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The Varieties of Transcendence

The Varieties of Transcendence

Hermann Deuser, Hans Joas, Matthias Jung, and Magnus Schlette (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780823267576
eISBN:
9780823272389
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823267576.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book traces American pragmatist thought on religion and its relevance for theorizing religion today. The volume establishes pragmatist concepts of religious individualization as powerful ... 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

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 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

X-The Problem of the Negro as a Problem for Thought

X-The Problem of the Negro as a Problem for Thought

Nahum Dimitri Chandler

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823254064
eISBN:
9780823261239
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254064.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book offers an original account of matters African American within the context of modernity understood as an epistemic horizon. With special reference to the work of W. E. B. Du Bois, X shows ... 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

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

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

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

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