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Kantian Moral Theory and the Destruction of the Self

1st Edition

By Sandra Jane Fairbanks


254 pages

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This book explains Kantian morality against an interrelated set of criticisms that constitute the most influential contemporary critique of Kantian morality. It demonstrates that a theory which emphasizes the guidance of impartial moral principles does not threaten a person's feelings of attachment.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- The Destruction of the Self -- The Motive of Duty -- The Requirement of Impartiality -- Duties to Oneself -- The Overridingness Thesis -- The Promotion of Integrity and Self-Realization

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