Kantian Pragmatism

Term: Spring 2010

Subject Code: GPHI

Course Number: 6105


During the past few decades there has been a resurgence of pragmatism.   Kant was a primary source of inspiration for Charles S. Peirce, the founder of American Pragmatism. In course we will focus on contemporary versions of Kantian Pragmatism and its critics.  Readings will include selections from Wilfrid Sellars, John McDowell, Robert Brandom, Hilary Putnam, Jürgen Habermas, and Richard Rorty.


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