Reinventing Pragmatism: American Philosophy at the End of the Twentieth Century

Synopsis

Margolis considers the revival of American pragmatism as both a surprise and a turn of great importance. The discussion between Putnam and Rorty in the 1970s obliged American philosophers to reconsider the direction of philosophy in terms of competing accounts of realism and naturalism.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Ithaca, NY
Publication year:
  • 2002