A Natural History of Pragmatism: The Fact of Feeling from Jonathan Edwards to Gertrude Stein

A Natural History of Pragmatism: The Fact of Feeling from Jonathan Edwards to Gertrude Stein

by Joan Richardson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521837480

ISBN-13: 9780521837484

Pub. Date: 09/01/2007

Publisher: Cambridge University Press


About the Author:
Joan Richardson is Professor of English, Comparative Literature, and American Studies at The Graduate Center, CUNY  See more details below

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About the Author:
Joan Richardson is Professor of English, Comparative Literature, and American Studies at The Graduate Center, CUNY

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521837484
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/01/2007
Series:
Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture Series, #152
Pages:
346
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

Preface     ix
List of abbreviations     xvii
Introduction: frontier instances     1
In Jonathan Edwards's room of the idea     24
Emerson's moving pictures     62
William James's feeling of if     98
Henry James's more than rational distortion     137
Wallace Stevens's radiant and productive atmosphere     179
Gertrude Stein, James's Melancthon/a     232
Notes     253
Bibliography     303
Index     316

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