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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 652–654.
Published: 01 September 2002
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 201–202.
Published: 01 March 2001
... methodology finds many imi- tators. Marianna De Marco Torgovnick, Duke University The Poetics of Transition: Emerson, Pragmatism, and American Literary Modern- ism. By Jonathan Levin. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 1999. xviii, 222 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $17.95. With The Poetics of Transition...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 611–613.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Robert E. Abrams Experience and Experimental Writing: Literary Pragmatism from Emerson to the Jameses . By Grimstad Paul . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2013 . ix , 176 pp. Cloth, $69.00 ; e-book available. Fictions of Fact and Value: The Erasure of Logical Positivism in...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 646–648.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Utopia in Space. By De Witt Douglas Kilgore. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2003. 294 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $19.95. Politics, Persuasion, and Pragmatism: A Rhetoric of Feminist Utopian Fiction.By Ellen Susan Peel. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press. 2002. xxvi, 227 pp. $49.95...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Raphael Allison Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson, Jazz, and Experimental Writing. By Michael Magee. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2004. xii, 247 pp. Paper, $27.50. 2006 Book Reviews John Brown, Abolitionist: The Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 208–210.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Science. By Michael Golston. New York: Columbia Univ. Press. 2008. xv, 272 pp. $55.00. The Shadow and the Act: Black Intellectual Practice, Jazz Improvisation, and Philosophical Pragmatism. By Walton M. Muyumba. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2009. xi, 216 pp. Cloth, $48.00; paper, $18.00...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 301–330.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Hannah Wells Abstract In The Common Law (1881), Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. wrote famously, “the life of the law has not been logic; it has been experience.” This essay turns to this seminal work of American legal pragmatism to reconsider the stakes of pragmatism for contemporary studies of race...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 601–627.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Ann Mikkelsen Duke University Press 2003 Ann ‘‘The Truth about Us Pastoral, Pragmatism, Mikkelsen and Paterson et in the depressed New Jersey city where Wil- 6903...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 841–844.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Jonathan Levin Pragmatic Modernism . By Schoenbach Lisi . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2012 . xv , 197 pp. $45.00 . Pragmatist Politics: Making the Case for Liberal Democracy . By McGowan John . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2012 . xxxii , 231 pp...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 861–863.
Published: 01 December 2009
...John Lowe © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 William Faulkner, William James, and the American Pragmatic Tradition . By David H. Evans. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2008. ix, 289 pp. $40.00. Faulkner and Welty and the Southern Literary Tradition . By Noel Polk...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 275–303.
Published: 01 June 2014
... sentimental antislavery rhetorics for which he is known in favor of a newly pragmatic antislavery logic focused on slavery’s unsustainability—its tendency to exhaust the soil. This argument has two main aims: to explore Douglass’s engagement with ecological and economic antislavery rhetorics, and, more...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 2019
... diversity of contemporary print culture as part of his antislavery strategy, reprinting responses to Harriet Beecher Stowe’s novel in an array of nontraditional critical forms to achieve pragmatic political goals. In so doing, Douglass transformed literary criticism from evaluation and entertainment into a...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 225–252.
Published: 01 June 2009
... means to act rationally in mid-nineteenth-century America. By focusing on chance, we can understand Poe less as a proto-poststructuralist and more as a writer who anticipates the rise of pragmatism. It has long been recognized that Poe asks some of the hardest philosophical questions. His encounters...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 March 2006
... gas here remarked Hurstwood’s creator, ‘‘because there was none He per- severed, however, eventually triumphed, and placed his indelible stamp on American literature. Vincent Fitzpatrick, Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson, Jazz, and Experimental Writing. By...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Library, Baltimore Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson, Jazz, and Experimental Writing. By Michael Magee. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2004. xii, 247 pp. Paper, $27.50. ‘‘An emancipated pragmatism happens whenever and wherever a creative mind or community of creative minds engages in...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 182–185.
Published: 01 March 2006
..., however, eventually triumphed, and placed his indelible stamp on American literature. Vincent Fitzpatrick, Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson, Jazz, and Experimental Writing. By Michael Magee. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2004. xii, 247 pp. Paper, $27.50...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 March 2006
..., however, eventually triumphed, and placed his indelible stamp on American literature. Vincent Fitzpatrick, Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson, Jazz, and Experimental Writing. By Michael Magee. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2004. xii, 247 pp. Paper, $27.50...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Library, Baltimore Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson, Jazz, and Experimental Writing. By Michael Magee. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2004. xii, 247 pp. Paper, $27.50. ‘‘An emancipated pragmatism happens whenever and wherever a creative mind or community of creative minds engages in...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 189–190.
Published: 01 March 2006
... gas here remarked Hurstwood’s creator, ‘‘because there was none He per- severed, however, eventually triumphed, and placed his indelible stamp on American literature. Vincent Fitzpatrick, Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson, Jazz, and Experimental Writing. By...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 192–194.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Library, Baltimore Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson, Jazz, and Experimental Writing. By Michael Magee. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2004. xii, 247 pp. Paper, $27.50. ‘‘An emancipated pragmatism happens whenever and wherever a creative mind or community of creative minds engages in...