The Resource Philosophy Americana : making philosophy at home in American culture, Douglas R. Anderson

Philosophy Americana : making philosophy at home in American culture, Douglas R. Anderson

Label
Philosophy Americana : making philosophy at home in American culture
Title
Philosophy Americana
Title remainder
making philosophy at home in American culture
Statement of responsibility
Douglas R. Anderson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Beginning with the assumption that philosophy - the Greek love of wisdom - is alive and well in American culture, this work traverses American life to find places in the wider culture where professional philosophy in the distinctively American tradition can strike up a conversation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
191
Index
index present
LC call number
B936
LC item number
.A53 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American philosophy series,
Series volume
no. 18
Label
Philosophy Americana : making philosophy at home in American culture, Douglas R. Anderson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-288) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Born to run": male mysticism on the road
  • philosophy as teaching: James's "Knight errant," Thomas Davidson
  • Learning and teaching: gambling, love, and growth (with Michael Ventimiglia)
  • Emerson's platonizing of American thought
  • American loss in Cavell's Emerson
  • Emerson and Kerouac: Grievous angels of hope and loss
  • Pragmatic intellectuals: facing loss in the spirit of American philosophy
  • Some preliminary remarks on the origins of pragmatism
  • Royce, philosophy, and wandering: a job description
  • Wilderness as philosophical home
  • Working certainly and Deweyan wisdom
  • Wildness as political act
  • "After all, he's just a man": the wild side of life in country music
  • William James and the wild beasts of the philosophical desert
  • John Dewey's sensible mysticism
Control code
ocn155851315
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823235506
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt132jrx0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b24181304
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)155851315
  • pebcs0823235505

Library Locations

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