Kant's "Critique of Pure Reason'": A Reader's Guide (A Reader's Guides)

Kant's "Critique of Pure Reason'": A Reader's Guide (A Reader's Guides)

By: James Luchte (author)Paperback

4 - 6 days availability

£13.79 RRP £14.99  You save £1.20 (8%) & FREE Saver Delivery on orders over £25


Continuum's Reader's Guides are clear, concise and accessible introductions to classic works of philosophy. Each book explores the major themes, historical and philosophical context and key passages of a major philosophical text, guiding the reader toward a thorough understanding of often demanding material. Ideal for undergraduate students, the guides provide an essential resource for anyone who needs to get to grips with a philosophical text.Kant's Critique of Pure Reason is arguably the most important work of philosophy of the last two centuries. It is a classic text that is encountered by virtually every student of philosophy. As such, this is a hugely important and exciting, yet notoriously challenging, piece of philosophical writing. In Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason': A Reader's Guide, James Luchte offers a clear and thorough account of this key philosophical work. The book offers a detailed review of the key themes and a lucid commentary that will enable readers to rapidly navigate the text. Geared towards the specific requirements of students who need to reach a sound understanding of the text as a whole, the guide explores the complex and important ideas inherent in the text and provides a cogent survey of the reception and influence of Kant's hugely important work.

Create a review

About Author

James Luchte is Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Wales, Lampeter. Previous publications include a translation of Nietzsche's poetry. He has taught Kant to undergraduate students for many years and currently runs a course on Kant and German Idealism that focuses largely on the Critique of Pure Reason.


1. Context; 2. Overview of Themes; 3. Reading the Text (detailed outline of sections); 4. Reception and Influence; 5. Notes on the Primary Text; 6. Bibliography.

Product Details

  • publication date: 24/05/2007
  • ISBN13: 9780826493224
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 206
  • ID: 9780826493224
  • weight: 245
  • ISBN10: 082649322X

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly