GPHI

6065

Kant's Critique of Pure Reason

New School for Social Research: Philosophy

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Kant's Critique of Pure Reason

Spring 2020

Taught By:

Section: A

CRN: 6786

Credits: 3

The course will involve a close reading of the Critique of Pure Reason. Among the topics we will analyze in class are the motivations for the Copernican turn; the synthetic-a priori; the nature of space, time and causality; transcendental idealism as the thesis that we know appearances and not things in themselves; Kant's understanding of subjectivity; the transcendental deduction; Kant's claim that rational thinking results in unavoidable metaphysical illusions (e.g. the Antinomies).

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Philosophy (GPHI)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 30

Add/Drop Deadline: February 3, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 12, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 6:00pm 11/22/2019 EST