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The twentieth century has witnessed the blossoming of Western culture: new technology; communications and transportation systems; social, political, educational, agricultural, and medical advances. But with these changes have come the strains and tensions of conflicting interests, desires, and values within the community. John Dewey, one of America's most prolific writers of popular philosophy, believed that humankind could keep a firm hold on its destiny only if the critical intelligence of scientific method and its democratic counterpart were emphasized and promoted. Freedom of inquiry, tolerance of diverse ideas and opinions, cultural pluralism, free speech, and a willingness to cooperate in pursuit of shared values and ideals would be the springboard for social development.

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ISBN:
9780879755607
Editor:
Baird, Robert M.
Editor:
Rosenbaum, Stuart E.
Editor:
Baird, Robert M.
Editor:
Rosenbaum, Stuart E.
Author:
Dewey, John
Publisher:
Prometheus Books
Location:
Buffalo, N.Y. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Modern
Subject:
Democracy
Subject:
Culture
Subject:
History & Surveys - Modern
Subject:
Philosophy : General
Subject:
Free Will & Determinism
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Great Books in Philosophy
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
19891031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
134
Dimensions:
8.45x5.40x.40 in. .37 lbs.

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