Madness in the Organic Order of Space. Kant and the Imagination

Marco Costantini


In this paper, I first examine the classification of mental derangements contained in Kant’s Anthropology from a Pragmatic Point of View, in order to highlight the role played by imagination in their pathogenesis. Later, on the basis of this examination, I reflect on the origins of critical philosophy, which can be seen as an attempt to construct a control device for the imagination structured as a systematic, organic space.

Palabras clave

Critical Philosophy; Imagination; Kant; Mental Disorders; Mental Illness; Space; System

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