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Description - Realism with a Human Face by Hilary Putnam

In this book, one of America's great philosophers calls upon his peers to embed philosophy in social life. Connecting metaphysics to cultural and literary issues, Putnam argues that the collapse of philosophical realism does not entail a fall into the abyss of relativism and postmodern skepticism. In this collection of thematically linked essays, Putnam argues that it is time for philosophy to return to its true place as a form of thought connected with real life.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780674749450
ISBN-10: 0674749456
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 155mm x mm)
Pages: 422
Imprint: Harvard University Press
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publish Date: 1-Mar-1992
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Hilary Putnam

Hilary Putnam is Cogan University Professor Emeritus at Harvard University. James Conant is Chester D. Tripp Professor of Humanities University of Chicago.

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