Speaker: Gonzalo Rodriguez-Pereyra (Oriel College, Oxford)
Title: 'Kant on the Best Possible World'
In his Attempt at some Reflections on Optimism (1759) Kant argues that, among all possible worlds, there is one and only one that is the best. In my paper I analyse and discuss Kant's arguments.
Convenors: Dr Joseph Schear, Dr Manuel Dries, and Prof Mark Wrathall
Webpage: Post-Kantian European Philosophy