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The Basic Writings of Josiah Royce, Volume ICulture, Philosophy, and Religion

The Basic Writings of Josiah Royce, Volume I: Culture, Philosophy, and Religion

John J. McDermott (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823224838
eISBN:
9780823284887
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823224838.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

Now back in print, and in paperback, these two classic volumes illustrate the scope and quality of Josiah Royce's thought, providing the most comprehensive selection of his writings currently ... More

The Basic Writings of Josiah Royce, Volume IILogic, Loyalty, and Community

The Basic Writings of Josiah Royce, Volume II: Logic, Loyalty, and Community

John J. McDermott (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823224845
eISBN:
9780823284894
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823224845.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

Now back in print, and in paperback, these two classic volumes illustrate the scope and quality of Josiah Royce's thought, providing the most comprehensive selection of his writings currently ... More

Charles Peirce's Theory of Scientific Method

Charles Peirce's Theory of Scientific Method

Francis E. Reilly

Published in print:
1970
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823208807
eISBN:
9780823284726
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823208807.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book is an attempt to understand a significant part of the complex thought of CharlesSanders Peirce, especially in those areas which interested him most: scientific method and related ... More

Charles S. PeirceOn Norms and Ideals

Charles S. Peirce: On Norms and Ideals

Vincent G. Potter

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823217090
eISBN:
9780823284733
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823217090.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

In recent years, Charles Sanders Peirce has emerged as one of America's major philosophical thinkers. His work has invited philosophical reflection about those basic issues that inevitably confront ... More

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

Conversion in American PhilosophyExploring the Practice of Transformation

Conversion in American Philosophy: Exploring the Practice of Transformation

Roger A. Ward

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823223138
eISBN:
9780823284740
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823223138.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This fresh, provocative account of the American philosophical tradition explores the work of key thinkers through an innovative and counterintuitive lens: religious conversion. From Jonathan Edwards ... More

Dewey’s MetaphysicsForm and Being in the Philosophy of John Dewey

Dewey’s Metaphysics: Form and Being in the Philosophy of John Dewey

Raymond D. Boisvert

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823211968
eISBN:
9780823284764
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823211968.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book presents an interpetation of John Dewey’s metahysics. Dewey spent seventy years of his life in philosophical activity. The book covers the three periods of Dewey’s career. The first is the ... 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 Metaphysics of ExperienceA Companion to Whitehead's Process and Reality

The Metaphysics of Experience: A Companion to Whitehead's Process and Reality

Elizabeth M. Kraus

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823217953
eISBN:
9780823284924
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823217953.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book styles itself as “a Sherpa guide to Process and Reality, whose function is to assist the serious reader in grasping the meaning of the text and to prevent falls into misinterpretation.” ... 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

Peirce's Philosophical Perspectives

Peirce's Philosophical Perspectives

Vincent G. Potter

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823216154
eISBN:
9780823284832
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823216154.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book focuses primarily on Charles Sanders Peirce's realism, pragmatism, and theism, with attention to his tychism and synechism. It is a collection of the author's essays on Peirce. The essays ... 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

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