By Helmut Holzhey
Few philosophers stand out as boldly as Immanuel Kant. whereas he didn't write up to others, his precept works, Critique of natural cause, Critique of sensible cause, and Critique of Judgment, are recognized all over the world. in the course of his time, colleges of Kantianism speedy sprang up and have been later joined via colleges of Neokantianism. Admittedly, no longer all of Kant's ideas have elderly good, yet many are nonetheless taught one of the fundamentals of philosophy at the present time and consequently has to be recognized by way of each scholar. Holzhey and Mudroch supply a entire dictionary that might reduction not just scholars, but in addition academics and most of the people, because it includes 1000s of entries describing Kant's lifestyles and works, and explaining his recommendations in addition to the contributions of his fans (and additionally a few opponents). moreover, a lot of the writings of the Neokantians, in addition to the literature facing this move, will not be to be had in English, hence, this booklet offers an advent to this phenomenon to the English-language reader. Given the inevitable difficulties of language, the thesaurus is very valuable, whereas the bibliography makes the big quantities of literature extra obtainable.