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  1. Can Genius Be Taught? Emerson’s Genius and the Virtues of Modern Science.Emily Dumler-Winckler - 2018 - Journal of Moral Education 47 (3):272-288.
    ‘Genius, cannot be taught,’ Ralph Waldo Emerson reports, reiterating Socrates’s conclusion in Plato’s Meno. This article considers this claim and its significance for moral education, specifically in modern science, by focusing on Emerson’s account of genius and the virtue of self-trust that perfects it. Genius, for Emerson, does not refer only to extraordinary works or persons. It is also the creative action of the soul to be cultivated by all. Self-trust, in which all the virtues are realized, is its chief (...)
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  • Emersonian Virtues of the Anthropocene: Faith, Hope, and Love.Emily Dumler‐Winckler - 2018 - Zygon 53 (4):971-991.
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