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- Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 24.99
The catalyst for much of classical pragmatist political thought was the great waves of migration to the United States in the early twentieth century. José-Antonio Orosco examines the work of several pragmatist social thinkers, including John Dewey, W. E. B. Du Bois, Josiah Royce, and Jane Addams, regarding the challenges large-scale immigration brings... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 146.01
While economic and other social science expertise is indispensable for successful public policy-making regarding global climate change, social scientists face trade-offs between the scientific credibility, policy-relevance, and legitimacy of their policy advice. From a philosophical perspective, this book systematically addresses these trade-offs... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 100.99
Drawing on a rich pragmatist tradition, this book offers an account of the different kinds of ?oughts?, or varieties of normativity, that we are subject to contends that there is no conflict between normativity and the world as science describes it. The authors argue that normative claims aim to evaluate, to urge us to do or not do something,... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99
Extrait : "Le pragmatisme s'est présenté lui-même très souvent comme une réaction contre les tendances maîtresses des systèmes qui l'ont précédé. Pour bien comprendre le sens et la portée de ce mouvement, il importe donc de considérer tout d'abord les doctrines, et particulièrement les théories de la connaissance qui ont, à partir de 1870 environ,... more...
- OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 49.99 US$ 42.99
Cheryl Misak offers a strikingly new view of the reception of American pragmatism in England. Supposedly it never recovered from the attacks of Russell and Moore; but Misak shows that Frank Ramsey, under the influence of Peirce, developed a pragmatist position of great promise, and that he transmitted that pragmatism to his friend Wittgenstein more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 123.50
The topic of rationality is treated in a perspective that integrates elements of philosophy of language, ratiovitalism, phenomenology, pragmatism, and philosophy of life. The approach is inspired by Ortega y Gasset and Wittgenstein. The contributions focus on: dynamics of belief and knowledge, the role of world-pictures and forms of life,... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99
La notion de vérité est ambiguë. On peut parler d'une proposition vraie ; mais on peut parler également de la vérité de son contenu, comme Platon a posé celle des objets hypostasiés en Idées, que vise d'après lui la connaissance ? more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
In our current social landscape, moral questions?about economic disparity, disadvantaging biases, and scarcity?are rightly receiving attention with a sense of urgency. This book argues that classical pragmatism offers a compelling and useful account of our engagement with moral life. The key arguments are first, that a broader reading of the pragmatist... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Toward a Metaphysics of Culture provides an initial, minimal, and original analysis of the concept of uniquely enlanguaged cultures of the human world and of the distinctive metaphysical features of whatever belongs to the things of that world: preeminently, persons, language, actions, artworks, products, history, practices, institutions, and norms.... more...
- Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 27.99
William James, Pragmatism, and American Culture focuses on the work of William James and the relationship between the development of pragmatism and its historical, cultural, and political roots in 19th-century America. Deborah Whitehead reads pragmatism through the intersecting themes of narrative, gender, nation, politics, and religion. As she considers... more...