Feeling and Orientation in Action: A Reply to Alix Cohen

Kantian Review 51 (5):329-350 (2021)
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Abstract

Alix Cohen argues that the function of feeling in Kantian psychology is to appraise and orient activity. Thus she sees feeling and agency as importantly connected by Kant’s lights. I endorse this broader claim, but argue that feeling, on her account, cannot do the work of orientation that she assigns to it.

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Melissa M Merritt
University of New South Wales

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