Kant and Mendelssohn

PHIL 2080J S01 [CRN: 25895]

An examination of the intimately intertwined intellectual careers of Immanuel Kant and Moses Mendelssohn. Topics will include their approaches to philosophy; their metaphysics, including attitudes towards proofs of the existence of God and immortality; their aesthetics; and their positions on religion and religious liberty. Readings from a wide range of sources, including Mendelssohn's Philosophical Writings, Jerusalem, and Morning Hours, and Kant's Critiques, Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason, and Metaphysics of Morals.
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
40
Primary Instructor
Meetings
15:00 - 17:30 Wed - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
14