David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 47 (1):109-110 (2011)
David Hildebrand has written an excellent introduction to John Dewey’s thought. It can be recommended not only for beginners but also for everyone whose conception of Dewey’s writings is based on secondary sources. Misinterpretations of Dewey’s pragmatism are far too common. Hildebrand’s clear and thorough exposition helps to avoid them, even though he does not take stands on debates concerning interpretations of Dewey’s work. Or perhaps his book succeeds in this just because Hildebrand is content to explain Dewey’s basic ideas in a truthful way. Hildebrand discusses all the important aspects of Dewey’s thought. As to religion, one might expect that Dewey’s naturalism leads to rigorous atheism, but this ..
|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
Charles A. Hobbs (2011). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide. The Pluralist 6 (2):57-61.
Pentti Määttänen (2011). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide By David Hildebrand. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 47 (1):109-111.
Thomas M. Alexander (2011). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide. The Pluralist 6 (2):54-56.
Bob Pepperman Taylor (1990). John Dewey and Environmental Thought. Environmental Ethics 12 (2):175-184.
Shaun O'Dwyer (2010). Pragmatism and Anti-Realism About the Past. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 46 (3):401-422.
John Dewey (1934). A Common Faith. Yale University Press.
Paul Arthur Schilpp (1951). The Philosophy of John Dewey. New York, Tudor Pub. Co..
Raymond D. Boisvert (2010). Dewey: A Beginner's Guide (Review). Education and Culture 26 (2):94-98.
Andrew W. Howat (2006). Review: David L. Hildebrand. Beyond Realism & Anti-Realism: John Dewey and the Neopragmatists. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2003. [REVIEW] Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 42 (2):296-302.
Sidney Hook (1950/1967). John Dewey: Philosopher of Science and Freedom. New York, Barnes & Noble.
Nuria Sara Miras Boronat (2011). Dewey and the Task Before Us: The Making of the Democratic Experience. [REVIEW] European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy (1):181-186.
Larry A. Hickman (2007). Pragmatism as Post-Postmodernism: Lessons From John Dewey. Fordham University Press.
Added to index2011-06-05
Total downloads26 ( #77,936 of 1,679,375 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #111,749 of 1,679,375 )
How can I increase my downloads?