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The Shadow of God

Kant, Hegel, and the Passage from Heaven to History

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674244610

Publication Date: 06/30/2022

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416 pages

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

Belknap Press


  • References and Abbreviations
  • 1. Introduction: A Not So Secular Age?
  • 2. An Idealist Theory of History
  • 3. Kant’s Anti-Determinism
  • 4. Freedom without Arbitrariness
  • 5. Kantian Ethics and the Ethics of Kant
  • 6. From Heaven to History
  • 7. Autonomy and Alienation
  • 8. Philosophy in History
  • 9. After Immortality
  • Afterword
  • Acknowledgements
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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