See also:
Profile: Hugh P. McDonald (City University of New York)
  1.  20
    H. P. McDonald (2003). First Philosophy in the Pragmatic Humanism of F.C.S. Schiller. International Philosophical Quarterly 43 (4):503-525.
    During his lifetime, F.C.S. Schiller was viewed as a major figure in the pragmatist movement, but his reputation has faded. This article will challenge the view that he was an unoriginal or less important figure. In particular, I will attempt a reconstruction of Schiller’s position on first philosophy, which will examine the differences between Schiller and the other major figures in the pragmatist movement. By using texts from Schiller’s writings, I attempt to create an undistorted reconstruction of what he wrote (...)
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  2.  5
    H. P. McDonald (ed.) (2011). Creative Actualization: A Meliorist Theory of Values. Rodopi.
    Introduction -- Creative actualization -- Modes of value -- Moral justification -- Creative actualization and the world -- Critical evaluation of metaphysical value theories -- Critical evaluation of subjective value theories -- Critical evaluation of relational value theories -- Conclusion : value hierarchies and value autonomy.
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  3. H. P. Mcdonald (1997). Political Philosophy and Ideology a Critique of Political Essentialism.
    This book is conceived as part of a systematic philosophy of values. Neither philosophies of value nor systematic philosophies are in fashion. It is hoped that this work will make a contribution toward their reappraisal. Classically, political philosophy was considered a part of philosophic systems, as the basic ideas of the philosophy applied to politics. Its relative neglect by the predominant school of philosophy in America and Britain has meant that certain ideas and issues in philosophy are in danger of (...)
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography