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Agency and Autonomy in Kant's Moral Theory: Selected Essays

Andrews Reath

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780199288830
eISBN:
9780191603648
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199288836.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book contains chapters on various features of Kant's moral psychology and moral theory, with particular emphasis on a conception of rational agency autonomy. The opening chapters explore ... More


The Nationalization of Consumers: The Political Language of American Advertising, 1890–1930

Charles F. McGovern

in Sold American: Consumption and Citizenship, 1890-1945

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807830338
eISBN:
9781469606040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807876640_mcgovern.6
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the political language of national advertising. It argues that advertisers drew on political metaphors and language to designate consumers, products, and consumption as ... More


The Rise of the Novel: Gender and Genre in Theories of Prose Fiction

Ros Ballaster

in Seductive Forms: Women's Amatory Fiction from 1684 to 1740

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198184775
eISBN:
9780191674341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198184775.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter surveys and evaluates 20th-century accounts of the late 17th- and 18th-century novel, arguing for a more sophisticated analysis of the role of the sexual fantasy and party-political ... More


The Sovereign Heart

Heather Webb

in The Medieval Heart

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300153934
eISBN:
9780300153941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300153934.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter looks at convergences between physiologies and political metaphors in terms of the two tensions that delineate a recurrent alternation between two sets of configurations of the human. ... More


Political Philosophy in War and Peace

Gerald M. Mara

in Between Specters of War and Visions of Peace: Dialogic Political Theory and the Challenges of Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190903916
eISBN:
9780190903947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190903916.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

This book interprets how ideas of war and peace have functioned as frames of reference within the history of Western political philosophy. Its purposes are both theoretical and practical. These ... More


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