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Kant's System of Nature and FreedomSelected Essays$
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Paul Guyer

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780199273461

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273461.001.0001

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Kant on the Theory and Practice of Autonomy

Kant on the Theory and Practice of Autonomy

(p.115) 6 Kant on the Theory and Practice of Autonomy
Kant's System of Nature and Freedom

Paul Guyer (Contributor Webpage)

Oxford University Press

This chapter explores Kant's argument that freedom or autonomy can be achieved only through adherence to universal laws of action; his attempts to explain the value of autonomy through psychological and metaphysical arguments; and his recommendations for achieving autonomy in practice.

Keywords:   value of autonomy, freedom, universal laws

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