American Philosophy

Author: John Kaag
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374713111
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It is James’s question “Is life worth living?” that guides this remarkable book. The books Kaag discovers in the Hocking library are crawling with insects and full of mold.

American Philosophy

Author: John Kaag
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9780374537203
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It is James’s question “Is life worth living?” that guides this remarkable book. The books Kaag discovers in the Hocking library are crawling with insects and full of mold.

American Philosophy

Author: John Kaag
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374154481
Size: 57.16 MB
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As he begins to catalog and preserve these priceless books, Kaag rediscovers the very tenets of American philosophy - self-reliance, pragmatism, the transcendent - and sees them in a twenty-first-century context.

Thinking Through The Imagination

Author: John J. Kaag
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0823254933
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Traces the concept of the imagination through German idealism of the 18th century, the American philosophy of Charles Sanders Peirce, and the findings of contemporary cognitive neuroscience in order to argue for the centrality of aesthetics ...

America The Philosophical

Author: Carlin Romano
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307958213
Size: 74.51 MB
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Smart and provocative, America the Philosophical is a rebellious tour de force that both celebrates our country’s unparalleled intellectual energy and promises to bury some of our most hidebound cultural clichés.

A History Of American Philosophy

Author: Herbert Wallace Schneider
Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publ.
ISBN: 9788120824546
Size: 47.51 MB
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The philosophical analysis that grew up in Cambridge under the leadership of Whitehead, russel and Moore, the sophisticated, modernized versions of Catholic scholasticism from Paris and the the schools of value theory, existentialism, ...

Time In The Ditch

Author: John McCumber
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
ISBN: 9780810118096
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Explores the damaging effects of McCarthyism on American philosophy during the 1940s and 1950s.

American Philosophy

Author: Erin McKenna
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1441183752
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This book presents a survey of the historical development of American philosophy, as well as coverage of key contemporary issues in America including race theory, feminism, indigenous peoples, and environmentalism and is the ideal ...

Native Pragmatism

Author: Scott L. Pratt
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253108906
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This book casts new light on pragmatism's complex origins and demands a rethinking of African American and feminist thought in the context of the American philosophical tradition.

How It Is

Author: Viola Faye Cordova
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816526499
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Arranges the work of Viola Cordova, presenting her understanding and interpretation of the interactions between people and nature.