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Santayana, Pragmatism, and the Spiritual Life.

Henry Samuel Levinson.

Edité par The University Of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, NC, 1992
ISBN 10: 0807820318 / ISBN 13: 9780807820315
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Titre : Santayana, Pragmatism, and the Spiritual ...

Éditeur : The University Of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, NC

Date d'édition : 1992

Reliure : Hardback with DJ.

Etat de la jaquette : Dust Jacket Included

Signé : Signed by Author(s)

Edition : First Ed; First Printing indicated.

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SIGNED BY AUTHOR, at the Title Page. First Ed; First Printing indicated. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. Book shows binding square and secure; text clean. DJ price unclipped; mylar-protected. Overall, very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 348pp. Hardback with DJ. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. N° de réf. du libraire 42291

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Synopsis : Henry Levinson offers a major reinterpretation of the Spanish-born American philosopher George Santayana (1863-1952), which highlights his relationship to the tradition of American pragmatism. He shows that Santayana's role in forming the pragmatist tradition was greater than has usually been recognized and that Santayana has much to offer contemporary pragmatists.

Levinson puts Santayana at the forefront of pragmatism by emphasizing his reflections on the cultural structures that shape human life and expression. He explores Santayana's interest in solitude and society, his poetic construals of religious thought and ritual, his institutional rendition of pragmatism, and his concern to distinguish spirituality and politics. In doing so, he gives attention to Santayana's precursors, like Ralph Waldo Emerson; to his teachers and colleagues, including William James and Josiah Royce; to other pragmatists of his time, such as John Dewey and Sidney Hook; and to contemporary writers, including Richard Rorty and Milan Kundera.

Levinson's book illuminates an area neglected in both American literary history and the history of pragmatism. No other book has so carefully and centrally focused on the development of Santayana's scholarship, and no other author captures the way in which Santayana's concern with spirituality connects his earlier and later works.

Originally published in 1992.

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Description du livre: "Provocative, timely, and beautifully wrought."-- Journal of Religion

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