By Frederick Rauscher,Daniel Omar Perez

ISBN-10: 1580464157

ISBN-13: 9781580464154

Kant in Brazil is a amassed quantity of essays conceived on the 2005 foreign Kant Congress in Sao Paulo so as to make obtainable to Anglophone Kant students the very best paintings on Kant produced via Brazilian students. the supply of this fabric in English for the 1st time will advertise interplay among North American and Brazilian students in addition to let Anglophone readers all over the world to include very good yet formerly overlooked paintings into their very own debates approximately Kant.

The booklet includes an editor's creation supplying an outline of the institutional constitution of Kant reviews in Brazil. The essays that stick with, translated from Portuguese, contain a survey of the historical past of Kant experiences in Brazil during the last centuries in addition to interpretive essays that span the corpus of Kant's paintings in theoretical philosophy, ethics, political philosophy, historical past, aesthetics, and teleology. a number of forms of philosophy are placed into perform as well:analytical, philological, reflective, comparative, exhibiting the wide and various nature of Brazilian philosophy.

Frederick Rauscher is affiliate professor of philosophy at Michigan nation collage. Daniel Omar Perez is professor of philosophy on the Pontifical Catholic college of Parana, Brazil.

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