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A New Idealism

Donald J. Morse

in Faith in Life: John Dewey's Early Philosophy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823234707
eISBN:
9780823240760
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823234707.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter seeks to show, in particular, that Dewey's view comprises an original version of idealism that contributes to both nineteenth- and twentieth-century thinking. It then shows how this ... More


Rhetoric and Violence

James Crosswhite

in Deep Rhetoric: Philosophy, Reason, Violence, Justice, Wisdom

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226016344
eISBN:
9780226016511
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226016511.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter illustrates the intimate relation of rhetoric to violence. On the one hand, rhetoric is considered an alternative to violence—a sort of renunciation of violence. On the other, it is ... More


Islamic Secularism and the Question of Freedom

Arshin Adib-Moghaddam

in Islam after Liberalism

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190851279
eISBN:
9780190943028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190851279.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Islam

The meaning of freedom in Iran cannot be exclusively unraveled from an “Islamic” perspective. At the same time, liberal concepts and the idea of freedom itself have repeatedly figured prominently in ... More


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