Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals, Paperback

Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals Paperback


This expanded edition of James Ellingtons preeminent translation includes Ellingtons new translation of Kants essay Of a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns in which Kant replies to one of the standard objections to his moral theory as presented in the main text: that it requires us to tell the truth even in the face of disastrous consequences.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 92 pages
  • Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History of Western philosophy
  • ISBN: 9780872201668


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