The Pluralist 9 (1):108-114 (2014)

Abstract
Robert Innis has performed an immensely valuable service for scholars in the fields of American philosophy, aesthetics, and semiotics. Not only does his comprehensive view of Susanne K. Langer’s opus show us its development, but this is the only book in English devoted solely to Langer. I hope it may help retrieve her considerable philosophical achievement from the penumbral, fading status it has today. Not only does Innis give us a close discussion of Langer’s philosophy, but he also presents a running argument that she should be embraced as an “American philosopher” and semiotician who shares themes with Dewey and Peirce. This is significant insofar as Langer held herself aloof from the work of both Dewey and .
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 51,192
External links

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.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Symposium on Susanne K. Langer: Introduction.Robert E. Innis - 2007 - Journal of Speculative Philosophy 21 (1):1-3.
From Feeling to Mind: A Note on Langer's Notion of Symbolic Projection.Robert E. Innis - 1998 - Poznan Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities 62:189-194.
Between Articulation and Symbolization.Robert E. Innis - 2009 - Tradition and Discovery 36 (1):8-20.
Susanne Langer in Focus: The Symbolic Mind (Review).Mary J. Reichling - 2009 - Philosophy of Music Education Review 17 (2):213-217.
What Did Susanne Langer Really Mean?Alexander Durig - 1994 - Sociological Theory 12 (3):254-265.
Placing Langer's Philosophical Project.Robert E. Innis - 2007 - Journal of Speculative Philosophy 21 (1):4-15.
Susanne K. Langer's Philosophy of Mind.Richard M. Liddy - 1997 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 33 (1):149 - 160.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2014-03-02

Total views
69 ( #133,687 of 2,329,865 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
2 ( #392,703 of 2,329,865 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes