Kantian Ethics Essay

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RKUD 3020 ISLAMIC ETHICS Section 2 Title: Kantian Ethics Group Name: Husain bin Ab Wahab 1111589 Nurul Makkiah binti Ismail 1118838 Siti Anith binti Shahrin 1017980 Instructor: Dr. Maziah binti Mustapha Outline Founder of Kantianism * Immanuel Kant profile * Family Background * Educational background * Kant Work Kantianism Theory 1. Kantian Ethics theory * Kant CI 1. Principle of Maxim and Universal Law 2. Principle of End 3. Principle of Autonomy * Factors of Kantianism Influences 1. Pietism 2. The work of Rousseau 3. Debate between Rationalism and Empiricism Islamic Criticism * Kantian Ethics are not flexible and moderate * Man as independence source of moral values * Kantian Ethical dismisses the emotion Conclusion * Summary * References Kantian Ethics Founder of Kantian Ethics Immanuel Kant Historical Background First and foremost, Immanuel Kant were born on April 22, 1724 and died on February 12, 1804 in Konigsberg, the capital of Prussia at that time, today known as city of Kaliningrad in Russian. He was the fourth of nine children. Originally his name is Baptized 'Emanuel', he changed his name to 'Immanuel' after learning Hebrew. Kant lived in remote province where he was born for his entire life. In his entire life, he never traveled more than ten miles from Konigsberg. Furthermore, the background of Kant parent is Immanuel Kant father Johann Georg Kant (1682–1746), was a German harness maker from Memel, at the time Prussia's most northeastern city (now Klaipeda, Lithuania). His mother, Anna Regina Reuter (1697–1737), was born in Nuremberg. Kant's paternal grandfather had emigrated from Scotland to East Prussia, and his father still spelled their family name "Cant". In term of educational background, At the
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