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Conversations on PeirceReals and Ideals

Conversations on Peirce: Reals and Ideals

Douglas Anderson and Carl Hausman

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780823234677
eISBN:
9780823238842
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823234677.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

The book is a collection of chapters on the work of Charles S. Peirce that grew out of conversations between the authors over the last decade and a half. The chapters focus primarily on Peirce's ... More

Doing Philosophy PersonallyThinking about Metaphysics, Theism, and Antiblack Racism

Doing Philosophy Personally: Thinking about Metaphysics, Theism, and Antiblack Racism

Dwayne A. Tunstall

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823251605
eISBN:
9780823252725
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251605.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book contends that Gabriel Marcel’s reflective method is animated by two extraphilosophical commitments. Marcel’s first extraphilosophical commitment is to an ethico-religious insight where the ... More

The Drama of PossibilityExperience as Philosophy of Culture

The Drama of Possibility: Experience as Philosophy of Culture

John J. McDermott

Douglas R. Anderson (ed.)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823226627
eISBN:
9780823235704
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823226627.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book traces the trajectory of John J. McDermott's philosophical career through a selection of his essays. Many were originally occasional pieces and address specific issues in ... More

Faith in LifeJohn Dewey's Early Philosophy

Faith in Life: John Dewey's Early Philosophy

Donald J. Morse

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823234707
eISBN:
9780823240760
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823234707.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book considers John Dewey's early philosophy on its own terms and aims to explicate its key ideas. It does so through the fullest treatment to date of his youthful masterwork, the Psychology. ... More

Freedom and Limits

Freedom and Limits

John Lachs

Patrick Shade (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256747
eISBN:
9780823261390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256747.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This collection of articles by American philosopher, John Lachs, includes Lachs's discussions of philosophy of mind, medical ethics, his theories of mediation and choice-inclusive facts, and his ... More

The Human ErosEco-ontology and the Aesthetics of Existence

The Human Eros: Eco-ontology and the Aesthetics of Existence

Thomas Alexander

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823251209
eISBN:
9780823252756
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251209.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book explores themes in classical American philosophy, primarily the thought of John Dewey, but also that of Ralph Waldo Emerson, George Santayana, and Native American traditions. It argues that ... More

John Dewey Between Pragmatism and Constructivism

John Dewey Between Pragmatism and Constructivism

Stefan Neubert and Kersten Reich

Larry A. Hickman (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823230181
eISBN:
9780823235339
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823230181.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

Many contemporary constructivists are particularly attuned to Dewey's penetrating criticism of traditional epistemology, which offers rich alternatives for understanding processes of ... More

Loyalty to LoyaltyJosiah Royce and the Genuine Moral Life

Loyalty to Loyalty: Josiah Royce and the Genuine Moral Life

Mathew A. Foust

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823242696
eISBN:
9780823242733
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823242696.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

As a virtue, loyalty has an ambiguous place in our thinking about moral judgments. We lauded the loyalty of firefighters who risked their lives to save others on 9/11, while condemning the loyalty of ... More

The Normative Thought of Charles S. Peirce

The Normative Thought of Charles S. Peirce

Cornelis de Waal and Krysztof Piotr Skowronski (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823242443
eISBN:
9780823250769
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823242443.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This volume explores the three normative sciences that Peirce distinguished (aesthetics, ethics, and logic) and their relation to phenomenology and metaphysics. The chapters approach this topic from ... More

Pets, People, and Pragmatism

Pets, People, and Pragmatism

Erin McKenna

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823251148
eISBN:
9780823252886
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251148.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

Pragmatism is used to explore human beings relationships with horses, dogs, and cats. This results in some surprising conclusions such as respectful relations may require humans to continue in some ... More

Philosophy AmericanaMaking Philosophy at Home in American Culture

Philosophy Americana: Making Philosophy at Home in American Culture

Douglas R. Anderson

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823225507
eISBN:
9780823235506
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823225507.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book begins with the assumption that philosophy—the Greek love of wisdom—is alive and well in American culture. At the same time, professional philosophy remains relatively invisible. This book ... More

The Politics of SurvivalPeirce, Affectivity, and Social Criticism

The Politics of Survival: Peirce, Affectivity, and Social Criticism

Lara Trout

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232956
eISBN:
9780823235803
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232956.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

How can sincere, well-meaning people unintentionally perpetuate discrimination based on race, sex, sexuality, or other socio-political factors? To address this question, this book engages a neglected ... More

The Practical AnarchistWritings of Josiah Warren

The Practical Anarchist: Writings of Josiah Warren

Crispin Sartwell (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823233700
eISBN:
9780823241828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233700.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book presents the writings of Josiah Warren (1798–1873), often called “the first American anarchist.” Many of his writings are published here for the first time, or for the first time since they ... More

Pragmatic Pluralism and the Problem of God

Pragmatic Pluralism and the Problem of God

Sami Pihlstrom

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823251582
eISBN:
9780823252763
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251582.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book responds to the currently unclear situation in the philosophy of religion by developing a version of pragmatic pluralism. This position is developed through a critical articulation and ... More

Pragmatism as Post-PostmodernismLessons from John Dewey

Pragmatism as Post-Postmodernism: Lessons from John Dewey

Larry A. Hickman

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823228416
eISBN:
9780823235544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823228416.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

The author presents John Dewey as very much at home in the busy mix of contemporary philosophy — as a thinker whose work now, more than fifty years after his death, still furnishes ... More

Pragmatism in the Americas

Pragmatism in the Americas

Gregory Fernando Pappas (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823233670
eISBN:
9780823241804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233670.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

In the last ten years, investigators worldwide have focused on the connections between the philosophy of classical figures in American pragmatism (e.g., William James, Charles Peirce, and John Dewey) ... More

Pragmatism with PurposeSelected Writings

Pragmatism with Purpose: Selected Writings

Peter Hare

Joseph Palencik, Douglas Anderson, and Steven A. Miller (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264322
eISBN:
9780823266777
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264322.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book is a collection of selected writings by the late Peter Hare, a leading proponent of the American philosophical tradition. The volume includes chapters on “holistic pragmatism” that the ... More

The Problem of the Color Line at the Turn of the Twentieth CenturyThe Essential Early Essays

The Problem of the Color Line at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: The Essential Early Essays

W.E.B. Du Bois

Nahum Dimitri Chandler (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823254545
eISBN:
9780823260843
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254545.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This volume assembles essential essays by W. E. B. Du Bois from 1894 to early 1906. These show the first formulations of some of his most famous ideas, namely, “the veil,” “double-consciousness,” and ... More

Race Questions, Provincialism, and Other American
            ProblemsExpanded Edition

Race Questions, Provincialism, and Other American Problems: Expanded Edition

Josiah Royce

Scott L. Pratt and Shannon Sullivan (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231324
eISBN:
9780823235568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231324.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

In 1908, American philosopher Josiah Royce foresaw the future. Race questions and prejudices, he said, “promise to become, in the near future, still more important than they have ever ... More

The Relevance of Royce

The Relevance of Royce

Kelly A. Parker and Jason Bell (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823255283
eISBN:
9780823261130
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823255283.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

The Relevance of Royce is a collection of essays from contemporary philosophers engaged in exploring Josiah Royce's work with in light of contemporary philosophical concerns. The collection explores ... More

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