Book Cover
E-book

Title Pragmatism and the problem of race / edited by Bill E. Lawson and Donald F. Koch
Published Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, ©2004
Online access available from:
JSTOR eBooks    View Resource Record  

Copies

Description 1 online resource (viii, 239 pages)
Contents Dewey on race and social change / Michael Eldridge -- Distance, abstraction, and the role of the philosopher in the pragmatic approach to racism / Gregory Fernando Pappas -- "Discovering a problem": a pragmatic instrumentalist approach to educational segregation / Donald F. Koch -- Dewey's vision of equal opportunity for education in a democracy / John R. Shook -- Situating the self: concerning an ethics of culture and race / D. Micah Hester -- Tragedy and moral experience: John Dewey and Toni Morrison's Beloved / Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. -- Booker T. Washington: a pragmatist at work / Bill E. Lawson -- Should we conserve the notion of race? / David E. McClean -- Pragmatism and race / Paul C. Taylor -- Civil smother: folkways of renewed racism in the United States / Alfred E. Prettyman -- Race, education, and democracy / Scott L. Pratt -- Building a cosmopolitan world community through mutual hospitality / Judith M. Green
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Pragmatism.
Racism -- United States.
Pragmatisme.
Rassendiscriminatie.
PHILOSOPHY -- Social.
Pragmatism.
Pragmatismus
Race relations.
Racism.
Rassenfrage
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
United States -- Race relations.
USA.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Koch, Donald F., 1938-
Lawson, Bill E., 1947-
ISBN 0253027691
9780253027696