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American philosophy and the romantic tradition

by Russell B. Goodman

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Philosophy,
    • James, William, 1842-1910,
    • Dewey, John, 1859-1952,
    • Philosophy, American,
    • Romanticism -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 130-157) and index.

      StatementRussell B. Goodman.
      SeriesCambridge studies in American literature and culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB893 .G66 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 162 p. ;
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1876044M
      ISBN 100521394430
      LC Control Number90036093

      In this book, Russell B. Goodman expands on his American Philosophy and the Romantic Tradition (Cambridge, ), which began to address this misconception. The book is divided into six chapters that address the philosophies of Jonathan Edwards, Benjamin Franklin, the writers of The Federalist, Thomas Jefferson, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Henry David Thoreau. Painting by Howard Chandler Christy of the scene at the Philadelphia Convention which led to the signing of the United States Constitution, an important document in American political and legal philosophy. American philosophy is the activity, corpus, and tradition of philosophers affiliated with the United States.

      Romanticism became popular in American politics, philosophy, and art. The movement appealed to the revolutionary spirit of America as well as to those longing to break free of the strict religious traditions of the early settlement period. The Romantics rejected rationalism and religious intellect. Goodman, Russell B., a, American Philosophy and the Romantic Tradition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Chapter 2. –––, b, “East-West Philosophy in Nineteenth Century America: Emerson and Hinduism,” Journal of the History of Ideas, 51(4): –

        John Kaag's book, "American Philosophy: A Love Story" is deeply personal as well as philosophically insightful. Kaag, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, writes for a broad audience and, in words he uses to describe his aim, "successfully bridges the gap between philosophical and creative writing".Reviews: After the War of , there was an increasing desire to produce a uniquely American literature and culture, and a number of literary figures emerged, among them Washington Irving, William Cullen Bryant, and James Fenimore wrote humorous works in Salmagundi and the satire A History of New York, by Diedrich Knickerbocker (). Bryant wrote early romantic and nature-inspired.


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General trade catalogue for 1944.

General trade catalogue for 1944.

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American Philosophy is first of all a memoir of the author’s failed marriage and his falling in love with American philosophy and the romantic tradition book woman (married at the time) who would become his second wife. It is also a survey of American philosophy from Thoreau and Emerson to William James, Josiah Royce and William Ernest Hocking/5.

The Romantic movement was one which began in Germany, moved through all of Europe and Russia, and, almost simultaneously, changed the entire course of American literature. Among England's great Romantic writers are William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Lord Byron, Percy Shelley, and Sir Walter Scott.

In its celebration of romantic love (in an egalitarian, improved family) as the apex of American philosophical commitments, Kaag’s book is extremely contemporary. English literature - English literature - The Romantic period: As a term to cover the most distinctive writers who flourished in the last years of the 18th century and the first decades of the 19th, “Romantic” is indispensable but also a little misleading: there was no self-styled “Romantic movement” at the time, and the great writers of the period did not call themselves Romantics.

Romanticism (also known as the Romantic era) was an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe towards the end of the 18th century, and in most areas was at its peak in the approximate period from to Romanticism was characterized by its emphasis on emotion and individualism as well as glorification of all the past and nature, preferring the.

American philosophy and the romantic tradition. [Russell B Goodman] -- Professional philosophers have tended either to shrug off American philosophy as negligible or derivative or to date American philosophy from the work of twentieth century analytical positivists such.

Transcendentalism (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy) Ralph Waldo Emerson (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy) William James (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy) Ralph Waldo Emerson (Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy) American Philosophy in.

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Publisher: Cambridge University Press July ISBN Number: / Seller ID:   Budick sees the difference of the romance tradition not as its repression of politics but as its expression of philosophy (confronting the issue of skepticism); she thus uncovers a major form of the contribution of women to the tradition of (American) philosophy."—Stanley Cavell, Harvard University.

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Victor Hugo was a noted French romantic poet as well, and romanticism crossed the Atlantic through the work of American poets like Walt Whitman and Edgar Allan Poe.

The romantic era produced many of the stereotypes of poets and poetry that exist to this day (i.e., the poet as a. The Romantic Tradition Hawthorne is—along with Moby Dick author Herman Melville—the best known of America's midth-century romantic writers.

Like the British romantics, the most famous of whom are the poets Byron, Shelley, Wordsworth and Keats, the American romantics wrote of a nature that reflected the handiwork of its : Faith Lagay. Gretchen Reydams-Schils is Professor in the Program of Liberal Studies at the University of Notre Dame.

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Goodman, R. B. () American Philosophy and the Romantic Tradition, Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. (Challenges the view that American philosophy originates with the Puritans by considering the influence of Romantic poetry and philosophy.

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Stumbling on the library of a long-forgotten Harvard professor abandoned on the great man’s country estate, John Kaag examines the trove and finds himself communing with the likes of William James, Josiah Brand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.