The Oxford Handbook of American Philosophy by Cheryl MisakThe Oxford Handbook of American Philosophy by Cheryl Misak

The Oxford Handbook of American Philosophy

EditorCheryl Misak

Paperback | October 1, 2010

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Cheryl Misak presents the first collective study of the development of philosophy in North America, from the 18th century to the end of the 20th century. Twenty-six leading experts examine distinctive features of American philosophy, trace notable themes, and consider the legacy and influenceof notable figures. This will be the first reference point for future work on the subject, and a fascinating resource for anyone interested in modern philosophy or American intellectual history.
Cheryl Misak is Professor of Philosophy and Deputy Provost at the University of Toronto
Title:The Oxford Handbook of American PhilosophyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:656 pagesPublished:October 1, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199592470

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Table of Contents

1. Roger Ward: Jonathan Edwards and 18th Century Religious Philosophy2. Russell B. Goodman: Emerson, Romanticism and Classical American Pragmatism3. Douglas Anderson: Peirce and Pragmatism: American Connections4. Henry Jackman: William James5. Matthew Festenstein: John Dewey: Inquiry, Ethics and Democracy6. Kelly Parker: Josiah Royce: Idealism, Transcendentalism, Pragmatism7. Glenn Tiller: George Santayana: Ordinary Reflection Systematized8. Cornelis De Waal: A Pragmatist Wordview: George Herbert Mead's Philosophy of the Act9. Mitchell Aboulafia: W.E.B. Dubois: Double-Consciousness, Jamesian Sympathy and the Critical Turn10. Robert Westbrook: The Pragmatist Family Romance11. Cheryl Misak: The Reception of Early American Pragmatism12. John Lango: Whitehead's Metaphysical System13. Joseph Heath: Thorstein Veblen and American Social Criticism14. Robert Talisse: Pragmatism and the Cold War15. Chris Hookway: Pragmatism and the Given: C.I. Lewis, Quine and Peirce16. Arif Ahmed: W. V. Quine17. Alan Richardson: Philosophy of Science in America18. Hanjo Glock: The Influence of Wittgenstein on American Philosophy19. Mark Lance: Placing in a Space of Norms: Neo-Sellarsian Philosophy in the 21st Century20. Bjorn Ramberg: Rorty, Davidson and the Future of Metaphysics in America21. Scott Soames: Analytic Philosophy in America22. Danielle Macbeth: Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics23. Kok-Chor Tan: Liberal Equality: What, Where and Why24. Brian Bix: Legal Philosophy in America25. Brad Hooker: American Moral Philosophy26. Ann Garry: Essences, Intersections and American Feminism