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“This is the greatest philosophical book of all time. This is Kant’s masterpiece.”
Adrian Moore, Philosopher
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Philosophy of Information
Luciano Floridi, Philosopher
“An illuminating way to think of the Critique is as a kind of prolonged wrestling match with Hume.”
Simon Blackburn, Philosopher
“All the concepts we use in thinking about the world, for example unity and causality, are only the properties of our ordinary experience. When we start thinking about things that lie beyond the bounds of our senses and try to apply these concepts to them, we get into trouble.”
Ideas that Matter
A C Grayling, Philosopher
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