/ Kant's Metaphysics of the Self
Not many philosophers would turn to Kant for a positive view about the metaphysics of the self (the referent of 'I'>. On the contrary, most of Kant's interpreters read him as a warning that any attempt to give a positive account of the self's nature is doomed to failure, and as building his theories without metaphysical assumptions about the self. This broad interpretive approach, which I'll call the "anti-metaphysical interpretation," often sees Kant's project as anticipating Wittgenstein's claims that the self or subject "doesn't belong to the world, but is a limit of the world."
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