0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Kant: Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason by Immanuel Kant

Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason is a key element of the system of philosophy which Kant introduced with his Critique of Pure Reason, and a work of major importance in the history of Western religious thought. It represents a great philosopher's attempt to spell out the form and content of a type of religion that would be grounded in moral reason and would meet the needs of ethical life. It includes sharply critical and boldly constructive discussions on topics not often treated by philosophers, including such traditional theological concepts as original sin and the salvation or 'justification' of a sinner, and the idea of the proper role of a church. This new edition includes slightly revised translations, a revised introduction with expanded discussion of certain key themes in the work, and up-to-date guidance on further reading.

Buy Kant: Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason by Immanuel Kant from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781316604021
ISBN-10: 1316604020
Format: Paperback / softback
(228mm x 152mm x 16mm)
Pages: 294
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 22-Feb-2018
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Kant: Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason by Immanuel Kant

Book Reviews - Kant: Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason by Immanuel Kant

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Kant: Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason book by Immanuel Kant and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Immanuel Kant

Robert Merrihew Adams is Emeritus Clark Professor of Moral Philosophy and Metaphysics at Yale University, Connecticut, and Recurring Visiting Professor at Rutgers University, New Jersey. He is the author, among other things, of several books including Leibniz: Determinist, Theist, Idealist (1994), Finite and Infinite Goods: A Framework for Ethics (1999), and A Theory of Virtue: Excellence in Being for the Good (2006).

A Preview for this title is currently not available.