skip to content
The undiscovered Dewey : religion, morality, and the ethos of democracy Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The undiscovered Dewey : religion, morality, and the ethos of democracy

Author: Melvin L Rogers
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: John Dewey
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Melvin L Rogers
ISBN: 9780231144865 0231144865 9780231144872 0231144873
OCLC Number: 827894148
Description: xxi, 328 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: Dewey and the problem of intellectual retrieval --
Avoiding the criticism : Dewey's darwinian enlightenment --
Redirection : religious certainty and the quest for meaning --
The plan of this book --
Part I: From certainty to contingency --
Protestant self-assertion and spiritual sickness --
Dewey's evasion of Protestant self-assertion and spiritual sickness --
Darwin, science, and the moral economy of self and society --
Hodge and the problem of human agency in the wake of evolution --
Reconciliation and the quest for certainty --
Dewey and the meaningfulness of modern life --
Agency and inquiry after Darwin --
Inquiry and phronemacrosis : Dewey's modified aristotelianism --
Theory, practice, and the quest for certainty --
The experience of living : action and the primacy of contingency --
Contingency and the place of intelligent action --
Part II: Religion, the moral life, and democracy --
Faith and democratic piety --
Democratic self-reliance : Emerson, Dewey, and Niebuhr --
Reading a common faith --
Within the space of moral reflection --
The moral life and the place of conflict --
The expanded self : deliberation, imagination, and sympathy --
The tragic self : deliberation and conflict --
Constraining elites and managing power --
The danger of political pessimism : between Lippmann and Wolin --
Employing and legitimizing power --
The permanence of contingency : on the precarious and stable public.
Responsibility: Melvin L. Rogers.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

The Undiscovered Dewey wrestles intelligently with a central question regarding John Dewey's political thought-his optimism and holism-and defends a view that's both controversial and interesting. -- Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/827894148> # The undiscovered Dewey : religion, morality, and the ethos of democracy
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "827894148" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/973795> ; # Inquiry (Theory of knowledge)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/B945> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1160832> ; # Uncertainty
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/876692> ; # Contingency (Philosophy)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/917265> ; # Evolution
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/76314623> ; # John Dewey
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/78250986> ; # Melvin L. Rogers
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:datePublished "2009" ;
   schema:description "Dewey and the problem of intellectual retrieval -- Avoiding the criticism : Dewey's darwinian enlightenment -- Redirection : religious certainty and the quest for meaning -- The plan of this book -- Part I: From certainty to contingency -- Protestant self-assertion and spiritual sickness -- Dewey's evasion of Protestant self-assertion and spiritual sickness -- Darwin, science, and the moral economy of self and society -- Hodge and the problem of human agency in the wake of evolution -- Reconciliation and the quest for certainty -- Dewey and the meaningfulness of modern life -- Agency and inquiry after Darwin -- Inquiry and phronemacrosis : Dewey's modified aristotelianism -- Theory, practice, and the quest for certainty -- The experience of living : action and the primacy of contingency -- Contingency and the place of intelligent action -- Part II: Religion, the moral life, and democracy -- Faith and democratic piety -- Democratic self-reliance : Emerson, Dewey, and Niebuhr -- Reading a common faith -- Within the space of moral reflection -- The moral life and the place of conflict -- The expanded self : deliberation, imagination, and sympathy -- The tragic self : deliberation and conflict -- Constraining elites and managing power -- The danger of political pessimism : between Lippmann and Wolin -- Employing and legitimizing power -- The permanence of contingency : on the precarious and stable public." ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/136199510> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The undiscovered Dewey : religion, morality, and the ethos of democracy" ;
   schema:productID "827894148" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/827894148#PublicationEvent/new_york_columbia_university_press_2009> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/136199510#Agent/columbia_university_press> ; # Columbia University Press
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0819/2008022221.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780231144872> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780231144865> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA8B4034> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/827894148> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/136199510#Agent/columbia_university_press> # Columbia University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Columbia University Press" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1160832> # Uncertainty
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Uncertainty" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/876692> # Contingency (Philosophy)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Contingency (Philosophy)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/917265> # Evolution
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Evolution" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/973795> # Inquiry (Theory of knowledge)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Inquiry (Theory of knowledge)" ;
    .

<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/78250986> # Melvin L. Rogers
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rogers" ;
   schema:givenName "Melvin L." ;
   schema:name "Melvin L. Rogers" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780231144865>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0231144865" ;
   schema:isbn "9780231144865" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780231144872>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0231144873" ;
   schema:isbn "9780231144872" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.