A Boundary Concept: Kant’s Thing-in-Itself as a Regulative Idea

By Amogha Sahu, University of Toronto Abstract: In this paper, I will analyze Kant’s concept of the ‘thing-in-itself.’ I will begin by providing a summary of Kant’s metaphysics leading into his discussion of the ‘thing-in-itself’, at the end of the Transcendental Analytic. I will then provide a summary of Kant’s account of the ‘thing-in-itself’ and […]

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