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Kant and Milton

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$61.50 • £49.95 • €55.50

ISBN 9780674050051

Publication Date: 04/01/2010


352 pages

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


  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes on Citations and the Term Succession
  • Introduction
  • 1. Kant and Milton: Fundamentals and Foundations
  • 2. Kant’s Journey in the Constellation of German Miltonism: Toward the Procedure of Succession
  • 3. Kant’s Miltonic Transfer to Exemplarity: The Succession to Milton’s “On His Blindness” in the Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals
  • 4. Kantian Tragic Form and Kantian “Storytelling”
  • 5. The Critique of Practical Reason and Samson Agonistes
  • 6. Kant’s Miltonic Procedure of Succession in a Key Moment of the Critique of Judgment
  • Conclusion: Constellation, Succession, and Kantian Poetry
  • Appendix: Kant’s Letter to Schiller, Citing Milton, and Its Parallelisms with Two Other Kantian Passages
  • Index

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