The Pragmatic Turn / Edition 1

The Pragmatic Turn / Edition 1

by Richard J. Bernstein
     
 

In this major new work, Richard J. Bernstein argues that many of the most important themes in philosophy during the past one hundred and fifty years are variations and developments of ideas that were prominent in the classical American pragmatists: Charles S. Peirce, William James, John Dewey and George H Mead.See more details below

Overview

In this major new work, Richard J. Bernstein argues that many of the most important themes in philosophy during the past one hundred and fifty years are variations and developments of ideas that were prominent in the classical American pragmatists: Charles S. Peirce, William James, John Dewey and George H Mead.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745649078
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/04/2010
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Prologue 1

1 Charles S. Peirce's Critique of Cartesianism 32

2 The Ethical Consequences of William James's Pragmatic Pluralism 53

3 John Dewey's Vision of Radical Democracy 70

4 Hegel and Pragmatism 89

5 Pragmatism, Objectivity, and Truth 106

6 Experience after the Linguistic Turn 125

7 Hilary Putnam: The Entanglement of Fact and Value 153

8 Jurgen Habermas's Kantian Pragmatism 168

9 Richard Rorty's Deep Humanism 200

Notes 217

References 244

Name Index 253

Subject Index 256

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