By Martin Halliwell,Joel D. S. Rasmussen
conversations in technology, philosophy, psychology, faith, ethics, and literature. This quantity explores and extends those conversations via drawing jointly twelve students from quite a number disciplines on each side of the Atlantic to evaluate James's paintings in all its style, to track his multidisciplinary
reception around the 20th century, and to guage his legacy within the twenty-first century. the 1st 1/2 the ebook considers James's many highbrow affects and the second one part makes a speciality of A Pluralistic Universe (1909), the printed textual content of his 1908 Hibbert Lectures at Oxford collage, as a key textual content for assessing James's transatlantic conversations. The pluralistic transatlantic currents addressed within the first a part of the amount let a fuller realizing of James's
philosophy of pluralism that kinds the categorical concentration for the second one half. Taken as a suite, the quantity is exclusive in scholarship on James in producing transatlantic, interdisciplinary, and cross-generational dialogues, and it repositions James as an immense overseas philosopher and arguably the most
distinctive American highbrow determine of the 19th and 20th centuries.