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Sidney Hook

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[Revised entry by David Sidorsky and Robert Talisse on November 13, 2018. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Sidney Hook was a leading interpreter and proponent of Deweyan pragmatic naturalism from his years as Dewey's graduate student at Columbia in the 1920s through the six decades of his philosophical teaching and writing until his death in 1989. A notoriously scrappy polemicist, Hook identified with the attribution given to him as "Dewey's bulldog."...

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News source: Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

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