Dewey's Moral Philosophy

[Revised entry by Elizabeth Anderson on January 20, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] John Dewey (1859 - 1952) lived from the Civil War to the Cold War, a period of extraordinary social,
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[Revised entry by Elizabeth Anderson on January 20, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] John Dewey (1859 - 1952) lived from the Civil War to the Cold War, a period of extraordinary social, economic, demographic, political and technological change. During his lifetime the United States changed from a rural to an urban society, from an agricultural to an industrial economy, from a regional to a world power. It emancipated its slaves, but subjected them to white supremacy. It absorbed...

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