David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
The Pluralist 6 (2):57-61 (2011)
This book is a clear, engaging, and ambitious introduction to the philosophy of John Dewey. First, a comment about the subtitle: while I recognize that it reflects the book’s inclusion in a series of “beginner’s guides,” the subtitle (“a beginner’s guide”) is unfortunate. The book is much more than that, and, as such, it is more valuable than the subtitle suggests. It is clearly of help to people new to Dewey, and yet it is also a significant resource for those returning to Dewey in a variety of capacities. For example, this reviewer has found Hildebrand’s book helpful for thinking about pedagogical strategies for teaching Dewey in a recent seminar class (on James and Dewey), and I expect many other teachers will ..
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Pentti Määttänen (2011). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide (Review). Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 47 (1):109-110.
Thomas M. Alexander (2011). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide. The Pluralist 6 (2):54-56.
Pentti Määttänen (2011). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide By David Hildebrand. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 47 (1):109-111.
Raymond D. Boisvert (2010). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide (Review). Education and Culture 26 (2):94-98.
Cherilyn Kneal (2008). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide. Newsletter of the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy 36 (107):27-29.
John Dewey (1938). Logic: The Theory of Inquiry. Henry Holt.
Bob Pepperman Taylor (1990). John Dewey and Environmental Thought. Environmental Ethics 12 (2):175-184.
James Good (2008). Dewey's “Permanent Hegelian Deposit”: A Reply to Hickman and Alexander. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 44 (4):pp. 577-602.
John Dewey (1934). A Common Faith. Yale University Press.
Paul Arthur Schilpp (1951). The Philosophy of John Dewey. New York, Tudor Pub. Co..
H. G. Callaway (1999). Review of Boisvert, John Dewey, Rethinking Our Time. [REVIEW] Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 35 (2):409-415.
H. G. Callaway (1997). Review of James Campbell, Understanding John Dewey. [REVIEW] Philosophical Quarterly 47 (187):272-275.
Sidney Hook (1950). John Dewey: Philosopher of Science and Freedom. New York, Barnes & Noble.
Added to index2011-09-29
Total downloads13 ( #333,165 of 1,926,181 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #225,536 of 1,926,181 )
How can I increase my downloads?