Revisiting the Maxim-Law Dynamic in the Light of Kant’s Theory of Action
... potential laws” and “laws that are not maxims”.
Albrecht, M., 2009. Kant’s Justification of the Role of Maxims in Ethics. In: K. Ameriks and O. Höffe, eds. 2009. Kant’s Moral and Legal Philosophy. Translated by N. Walker. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 134-155.
Allison, H. E., 1990. Kant’s Theory of Freedom. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Atwell, J. E., 1986. Ends and Principles in Kant’s Moral Thought. Dordrecht: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers.
Beck, L. W., 1960. A Commentary ...
Stakeholder approach to the implementation of the ‘third mission’ of universities
The implementation of the ‘third mission’ by universities is a significant area of research that has been explored by many Russian and international experts. The ‘third mission’ means engaging with society. Alongside education and research, it is an important factor in the successful development ...
Types of Representational Content in Kant
Allais, L., 2016. Conceptualism and Nonconceptualism in Kant: A Survey of the Recent Debate. In: D. Schulting, ed. 2016. Kantian Nonconceptualism. London: Palgrave, pp. 1-25.
Allison, H. E., 1973. The Kant-Eberhard Controversy. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.
Allison, H. E., 1985. The Originality of Kant’s Distinction between Analytic and Synthetic Judgments. In: R. Kennington, ed. 1985. The Philosophy of Immanuel Kant. Washington: Catholic University of America Press, pp. 15-38.
Is Spinoza’s Ethics Heteronomous in the Kantian Sense of the Term?
... for autonomy in the Kantian sense of the term. I end the article by presenting possible explanations of the fact that Spinoza’s ethics is frequently seen as a case of heteronomy.
Allison, H., 1990. Kant’s Theory of Freedom. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Beiser, F. C., 1987. The Fate of Reason: German Philosophy from Kant to Fichte. Cambridge & London: Harvard University Press.
Cohen, G. A., 2001. If You’re an Egalitarian How Come You’re so Rich? Cambridge & London: Harvard University ...
The Role of the Sublime in Kant’s Religion: Moral Motivation and Empirical Possibility
... ways: as a representation of a maximum of morality that can ground our moral disposition and in so doing acts as a standard for morality. More precisely, the following argument is made: 1) the sublime nature of the image of Christ — as an image of universal respect for the law — awakens the moral feeling of subjects in the sense of the possibility of overcoming one’s perverted nature; 2) as moral perfection it provides immediate transparency to the end goal of morality; 3) just as in the case ...
The Universe of Science. The Architectonic Ideas of Science, Sciences and their Parts in Kant
I argue that Kant has developed a broad systematic account of the architectonic functionality of pure reason that can be used and advanced in contemporary contexts. Reason, in the narrow sense, is responsible for the picture of a well-ordered universe of science consisting of architectonic ideas of science, sciences and parts of sciences. In the first section (I), I show what Kant means by the architectonic ideas by explaining and interrelating the concepts of (a) the faculty of reason, (b) ...
Kant on Human Dignity: Autonomy, Humanity, and Human Rights
... notion of autonomy and dignity should now be considered as the central claim of Kant’s ethics, rather than the universalisation of maxims. Kant’s ethics are termed as repugnant for they place a high demand on the universalisation of maxims as a universal moral principle. As a result, they argue that there is an urgent need to rescue Kant’s ethics from the controversies surrounding maxims and universalisability, and the best way to rescue his ethics is by “leaving deontology behind”. It ...
Universities of the North-western federal district in Russian-Finnish research cooperation
This article focuses on the cooperation between universities of the North-western federal district (NWFD) of the Russian Federation, Sweden, and Finland, its intensity and territorial differentiation. The analysis was conducted on the basis of public domain information on the international activity ...
Trouble in the Kingdom of Ends (Rev.: C. M. Korsgaard, Fellow Creatures: Our Obligations to the Other Animals. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018, 252 pp.)
Kant, I., 1991. Conjectures on the Beginning of Human History. In: I. Kant, 1991. Political Writings. Edited by H. Reiss, translated by H. B. Nisbet. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 221-235.
Korsgaard, C.M., 1996a. Creating the Kingdom of Ends. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Korsgaard, C.M., 1996b. The Sources of Normativity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Korsgaard, C.M., 2004. Fellow Creatures: ...
Kant’s Dissertation for the Master’s Degree On Fire and the Transformations of his Ideas of Ethereal Matter
Förster, E., 1987. Is There ‘a Gap’ in Kant‘s Critical System? Journal for the History of Philosophy, 25, pp. 533-555.
Förster, E., 1989. Kants Selbstsetzungslehre. In: E. Förster, 1989. Kant’s Transcendental Deductions. Stanford: Stanford University Press, pp. 217-238.
Förster, E., 2000. Kant’s Final Synthesis. An Essay on the Opus Postumum. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
Friedman, M., 1992. Kant and the Exact Sciences. Cambridge, Mass.; London: Harvard University Press....
The Real Target of Kant’s “Refutation”
... reading by showing that Kant’s “Refutation” is doomed to fail against all forms of global scepticism, but is quite successful against Mendelssohn’s idealism.
Allison, H. E., 2004. Kant’s Transcendental Idealism. 2nd edition. New Haven: Yale University Press.
Almeida, G. A. de, 2013. Kant e a Refutação do Idealismo II. Analytica, 17(12), pp. 13-50.
Ameriks, K., 2003. Interpreting Kant’s Critiques. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Aquila, R. E., 1979. Personal Identity and Kant’s “Refutation ...
US universities as educational and scientific centres
This article considers the concept of a US University as a centre for education and research, which includes the mechanism of generation and distribution of knowledge, as well as innovation implementation within joint research programmes with commercial enterprises.
The future ...
Moral inscrutability and self-constitution in Kant (translated from the English by V. Belonogova and D. Khizanishvili, edited by V. Chaly)
... fact often ignored in secondary sources.
Gesinnung, inscrutability, self-constitution, moral self-presupposition, groundlessness
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Kant’s logic and Strawson’s metaphysics
This article defines the way of interaction between formal and transcendental logic through introducing ontological considerations based on P. Strawson's descriptive metaphysics. The notions of a particular, a sortal universal, and a feature universal are introduced into the transcendental limitation on the inferences of formal logic.
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Deduction of Freedom vs Deduction of Experience in Kant’s Metaphysics
... theoretical sphere forbids speculative reason to go beyond experience. Practical deduction has pointed to the intelligible world and has proved its “legitimacy”.
Allais, L., 2015. Manifest Reality. Kant’s Idealism and His Realism. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Allison, H., 2015. Kant’s Transcendental Deduction. An Analytical-Historical Commentary. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Allison, H., 1983. Kant’s Transcendental Idealism. An Interpretation and Defence. New Haven and London: Yale ...
Evolution of International Research Cooperation models in the Contemporary Foreign Policy Environment
... in cultural and historical backgrounds and dissimilar foreign policy contents and formats. Through comparing a variety of foreign policy approaches (including that of the Russian Federation), the author answers the question about the contribution of universities to the development of mechanisms of cooperation and mutual understanding in the modern world — a world increasingly influenced by information and communication technologies.
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John Rawls’ interpretation of categorical imperative in “Theory of Justice”
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Forms of International Cooperation in Environmental Education: the Experience of Saint Petersburg State University
The authors analyse different forms of environmental education projects and programmes implemented in the Baltic Sea region. The first one is “The Baltic University” programme taught in English. The “Baltic University” is a network of more than 200 universities from 14 counties of the Baltic Sea region. This education programme offers an opportunity for students to enroll on bachelor and master degree ...
Innovative education for the Baltic region: the experience of the Finnish-Russian Cross-border University
The article defines the innovative features of teaching international relations in the Baltic Sea Region at the graduate level, taking as an example the double degree program in international relations of the Finnish-Russian Cross-Border University, set up by the St. Petersburg State University and the University of Tampere the article also evaluates specific features of other similar programs taught in universities around the Baltic Sea.
Kuzmin, Ju. S., Novikova, I. N....
The development of universal learning actions in primary school students by means of project-task technology
This article presents a model of formation of universal learning actions in younger school students through solving project tasks. The author offers a technology of its implementation, which makes it possible to create personal, regulatory, informative, and communicative universal educational actions....
The Nature of Appearance in Kant’s Transcendentalism: A Seman- tico-Cognitive Analysis
... empirical thing in itself is its reference (Bedeutung).
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Aquila, R., 1979. Things in Themselves and Appearances: Intentionality and Reality....
Strategic development of a university in the Russian exclave
The article focuses on key characteristics of modern universities (global, scientific and entrepreneurial) ones. The authors discuss prospects of the strategic development of the university in the Russian exclave.
Uchenye bez nauki. Institucional'nyj analiz sfery // Publichnye ...
"All bigger things are clearer from a distance": some results of cooperation between philologists from the Immanuel Kant State University of Russia and the University of Warmia and Mazury
The author analyses cooperation of slavists from the Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University and University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn. This cooperation began in 1980 when an agreement of cooperation between the two universities was signed. The paper focuses on the main areas of cooperation and assesses its results. The author ...
Kantian Ethical Humanism in Late Imperial Russia
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The Problem of the Relationship between Apperception, Self-Consciousness and Consciousness in Kant’s Critical Philosophy
... names for apperception. Kant uses the concept of Apperzeption as a synonym of self-consciousness because his concept of consciousness follows the Leibniz-Wolffian tradition.
Allison, H., 1983. Kant’s Transcendental Idealism. New Haven: Yale University Press.
Ameriks, K., 2000a. Kant and the Fate of Autonomy: Problems in the Appropriation of the Critical Philosophy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Ameriks, K., 2000b. Kant’s Theory of Mind. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
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Darwinism as the Missing Link in Kant’s Critical Philosophy
... two interpretations of transcendental idealism (two-world vs. two-aspect interpretation) finds a solution through their reconciliation.
Allison, H. E., 2004. Kant’s Transcendental Idealism: An Interpretation and Defence. New Haven; London: Yale University Press.
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Specific features of internationalization of higher education in the framework of the Northern Dimension
This article analyzes the internationalization of universities, taking part in international cooperation in the Barents Euro-Arctic region. The case analysis focuses on the experience of Murmansk State Technical University in the Barents Cross-Border University international project implemented together ...
Set of algorithms for constructing university timetable — part 2: Data presentation structure and algorithm for building a base solution
An algorithm for building a base multitude of solutions for the university timetabling problem is proposed. An algorithm allowed to get at least one correct timetable if such exists. Computational complexity is reduced with using a special set of heuristics and timetable data presentation model.
Burke E., Kingston ...
On the Role of Gesinnung in Kant’s Ethics and Philosophy of Religion. Part I
... 1883. First Part of the Philosophical Theory of Religion. In: Immanuel Kant’s Critique of Practical Reason and Other Works on the Theory of Ethics. London: Longmans, pp. 323-360.
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On the morals-centrism of Kant’s transcendental anthropology and the role of morals in human nature
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Generation of exact solutions of Fridman equations leading to Cardy–Verlinde formula by Darboux transformation
... Darboux transformation are offered, which let generate such solutions. Exact solutions are obtained, for which Cardy — Verlinde formula is valid at least near some singularities.
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Set of algorithms for constructing university timetable – part 1: system of evaluating timetable quality based on fuzzy logic and features of algorithm for searching an optimal timetable
A new approach for evaluating the quality of University timetables is proposed. This approach uses a multicriterion expert system with two quality
indexes: the average penalty imposed on timetabling and highest penalty imposed on one of the constraints. The system based on a series of intelligible ...
Universality of foreign language and culture specialists in relation to a new resultative quality of professional education of linguists
This paper sets out to examine the potential value of professional universality of foreign language and culture specialists in relation to a new resultative quality of their professional education and professional development. The purpose of revealing the interrelation is to prove the importance of professional universality ...
Translation: the puzzle of colour
This research contributes to the study of colour terms as a cognitive phenomenon. Since colour is not a universal concept and an ordinary mind does not perceive colour separately from the object, it is possible to observe the knowledge about colour, which exists in the language but does not exist in its physical sense. We hold that the given knowledge ...
How did Kant’s death mask end up in Tartu? Surprising finding at the archive of Art Museum of Tartu University
This article tells how Kant's deathmask ended up in the Museum of Classical Antiquities of the University of Tartu.
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3. Immanuel Kant: sein Leben ...
How did Kant’s death mask end up in Tartu? A surprising finding at the archive of Art Museum of the University of Tartu
This article tells the story of how Kant's death mask ended up in the Museum of Classical Antiquities of the University of Tartu.
1. Stolovich L. N. O sud'be tartuskoj kantiany // Kantovskij sbornik. 2008. 1 (27). S. 94—108.
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3. Immanuel Kant: sein Leben in Darstellungen von Zeitgenossen. Die Biographien ...
Modern approaches to university physical education: the experience of incorporating a fitness programme in the curriculum
The article explores new approaches to physical education in university. One of the ways to ensure modernization of physical education is the incorporation of various fitness programmes in the elective part of the curriculum. The author describes the impact of fitness programmes on learning outcomes and characterizes ...
Kant's categorical imperative as a subject of critical analysis
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Kant's logic and Strawson's metaphysics
This article defines the way of interaction between formal and transcendental logic through introducing ontological considerations based on P. Strawson's descriptive metaphysics. The notions of a particular, a sortal universal and a feature universal are introduced into the transcendental limitation on the inferences of formal logic.
1. Аристотель. Категории // Аристотель. Соч.: в 4 т. М., 1978. Т. 2. С. 53—90.
2. Брюшинкин ...
The implementation of the competence approach of the Federal state educational standards at a medical university
This article reports the result of test mode introduction of project learning at a medical university. This technology is used within the curriculum of the “Medical Cybernetics” field of study. The process brought together a state medical university (professors), clinics (medical personnel), and a private development company (system analysts)....