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Who Founded Pragmatism?

Fascinating and amusing discussion. Good to see the likes of Joseph Margolis and Richard Bernstein despite my substantive disagreement with them on the relativism front.

William James

Day two of the Frankfurt Conference

Daniel Herbert reports on the papers presented at the 2nd day of the Frankfurt conference, ‘Bridging Traditions: Idealism and Pragmatism’.

The second day of the conference opened with Marcus Willaschek’s paper, “Kant and Peirce on Belief”.  839 more words


Award: Ila and John Mellow Prize

I was recently awarded the Ila and John Mellow Prize by the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy for the paper I presented at their 2014 meeting, “Locating Rorty: Feminism & Poststructuralism, Experience & Language.”  Look for the paper, forthcoming in The Pluralist.

Feminist Philosophy

New Moon in Virgo -- August 25, 2014

The Virgo New Moon crests at 2 degrees of the sign at 9:13 AM EST (add one hour for DST). As the Summer months wane, our Virgo New Moon spurs us on to awaken from our vacation-like stupor and urges us to begin to prepare for our busy autumn season ahead. 1,043 more words

Astrology Notes

Pragmatist Tools for Public Administration

You can find my article, recently published in Administration & Societyentitled “Pragmatist Tools for Public Administration” here.


On Pragmatism and Beauty

Zuzanna Marciniak

When I turned 18 I received a painting from my grandparents. It’s quite small and it shows an Angel with a little bundle in his arms. 374 more words