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NEW RELEASE: CHRISTIAN KRIJNEN (ED.), “CONCEPTS OF NORMATIVITY: KANT OR HEGEL?” (BRILL, 2019)

NEW RELEASE: CHRISTIAN KRIJNEN (ED.), "CONCEPTS OF NORMATIVITY: KANT OR HEGEL?" (BRILL, 2019)

We are pleased to give notice of the release of the book Concepts of Normativity: Kant or Hegel?, edited by Christian Krijnen (Brill, 2019).

From the publisher’s website:

The influence of Kant’s understanding of morality is too strong to be ignored. Hegel, however, fundamentally criticized Kant for offering merely a ‘formal’ model of normativity that cannot sufficiently comprehend human action as free. Instead, Hegel argues in his doctrine of ethical life (Sittlichkeit) that the embeddedness of the acting subject must be taken into account when identifying normativity. Yet the issue of normativity in Kant and Hegel remains contested even today, not least due to the misunderstandings of their conceptions of the topic. The present volume explores developments within recent scholarship which enable a better understanding of the concept of normativity in the thought of Kant and Hegel.

For further information, please visit Brill’s website.

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