Kant on self-knowledge and self-formation : the nature of inner experience /
As the pre-eminent Enlightenment philosopher, Kant famously calls on all humans to make up their own minds, independently from the constraints imposed on them by others. Kant's focus, however, is on universal human reason, and he tells us little about what makes us individual persons. In this b...
Cambridge University Press,
- Introduction: From inner experience to the self-formation of psychological persons
- Inner sense as the faculty for inner receptivity
- Temporal consciousness and inner perception
- The form of reflexivity and the expression of self-reference
- Consciousness of oneself as object
- The guiding thread of inner experience
- The demands of theoretical reason : self-knowledge and systematicity
- The demands of practical reason : self-formation and personhood
- Epilogue: Individuality and wholeness.