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By Howard Caygill

ISBN-10: 0631175342

ISBN-13: 9780631175346

During this new lexical survey of Kant's works, Howard Caygill offers Kantian options and terminology in phrases that may introduce and make clear his principles for college students and basic readers alike.

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19. 8. PC p. 220. 9. , 1912, p. 67. 10. Kant's knowledge of English and Scottish philosophers such as Locke, Hume, Hutcheson, Kames, Burke and Smith is widely appreciated; less well known is his taste for English literature, especially Samuel Butler's Hudibras and Henry Fielding's Tom Jones; see Malter, 1990, p. 73. 11. See Stavenhagen, 1949, pp. 810. The often underestimated dynamic and cosmopolitan character of Königsberg was beautifully expressed by Kant himself in a footnote to the Introduction to A: 'A large city like Königsberg on the river Pregel, the capital of a state, where the representative National Assembly of the government resides, a city with a university (for the cultivation of the sciences), a city also favoured by its location for maritime commerce, and which, by way of rivers, has the advantages of commerce with the interior of the country as well as with neighbouring countries of different languages and customs, can well be taken as an appropriate place for enlarging one's knowledge of people as well as of the world at large, where such knowledge can be acquired even without travel' (p.

Vorländer, 1911, p. 43. See also 'Einführung in Kants Vorlesungen' in Lehmann, 1969. Zedlitz was the most powerful advocate of the Enlightenment in the Prussian Government, and was in his post from 1771 until replaced by the anti-Enlightenment Wöllner in 1788, two years after the death of Frederick I. He took a personal interest in Kant's work and career, attending the lectures on his philosophy in Berlin by Markus Herz, requesting transcripts of Kant's lectures, and encouraging Kant to move to a more influential and better placed post in Halle.

T. von Rink, and pedagogy, again edited by Rink. L. Pölitz, and metaphysics (1821), again by Pölitz. 41 This of course is not to mention the publishing programme of the twentieth-century Academy Edition. The demand for transcripts and the publication of Kant's lectures shows that they were considered an integral part of his oeuvre even during his lifetime. However, his lectures also fed indirectly into his published texts. Tracing this influence is an extremely subtle branch of Kant scholarship which it would be inappropriate to pursue too closely at this point, although the following issues may be briefly addressed.

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