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Author Eldridge, Michael.
Title Transforming experience : John Dewey's cultural instrumentalism / Michael Eldridge.
Imprint Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 1998.
Edition First edition.

Series The Vanderbilt library of American philosophy
Vanderbilt library of American philosophy.
Subject Dewey, John, 1859-1952.
Instrumentalism (Philosophy)
Series The Vanderbilt library of American philosophy
Vanderbilt library of American philosophy.
Subject Dewey, John, 1859-1952.
Instrumentalism (Philosophy)
Description 1 online resource (xii, 236 pages).
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-229) and index.
Contents Introduction: Dewey's Lifelong Effort -- Dewey's Project -- My Project -- Intelligent Practice: Dewey's Project -- Rorty's Challenge -- Dewey's Natural Intelligence -- Intelligence as an End-in-View: The Philosophic Move -- Experience and Its Possibilities -- Transforming Society: Dewey's Cultural Instrumentalism -- Misreading Dewey -- The Dewey-Niebuhr "Debate" -- Dewey and the Means for Social Reconstruction -- "Genuine Instrumentality" and Democratic Means -- Dewey's Limited Success -- A Transforming Society: Democratic Means and Ends -- Dewey as a Political Inquirer -- Ordered Richness -- Instrumentalism and Ideals in Dewey -- Looking Ahead: A Matter of Faith -- Dewey's Religious Proposal -- Handling Dewey's Religious Proposal with Care -- Dewey's Faith -- A Common Faith -- Religion: Not Dewey's Problem -- The Secularity of Deweyan Criticism -- Dewey's Secular Approach -- Social Intelligence and Secular Humanism -- The Limitations--Real and Alleged--of Dewey's Instrumentalism -- "Thoughtful Valuation" and the Cultural Orientation of Dewey's Instrumentalism.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585146845 (electronic bk.)
9780585146843 (electronic bk.)
0826513190 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 44959405
Additional Format Print version: Eldridge, Michael. Transforming experience. 1st ed. Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 1998 0826513190 (DLC) 97045427 (OCoLC)38125894