PART 1: INTRODUCTORY MATERIAL How to Use this Book Abbreviations for Kant's Works A Sketch of Kant's Life Editor's Introduction: Some Main Themes of the Groundwork Analysis of Arguments Supplementary Reading PART 2: THE TEXT GROUNDWORK FOR THE METAPHYSICS OF MORALS Preface I: Passage from the Common Rational Knowledge of Morality to the Philosophical II: Transition from Popular Moral Philosophy to a Metaphysics of Morals III: Final Step from a Metaphysics of Morals to a Critique of Pure Practical Reason PART 3: REFERENCE MATERIAL Bibliography of Works Cited Index of Proper Names Index of Topics
Thomas E. Hill Jr. is Kenan Professor of Philosophy at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He has also taught at the University of California at Los Angeles and has held visiting appointments at Stanford University and the University of Minnesota. He has written widely on ethics and political philosophy. Books published previously include 'Human Welfare and Moral Worth' (2002), 'Respect, Pluralism and Justice: Kantian Perspectives' (2000) and 'Dignity and Practical Reason in Kant's Moral Theory' (1992). Arnulf Zweig currently teaches at Baruch College, City University of New York. He is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the University of Oregon and has held visiting appointments at Harvard and M.I.T. He is the editor and translator of Kant's correspondence and has published articles in the philosophy of law, ethics and the history of philosophy. Books published previously include 'Kant: Correspondence' (1999) and Kant: Philosophical Correspondence, 1759-1799 (1967, 1970).