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Regardless of the resurgence of curiosity within the philosophy of John Dewey, his paintings on logical conception has got really little recognition. mockingly, Dewey's good judgment was once his "first and final love." The essays during this assortment pay tribute to that love via addressing Dewey's philosophy of common sense, from his paintings firstly of the 20 th century to the fruits of his logical idea within the 1938 quantity, good judgment: the idea of Inquiry. all of the essays are unique to this quantity and are written by way of major Dewey students. starting from discussions of propositional thought to logic's social and moral implications, those essays make clear usually misunderstood or misrepresented elements of Dewey's paintings, whereas emphasizing the seminal function of good judgment to Dewey's philosophical endeavors.This assortment breaks new floor in its relevance to modern philosophy of common sense and epistemology and can pay precise realization to purposes in ethics and ethical philosophy.

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Knowing and the Known. Boston: Beacon Press. Reprinted in R. Handy and E. C. Harwood, Useful Procedures of Inquiry (Great Barrington, MA: Behavioral Research Council, 1973), , 89–190, and in LW16:1–294. Dewey, John, and James Hayden Tufts. 1908. Ethics. New York: Henry Holt. Reprinted in MW5. Dykhuizen, George. 1973. The Life and Mind of John Dewey. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press. 26 Thomas Alexander Hegel, G. W. F. 1807/1977. Phenomenology of Spirit. Translated by A. V. Miller.

Reprinted in MW3:178–83. ———. 1908. Does Reality Possess Practical Character? In Essays, Philosophical and Psychological, in Honor of William James, Professor in Harvard University, by His Colleagues at Columbia University. New York: Longmans, Green. Reprinted in Dewey 1931 as “The Practical Character of Reality,” and in MW4:125–42. ———. 1910. The Influence of Darwin on Philosophy, and Other Essays in Contemporary Thought. New York: Henry Holt. Essays reprinted separately in EW1, MW1,3,4,6. ———.

New York: Henry Holt. Essays reprinted separately in EW1, MW1,3,4,6. ———. 1915. The Subject-Matter of Metaphysical Inquiry. Journal of Philosophy, Psychology, and Scientific Methods 12:337–45. Reprinted in MW8:3–13. ———. 1916. Essays in Experimental Logic. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Essays reprinted separately in MW1,2,4,6,8,10. ———. 1917. The Need for a Recovery of Philosophy. In Creative Intelligence: Essays in the Pragmatic Attitude, 3–69. New York: Henry Holt. Reprinted in MW10:3–48.

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