American thought from Puritanism to pragmatism and beyond

  • 438 Pages
  • 1.55 MB
  • English
P. Smith , New York
Philosophy, Ame
Statementby Woodbridge Riley.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 438 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13525491M

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Download free Pragmatism: A Reader epub, fb2 book. Menand has thoughtfully compiled a collection of some of the most seminal works written by adherents to the philosophy of pragmatism ranging from the first generation of pragmatist such as Peirce, James, and Dewey to the contemporary pragmatism of Rorty, Putnam, and West.


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Isaac Woodbridge Riley ( - September 2, ) was an American academic scholar who worked in and across the areas of Philosophy, Religion, and published work often combined two of these disciplines in considering the historical development of a social movement or entity (such as a 'church'), particularly examining the influence of the founders' psychological :New York City.

pragmatism has been deeply related to his life experience but also rooted in profound historical and cultural background, which exerts a far-reaching influence on the American pragmatism and formation of American national character.

Keywords: Benjamin Franklin, pragmatism, experimental approach, Puritanism 1. Introduction. White, Morton G.

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Pragmatism and the American Mind: Essays and Reviews in Philosophy and Intellectual History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Contents: 1. Coherence and correspondence in American thought.

The philosopher and the metropolis in America. Como, David R. Blown by the Spirit: Puritanism and the Emergence of An Antinomian Underground in Pre-Civil War England.

Stanford, Calif., Danner, Dan G. Pilgrimage to Puritanism: History and Theology of the Marian Exiles at Geneva. New York, Davies, Horton. The Worship of the American Puritans, – New York, The Origin and Development of Puritanism Puritanism: Puritanism was a loosely organized reform movement originating during the English Reformation of the sixteenth century.

The name came from efforts to "purify" the Church of England by those who felt. You may choose any book by an American author listed in the “Chronologies” sections of AIT2 with four qualifications: 1.) Preferably the book must not include a selection from the required reading. (You may choose a different book by the author.) 2.) The first publication date of your book should be between about and 3.).

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Intellectual history. Here is a brief (re)introduction to Miller as most of us first encountered him: historian of New England Puritanism.

books on pragmatism, Addams, Jane. Democracy and Social York: Macmillan, Addams, Jane. Newer Ideals of Peace. New York: Macmillan, After the War ofthere was an increasing desire to produce a uniquely American literature and culture, and a number of literary figures emerged, among them Washington Irving, William Cullen Bryant, and James Fenimore wrote humorous works in Salmagundi and the satire A History of New York, by Diedrich Knickerbocker ().

Bryant wrote early romantic and nature-inspired. “In pragmatism,” he writes, “one finds neither deep sensibility to alienation nor much anxiety about the eclipse of authority and truth.” This is the dismaying shallowness of our native thinkers.

No such shallowness can be attributed to Henry Adams, who is perhaps, for Diggins, the great hero of. This is a book of short essays collected from and illustrating the history of ethical thought in the United States, from the colonial background to the middle of the 20th century.

American Thought and Culture, to the Present REQUIRED READING: David A. Hollinger and Charles Capper, eds., philosophical pragmatism and the revolt against ethical formalism, social science and the This paper is an essay of 10 pages on a single book by an American.

The development of pragmatism is the most important achievement in the history of American philosophy. Gail Hamner here examines the European roots of the movement in a search for what makes Author: Nancy Frankenberry. Although the nonfiction book should be full of definite facts, the author can add some emotions to make this memoir or chronic and not so bored.

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Goetzmann’s Beyond the Revolution is actually content to end with Pragmatism, as though Game Over had popped up on the screen sometime in the mids. The rest, we can assume, is just : Allen C. Guelzo. Peirce later stated that the club witnessed the birth of the philosophy of pragmatism inwhich he elaborated (without using the term 'pragmatism' itself) in published articles in the late s.

His own role as the "father of pragmatism" should. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. The Primal Roots of American Philosophy: Pragmatism, Phenomenology, and Native American Thought.

Bruce Wilshire - - Pennsylvania State University Press. details Continuing his quest to bring American philosophy back to its roots, Bruce Wilshire connects the work of such thinkers as Thoreau, Emerson, Dewey, and James with Native American. Brill. + xiv pp. isbn (paperback).

Practicing Philosophy as Experiencing Life: Essays on American Pragmatism is a recent collection of essays edited by Krzysztof Piotr Skowroński. The essays, taken individually, are fascinating, but the pieces do not speak to each other enough to feel like a coherent volume.

I say this not to criticize the volume, but rather to explain. Provides a comprehensive history of philosophical thought in America. Brings together 24 newly commissioned essays written by leading scholars in American philosophy.

Covers all of the major eighteenth- nineteenth- and twentieth-century philosophical movements in America including idealism, pragmatism and naturalism.For much of our century, pragmatism has enjoyed a charmed life, holding the dominant point of view in American politics, law, education, and social thought in general.

After suffering a brief eclipse in the post- World War II period, pragmatism has enjoyed a revival, especially in literary theory and such areas as poststructuralism and. This thread is a "spoiler thread" and is a bibliography thread which identifies many of the books which were referenced or used as primary documents during the writing of The Metaphysical Club.

Additionally, we are using the same bibliography during the discussion on the book On Politics: A History of Political Thought: From Herodotus to the Present by Alan Ryan.