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Jane Addams: Public Philosopher, and Practicing, Feminist Pragmatist

  • Patricia M. ShieldsEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter examines Jane Addams’s contribution to Classical American Pragmatism. In the mid 1990s philosophers began to recover the work of Jane Addams and establish her as a founder of American Pragmatism.

Keywords

Garbage Collection Social Ethic Lateral Progress American Pragmatism Public Philosopher 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceTexas State UniversitySan MarcosUSA

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