Authors
David Dilworth
State University of New York, Stony Brook
Abstract
An inveterate reviewer of books, Charles Peirce reviewed George Santayana's first two volumes of The Life of Reason in the June 8, 1905 edition of The Nation. Santayana's publisher, Charles Scribner's Sons, advertised what was destined to be a five-volume The Life of Reason as having a "pragmatistic flavor." Santayana's five-volume series was in fact a monumental achievement, securing his place as a prominent Harvard philosopher along with such colleagues as William James and Josiah Royce. In the teens of the 20th century Santayana's eloquently written renditions of the natural teleology of ideals received the plaudits of John Dewey and his followers at Columbia University. The Life of Reason remained one of...
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.2979/trancharpeirsoc.55.1.02
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: 51,707
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

Santayana's Place in World Philosophy. [REVIEW]David A. Dilworth - 2008 - Teorema: International Journal of Philosophy 28:159-173.
Peirce, Santayana, and the Presuppositions of Belief.Glenn Anthony Tiller - 2000 - Dissertation, University of Toronto (Canada)
Review of Christopher Peacocke, The Realm of Reason[REVIEW]Ram Neta - 2004 - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2004 (10).
Santayana: Pragmatism and the Spiritual Life.Henry Samuel Levinson - 1993 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 29 (1):91-101.
Santayana's Provocative Conception of the Philosophical Life.Douglas Anderson - 2009 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 45 (4):pp. 579-595.
Santayana, Art, and Aesthetics. [REVIEW]M. E. - 1967 - Review of Metaphysics 20 (4):711-711.
Santayana's Amphibious Concepts.Michael Brodrick - 2013 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 49 (2):238.
Santayana and Schopenhauer.Matthew Caleb Flamm - 2002 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 38 (3):413 - 431.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2019-06-20

Total views
7 ( #966,454 of 2,333,198 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
1 ( #587,885 of 2,333,198 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes