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The pragmatic Whitman : reimagining American democracy, Stephen John Mack, (electronic book)

Label
The pragmatic Whitman : reimagining American democracy
Title
The pragmatic Whitman
Title remainder
reimagining American democracy
Statement of responsibility
Stephen John Mack
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this surprisingly timely book, Stephen Mack examines Whitman's particular and fascinating brand of patriotism: his far-reaching vision of democracy. For Whitman, loyalty to America was loyalty to democracy. Since the idea that democracy is not just a political process but a social and cultural process as well is associated with American pragmatism, Mack relies on the pragmatic tradition of Emerson, James, Dewey, Mead, and Rorty to demonstrate the ways in which Whitman resides in this tradition. Mack analyzes Whitman's democratic vision both in its parts and as a whole; he also describ
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1952-
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Mack, Stephen John
Dewey number
811/.3
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3242.P64
LC item number
M33 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Democracy in literature
  • Patriotic poetry, American
  • Political poetry, American
  • United States
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Whitman, Walt
Label
The pragmatic Whitman : reimagining American democracy, Stephen John Mack, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10354479
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxii, 182 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780877458227
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The pragmatic Whitman : reimagining American democracy, Stephen John Mack, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10354479
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxii, 182 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780877458227
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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