By Brian G. Henning,William T. Myers,Joseph D. John,George Allan,Steven Meyer,Thomas M. Jeannot,Nancy Frankenberry,Scott Sinclair,Maria Regina Brioschi,Michael Brady,Nicholas Gaskill,Eleonora Mingarelli,Vincent M. Colapietro,Jude Jones

Despite there being deep strains of convergence among the philosophies of Alfred North Whitehead, C. S. Peirce, William James, John Dewey, and different classical American philosophers, it is still an open query no matter if Whitehead is a pragmatist, and dialog among pragmatists and Whitehead students were constrained. certainly, it really is tough to discover an anthology of classical American philosophy that incorporates Whitehead’s writings. those camps started individually, and they stay. This quantity questions the knowledge of that separation, exploring their connections, either ancient and in program. The essays during this quantity include unique and artistic paintings via prime students that not just furthers the knowledge of yankee philosophy, yet seeks to boost it by way of operating on the intersection of expertise and fact to incite novel and inventive notion. This exploration is lengthy past due. particular questions which are addressed are: Is Whitehead a pragmatist? What contrasts and affinities exist among American pragmatism and Whitehead’s concept? What new questions, concepts, and reviews emerge via juxtaposing their precise views?

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