Constructing Practical Reason: O’Neill on the Grounds of Kantian Constructivism

Besch, Thomas M.
March 2008
Journal of Value Inquiry;Mar2008, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p55
Academic Journal
The article reports on the construction of practical reason, which focuses on Onora O'Neill on the grounds of Kantian constructivism. It examines the case of O'Neill concerning Kantian constructivism or the critical conception of practical reasoning. According to the author, O'Neill's case is self-defeating, and will be self-defeating as long as there are people who are committed to reject the idea that thought is reasoned only if it is public.


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