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Immanuel Kant (1784): What Is Enlightenment?

WithJoyce Appleby, Elizabeth Covington, David Hoyt, Michael Latham, Allison Sneider

"What Is Enlightenment?” was originally written in 1784. This translation comes from Kant’s Political Writings, Hans Reiss, ed.; H.B. Nisbet, trans. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1971), pp. 85-92. ©Cambridge University Press, 1971. Reprinted by permission.