The Resource A Third Concept of Liberty : Judgment and Freedom in Kant and Adam Smith

A Third Concept of Liberty : Judgment and Freedom in Kant and Adam Smith

Label
A Third Concept of Liberty : Judgment and Freedom in Kant and Adam Smith
Title
A Third Concept of Liberty
Title remainder
Judgment and Freedom in Kant and Adam Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Taking the title of his book from Isaiah Berlin's famous essay distinguishing a negative concept of liberty connoting lack of interference by others from a positive concept involving participation in the political realm, Samuel Fleischacker explores a third definition of liberty that lies between the first two. In Fleischacker's view, Kant and Adam Smith think of liberty as a matter of acting on our capacity for judgment, thereby differing both from those who tie it to the satisfaction of our desires and those who translate it as action in accordance with reason or "will." Integrating the thou
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
  • 123.5
  • 323.44
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC181.K4F58 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
A Third Concept of Liberty : Judgment and Freedom in Kant and Adam Smith
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
ocn700688573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (351 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400822942
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctttnpp
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32241070
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)700688573
  • pebcs1400822947

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