By Sandra B. Rosenthal
C. I. Lewis (1883–1964) used to be the most very important thinkers of his new release. during this ebook, Sandra B. Rosenthal explores Lewis’s philosophical imaginative and prescient, and hyperlinks his notion to the traditions of classical American pragmatism. Tracing Lewis’s impacts, she explains the critical strategies informing his pondering and the way he constructed a different and useful imaginative and prescient of the human adventure. She exhibits how Lewis contributed to the enrichment and enlargement of pragmatism, commencing new paths of confident discussion with different traditions. This ebook turns into a regular reference for readers who need to know extra approximately certainly one of American philosophy’s such a lot distinct minds.
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