Philosophical Profiles
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Philosophical Profiles
Essays in a Pragmatic Mode

Richard J. Bernstein

328 pages | 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
Paper 1986 | ISBN 9780812212167 | $21.95s | Outside the Americas £16.99
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"Bernstein is at his best in this collection: penetrating, insightful, and lively; seeing the main issue where it is often obscured by side-questions; making the vital connections with other writers and alternative formulations."—Charles Taylor

"A thoughtful guide to the current debate about 'post-analytic' philosophy."—Ethics

Philosophical Profiles brings together ten important essays by Richard Berstein. Each focuses on the work of a thinker or group of thinkers at the center of contemporary developments in philosophy, including Hannah Arendt, John Dewey, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Jurgen Habermas, G.W.F. Hegel, Alasdair MacIntyre, Herbert Marcuse, and Richard Rorty.

Richard J. Bernstein is Vera List Professor of Philosophy, New School for Social Research.

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