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The Second-Person Standpoint

Morality, Respect, and Accountability

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$31.50 • £25.95 • €28.50

ISBN 9780674034624

Publication Date: 09/30/2009


362 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Preface
  • I.
    • 1. The Main Ideas I
    • 2. The Main Ideas II
    • 3. The Second-Person Stance and Second-Personal Reasons
  • II.
    • 4. Accountability and the Second Person
    • 5. Moral Obligation and Accountability
    • 6. Respect and the Second Person
  • III.
    • 7. The Psychology of the Second Person
    • 8. Interlude: Hume Versus Reid on Justice (with Contemporary Resonances)
  • IV.
    • 9. Morality and Autonomy in Kant
    • 10. The Second Person and Dignity: Variations on Fichtean Themes
    • 11. Freedom and Practical Reason
    • 12. A Foundation for Contractualism
  • Works Cited
  • Index

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