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A philosophy of culture : the case for holistic pragmatism, Morton White

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A philosophy of culture : the case for holistic pragmatism
Title
A philosophy of culture
Title remainder
the case for holistic pragmatism
Statement of responsibility
Morton White
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, one of America's leading philosophers offers a sweeping reconsideration of the philosophy of culture in the twentieth century. Morton White argues that the discipline is much more important than is often recognized, and that his version of holistic pragmatism can accommodate its breadth. Going beyond Quine's dictum that philosophy of science is philosophy enough, White suggests that it should contain the word "culture" in place of "science." He defends the holistic view that scientific belief is tested by experience but that such testing is rightly applied to systems or conjuncti
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1917-2016
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White, Morton
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Pragmatism
  • Culture
  • Holism
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Culture
  • Holism
  • Pragmatism
  • Electronic books
Label
A philosophy of culture : the case for holistic pragmatism, Morton White
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue; I: Holistic Pragmatism and the Philosophy of Culture; II: William James: Psychologist and Philosopher of Religion; III: John Dewey's Philosophy of Art; IV: The Dualisms of Earlier Pragmatism; V: Early Epistemological Holism and the Dualisms of Logical Empiricism; VI: Holistic Pragmatism and Natural Science: Tarski and Quine; VII: Holistic Pragmatism and the Philosophy of History; VIII: Philosophy of Art as Philosophy of Language: Nelson Goodman; IX: Rule, Ruling, and Prediction in the Law: Hart v. Holmes; X: Holistic Pragmatism, Ethics, and Rawls's Theory of Justice
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ocn437267832
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 193 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691123981
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsr58
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437267832
Label
A philosophy of culture : the case for holistic pragmatism, Morton White
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue; I: Holistic Pragmatism and the Philosophy of Culture; II: William James: Psychologist and Philosopher of Religion; III: John Dewey's Philosophy of Art; IV: The Dualisms of Earlier Pragmatism; V: Early Epistemological Holism and the Dualisms of Logical Empiricism; VI: Holistic Pragmatism and Natural Science: Tarski and Quine; VII: Holistic Pragmatism and the Philosophy of History; VIII: Philosophy of Art as Philosophy of Language: Nelson Goodman; IX: Rule, Ruling, and Prediction in the Law: Hart v. Holmes; X: Holistic Pragmatism, Ethics, and Rawls's Theory of Justice
Control code
ocn437267832
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 193 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691123981
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsr58
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437267832

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