The Blackwell Guide to American Philosophy

The Blackwell Guide to American Philosophy

Editor(s): Armen T. Marsoobian, John Ryder

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

Print ISBN: 9780631216223

Online ISBN: 9780470996843

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996843

About this Book

The Blackwell Guide to American Philosophy offers the most ambitious survey to date of American philosophical thought.


  • Provides a comprehensive history of philosophical thought in America.
  • Brings together 24 newly commissioned essays written by leading scholars in American philosophy.
  • Covers all of the major eighteenth-, nineteenth- and twentieth-century philosophical movements in America including idealism, pragmatism and naturalism.
  • Examines the major figures and themes in American philosophical thought.
  • Includes useful bibliographies.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Historical Traditions

  2. Part II: Major Figures in American Philosophy

  3. Part III: Major Themes in American Philosophy

    1. Chapter 22

      Education (pages 343–363)

      Nicholas C. Burbules, Bryan Warnick, Timothy McDonough and Scott Johnston

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