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Richard Rorty (Philosophy Now)

by Alan Malachowski

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Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy,
  • Philosophers,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Philosophy / Modern

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7757377M
    ISBN 100691057079
    ISBN 109780691057071

    Michael Williams, ‘Rorty on Knowledge and Truth’, in Charles Guignon and David R. Hiley (eds.), Richard Rorty (Cambridge University Press, ), pp. 61– Ernest Sosa, ‘Serious Philosophy and Freedom of Spirit’, Journal of Philosophy, , 84, – This eagerly awaited book complements two highly successful previously published volumes of Richard Rorty's philosophical papers: Objectivity, Relativism, and Truth, and Essays on Heidegger and Others. In this new, provocative collection, Rorty continues to defend a pragmatist view of truth and deny that truth is a goal of inquiry. In these dynamic essays, Rorty also engages with the work of.

    Richard Rorty, in full Richard McKay Rorty, (born Oct. 4, , New York, N.Y., U.S.—died June 8, , Palo Alto, Calif.), American pragmatist philosopher and public intellectual noted for his wide-ranging critique of the modern conception of philosophy as a quasi-scientific enterprise aimed at reaching certainty and objective truth. In politics he argued against programs of both the left.   Richard Rorty was one of the most important philosophers of the last half of the twentieth century. His work helped effect global transformations in the way philosophy thinks about its work and role midst contemporary culture. He was influential across a diversity of disciplines in perturbing our inherited self-understandings of the place of intellectuals in culture and the roles of art.

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Richard Rorty is an inspirational writer who makes a valiant effort in this book to create an Richard Rorty book of cooperation among those he characterizes as ‘the Reformist Left.’ He wants us to return to the ideals of John Dewey and Walt Whitman and achieve the greatness that is possible in a country of our wealth and : Harvard.

This book has been cited by the following publications. This list is generated based on data provided by CrossRef. Smith, Nicholas H. Richard Rorty has transformed the way many inside and outside philosophy think about the discipline and the traditional ways of practising it.

Drawing on a wide range of thinkers from Darwin and James. The Future of Religion by Gianni Vattimo, Richard Rorty and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The vigor with which Rorty presents his account of philosophy, and the questions raised by how he connects it to topics like poetry and romanticism, are stimulating and fascinating.

John Koethe. Inthe American pragmatist philosopher Richard Rorty spent three days holding his Page-Barbour lectures entitled Philosophy as : University of Virginia Press.

Richard Rorty was one of the most important philosophers of the last half of the twentieth century. His work helped effect global transformations in the way philosophy thinks about its work and role midst contemporary culture. He was influential across a diversity of disciplines in perturbing our inherited self-understandings of the place of intellectuals in culture and the roles of art.

WHEN RICHARD RORTY (–) passed away 10 years ago, public intellectuals such as Martha Nussbaum, Stanley Fish, and Gianni Vattimo, as well as newspapers from around the world, praised him.

Richard Rorty wrote in ‘The nonsuburban electorate will decide that the system has failed and start looking around for a strongman to vote for.’ Photograph: Rhona Wise/AFP/Getty Images. Richard Rorty's Politics: Liberalism at the End of the American Century by Melkonian, Markar and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at "Achieving Our Country" is more a critique of the left than a prescription for its rehabilitation in his terms, and given the sharpness of the critique, the book is unlikely to win over those who are the subject of his disapproval.

Trying to reform the left, Rorty even resorts to a form of intellectual bullying. Lists of publications by and about Richard Rorty are given below.

They are fairly complete, but there are probably some omissions. Recent Translations and Articles. and later (Updated Jan ) Bibliographical Material to Bibliography of Rorty's Works (Updated 06/13/) Book Reviews by Rorty (Updated 06/13/).

About this book. A groundbreaking reference work on the revolutionary philosophy and intellectual legacy of Richard Rorty. A provocative and often controversial thinker, Richard Rorty and his ideas have been the subject of renewed interest to philosophers working in epistemology, metaphysics, analytic philosophy, and the history of philosophy.

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Richard Rorty, one of the greatest philosophers of the 20th century, is credited with reviving the philosophical school of American pragmatism and challenging the accepted pieties of analytic.“The] book contains criticism for the political left as earnestly constructive and thoughtfully formulated as any I have encountered [Rorty’s] book is worth revisiting as the Democratic Party smarts from losses in recent special elections and considers how it might win back the House in the midterms.The Linguistic Turn provides a rich and representative introduction to the entire historical and doctrinal range of the linguistic philosophy movement.

In two retrospective essays titled "Ten Years After" and "Twenty-Five Years After," Rorty shows how his book was shaped by the time in which it was written and traces the directions philosophical study has taken since.

"All too rarely an.