Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics That Will Be Able to Come Forward As Science With Kant's Letter to Marcus Herz, February 27, 1772: The Paul Carus Translation

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  • Edition: 2nd
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  • Copyright: 2002-02-01
  • Publisher: Hackett Pub Co Inc

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This edition of Prolegomena includes Kant's letter of February 1772 to Marcus Herz, a momentous document in which Kant relates the progress of his thinking and announces that he is now ready to present a critique of pure reason.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
Introductionp. ix
Selected Bibliographyp. xvi
Note on the Textp. xvii
Prefacep. 1
Preamble on the Peculiarities of All Metaphysical Cognitionp. 9
First Part of the Main Transcendental Question
How Is Pure Mathematics Possible?p. 23
Second Part of the Main Transcendental Question
How Is Pure Natural Science Possible?p. 35
Appendix to Pure Natural Sciencep. 60
Third Part of the Main Transcendental Question
How Is Metaphysics in General Possible?p. 64
On the Determination of the Bounds of Pure Reasonp. 85
Solution of the General Question of the Prolegomena
"How Is Metaphysics Possible as Science?"p. 99
On What Can Be Done to Make Metaphysics as a Science Actualp. 105
A Specimen of a Judgment about the Critique Prior to Its Examinationp. 105
Proposals as to an Investigation of the Critique upon Which a Judgment May Followp. 112
Supplement: Kant's Letter to Marcus Herz, February 21, 1772p. 117
German-English List of Termsp. 123
Indexp. 129
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