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American philosophy.

Ralph B. Winn

American philosophy.

by Ralph B. Winn

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Published by Littlefield, Adams & Co. in Paterson, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, American,
  • Philosophers -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Other titlesSurvey of American philosophy
    SeriesA Littlefield, Adams quality paperback, no.162
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p.
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16484540M

    Selected Bibliography: Morality Matters: Race, Class, and Gender in Applied Ethics (McGraw-Hill, ). Affiliations: Identity in Academic Culture (University of Nebraska Press, ). If Classrooms Matter: Progressive Visions of Educational Environments (Routledge, ; with Walter R. Jacobs). On Anthologies: Politics and Pedagogy (University of Nebraska Press, ).   American Philosophy A Love Story (Book): Kaag, John J.: "John Kaag is a dispirited young philosopher at sea in his marriage and his career when he stumbles upon West Wind, a ruin of an estate in the hinterlands of New Hampshire that belonged to the eminent Harvard philosopher William Ernest Hocking. Hocking was one of the last true giants of American philosophy and a direct .

    Book Description. American Philosophy: The Basics introduces the history of American thought from early Calvinists to the New England Transcendentalists and from contract theory to contemporary African American philosophy. The key question it asks is: what it is that makes American Philosophy unique? This lively and compelling book moves through key periods in the development of American. American Philosophy A Love Story (Book): Kaag, John J.: "John Kaag is a dispirited young philosopher at sea in his marriage and his career when he stumbles upon West Wind, a ruin of an estate in the hinterlands of New Hampshire that belonged to the eminent Harvard philosopher William Ernest Hocking. Hocking was one of the last true giants of American philosophy and a direct intellectual.

    Classical American Philosophy: A Reflective Bequest to the Twenty-First Century. John J. McDermott - - Journal of Philosophy 81 (11) details American Philosophy in Philosophy of the Americas. Exploring the possibilities of American philosophy from the perspective of translation, and in turn elucidating the dynamism and tension within American philosophy, this book invokes the idea of philosophy as translation as human transformation and presents a broader concept of translation as internal to the nature of language and of human life.


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