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American thought from Puritanism to pragmatism and beyond

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Published by H. Holt and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, American

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Woodbridge Riley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB851 .R5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 373 p.
    Number of Pages373
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18081444M
    LC Control Number15004655

    “Who’s, What’s, I Don’t Know: A Musement on Eco’s Pragmatism,” The European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy (EJPAP) Special Issue, “Eco and Pragmatism” (forthcoming, Summer ). “I have wandered in a face ” Chap pp. in The Philosophy of Umberto Eco, Vol. XXXV, Library of Living Philosophers. American philosophy may have taken a wrong turn in the mid-twentieth century, when pragmatism gave way to a tradition of analytical philosophy that eschewed metaphysics as inherently meaningless and focused on the coherence or incoherence of linguistic structures. Simpson criticizes scholars who espouse the belief that Puritanism is alive and running the thought processes of the worlds most affluent nations. To demonstrate this, Simpson offers several examples, naming the statue of Oliver Cromwell and explaining the ideals he had in the seventeenth century would not exist in the modern-day society. Benjamin Franklin Practical yet idealistic, hard-working and enormously successful, Franklin recorded his early life in his famous Autobiography. Writer, printer, publisher, scientist, philanthropist, and diplomat, he was the most famous and respected private figure of his time.

    Classical American Pragmatism to the individual dealing with intractable questions about the human condition: the questions of ‘existence’ that religion ‘solves’. Such thoughts provoke emotional dis-turbances beyond a possible explanation by a natural or scientific solution.


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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.

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