Josiah Royce

[Revised entry by Kelly A. Parker on May 5, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] Josiah Royce (1855 - 1916) was the leading American proponent of absolute idealism, the metaphysical view (also
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[Revised entry by Kelly A. Parker on May 5, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] Josiah Royce (1855 - 1916) was the leading American proponent of absolute idealism, the metaphysical view (also maintained by G. W. F. Hegel and F. H. Bradley) that all aspects of reality, including those we experience as disconnected or contradictory, are ultimately unified in the thought of a single all-encompassing consciousness. Royce also made original contributions in ethics, philosophy of community, philosophy...

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