跳到内容
The Metaphysical Club 预览资料
关闭预览资料
正在查...

The Metaphysical Club

著者: Louis Menand
出版商: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2001.
版本/格式:   Print book : 英语 : First edition查看所有的版本和格式
数据库:WorldCat
提要:
"The Civil War made America a modern nation, unleashing forces of industrialism and expansion that had been kept in check for decades by the quarrel over slavery. But the war also discredited the ideas and beliefs of the era that preceded it. The Civil War swept away the slave civilization of the South, but almost the whole intellectual culture of the North went with it. It took nearly half a century for Americans  再读一些...
评估:

(尚未评估) 0 附有评论 - 争取成为第一个。

主题
更多类似这样的

 

在图书馆查找

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 正在查找有这资料的图书馆...

详细书目

类型/形式: Nonfiction
History
提及的人: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.; William James; Charles S Peirce; John Dewey; John Dewey; Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.; William James; Charles S Peirce
文件类型:
所有的著者/提供者: Louis Menand
ISBN: 0374199639 9780374199630 9780374528492 0374528497
OCLC号码: 45446360
奖励: Pulitzer Prize, History, 2002.
描述: xii, 546 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
内容: The politics of slavery --
The abolitionist --
The wilderness and after --
The man of two minds --
Agassiz --
Brazil --
The Peirces --
The law of errors --
The metaphysical club --
Burlington --
Baltimore --
Chicago --
Pragmatisms --
Pluralisms --
Freedoms.
责任: Louis Menand.
更多信息:

摘要:

"The Civil War made America a modern nation, unleashing forces of industrialism and expansion that had been kept in check for decades by the quarrel over slavery. But the war also discredited the ideas and beliefs of the era that preceded it. The Civil War swept away the slave civilization of the South, but almost the whole intellectual culture of the North went with it. It took nearly half a century for Americans to develop a set of ideas, a way of thinking, that would help them cope with the conditions of modern life. That struggle is the subject of this book." "The story told in The Metaphysical Club runs through the lives of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., a Civil War hero who became the dominant legal thinker of his time; his best friend as a young man, William James, son of an eccentric moral philosopher, brother of a great novelist, and the father of modern psychology in America; and the brilliant and troubled logician, scientist, and founder of semiotics, Charles Sanders Peirce. Together they belonged to an informal discussion group that met in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1872 and called itself the Metaphysical Club. The club was probably in existence for only nine months, and no records were kept. The one thing we know that came out of it was an idea - an idea about ideas, about the role beliefs play in people's lives. This idea informs the writings of these three thinkers, and the work of the fourth figure in the book, John Dewey - student of Peirce, friend and ally of James, admirer of Holmes." "The Metaphysical Club begins with the Civil War and ends in 1919 with the Supreme Court's decision in U.S. v. Abrams, the basis for the modern law of free speech. It tells the story of the creation of ideas and values that changed the way Americans think and the way they live."--Jacket.

评论

用户提供的评论
正在获取GoodReads评论...
正在检索DOGObooks的评论

标签

所有的用户标签 (5)

查看最热门的标签,展示的形式是: 标签列表 | 标签云(tag cloud)

确认申请

你可能已经申请过这份资料。如果还是想申请,请选确认。

链接数据


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45446360> # The Metaphysical Club
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "45446360" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Place/usa> ; # USA.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/social_conditions> ; # Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1018304> ; # Metaphysics
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/56625773> ; # William James
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/nationalbewusstsein> ; # Nationalbewusstsein
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/ideeengeschiedenis> ; # Ideeëngeschiedenis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/metaphysics_history_20th_century> ; # Metaphysics--History--20th century
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.9/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/intellectuals_united_states_history> ; # Intellectuals--United States--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/sozialstruktur> ; # Sozialstruktur
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1033342> ; # National characteristics, American
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205363> ; # Massachusetts--Cambridge.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/89203252> ; # Charles Sanders Peirce
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/76314623> ; # John Dewey
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975799> ; # Intellectuals
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/intellektueller> ; # Intellektueller
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/34517870> ; # Jr. Oliver Wendell Holmes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Place/cambridge_mass> ; # Cambridge (Mass.)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> ; # Intellectual life
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107715> ; # Metaphysics--History
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Person/menand_louis> ; # Louis Menand
    schema:awards "Pulitzer Prize, History, 2002." ;
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:description "The politics of slavery -- The abolitionist -- The wilderness and after -- The man of two minds -- Agassiz -- Brazil -- The Peirces -- The law of errors -- The metaphysical club -- Burlington -- Baltimore -- Chicago -- Pragmatisms -- Pluralisms -- Freedoms."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/6228335> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Nonfiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The Metaphysical Club"@en ;
    schema:productID "45446360" ;
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45446360#Review/441627890> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780374199630> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780374528492> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45446360> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Person/menand_louis> # Louis Menand
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Menand" ;
    schema:givenName "Louis" ;
    schema:name "Louis Menand" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Place/cambridge_mass> # Cambridge (Mass.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge (Mass.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Place/united_states> # United States
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/ideeengeschiedenis> # Ideeëngeschiedenis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ideeëngeschiedenis"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/intellectuals_united_states_history> # Intellectuals--United States--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh91004345> ;
    schema:name "Intellectuals--United States--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/metaphysics_history_20th_century> # Metaphysics--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Metaphysics--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/nationalbewusstsein> # Nationalbewusstsein
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Nationalbewusstsein"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6228335#Topic/social_conditions> # Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107715> # Metaphysics--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Metaphysics--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1018304> # Metaphysics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Metaphysics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1033342> # National characteristics, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "National characteristics, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205363> # Massachusetts--Cambridge.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Massachusetts--Cambridge." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> # Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975799> # Intellectuals
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Intellectuals"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34517870> # Jr. Oliver Wendell Holmes
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1841" ;
    schema:deathDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Holmes" ;
    schema:givenName "Oliver Wendell" ;
    schema:name "Jr. Oliver Wendell Holmes" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56625773> # William James
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1842" ;
    schema:deathDate "1910" ;
    schema:familyName "James" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William James" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76314623> # John Dewey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1859" ;
    schema:deathDate "1952" ;
    schema:familyName "Dewey" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Dewey" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/89203252> # Charles Sanders Peirce
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1839" ;
    schema:deathDate "1914" ;
    schema:familyName "Peirce" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles Sanders" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles S." ;
    schema:name "Charles Sanders Peirce" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780374199630>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0374199639" ;
    schema:isbn "9780374199630" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780374528492>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0374528497" ;
    schema:isbn "9780374528492" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45446360#Review/441627890>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45446360> ; # The Metaphysical Club
    schema:reviewBody ""The Civil War made America a modern nation, unleashing forces of industrialism and expansion that had been kept in check for decades by the quarrel over slavery. But the war also discredited the ideas and beliefs of the era that preceded it. The Civil War swept away the slave civilization of the South, but almost the whole intellectual culture of the North went with it. It took nearly half a century for Americans to develop a set of ideas, a way of thinking, that would help them cope with the conditions of modern life. That struggle is the subject of this book." "The story told in The Metaphysical Club runs through the lives of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., a Civil War hero who became the dominant legal thinker of his time; his best friend as a young man, William James, son of an eccentric moral philosopher, brother of a great novelist, and the father of modern psychology in America; and the brilliant and troubled logician, scientist, and founder of semiotics, Charles Sanders Peirce. Together they belonged to an informal discussion group that met in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1872 and called itself the Metaphysical Club. The club was probably in existence for only nine months, and no records were kept. The one thing we know that came out of it was an idea - an idea about ideas, about the role beliefs play in people's lives. This idea informs the writings of these three thinkers, and the work of the fourth figure in the book, John Dewey - student of Peirce, friend and ally of James, admirer of Holmes." "The Metaphysical Club begins with the Civil War and ends in 1919 with the Supreme Court's decision in U.S. v. Abrams, the basis for the modern law of free speech. It tells the story of the creation of ideas and values that changed the way Americans think and the way they live."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

关闭窗口

请登入WorldCat 

没有张号吗?很容易就可以 建立免费的账号.