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Hickman, Larry A. 1942-

Overview
Works: 120 works in 269 publications in 2 languages and 9,894 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Narrator, Host, Author of screenplay, Editor, Other
Classifications: T14, 191
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Most widely held works by Larry A Hickman
John Dewey's pragmatic technology by Larry A Hickman ( )
14 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophical tools for technological culture putting pragmatism to work by Larry A Hickman ( )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hickman['s]... style of pragmatism provides us with flexible, philosophical 'tools' which can be used to analyze and penetrate various technology and technological cultural problems of the present. He, himself, uses this toolkit to make his analyses and succeeds very well indeed." -- Don IhdeA practical and comprehensive appraisal of the value of philosophy in today's technological culture.Philosophical Tools for Technological Culture contends that technology -- a defining mark of contemporary culture --
John Dewey's educational philosophy in international perspective a new democracy for the twenty-first century by Larry A Hickman ( )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Dewey's Educational Philosophy in International Perspective brings together eleven experts from around the globe to examine the international legacy of the famous philosopher. Placing special emphasis on Dewey's theories of education, Larry A. Hickman and Giuseppe Spadafora have gathered some of the world's most noted scholars of educational philosophy to present a thorough exploration of Dewey's enduring relevance and potential as a tool for change in twenty-first-century political and social institutions. This collection offers close examinations of the
The continuing relevance of John Dewey reflections on aesthetics, morality, science, and society by Larry A Hickman ( )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The present volume encapsulates the contemporary scholarship on John Dewey and shows the place of Dewey's thought on the philosophical arena. The authors are among the leading specialists in the philosophy of John Dewey from universities across the US and in Europe
The essential Dewey by John Dewey ( Book )
9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In addition to being one of the greatest technical philosophers of the twentieth century, John Dewey (1859-1952) was an educational innovator, a Progressive Era reformer, and one of America's last great public intellectuals. Dewey's insights into the problems of public education, immigration, the prospects for democratic government, and the relation of religious faith to science are as fresh today as when they were first published. His penetrating treatments of the nature and function of philosophy, the ethical and aesthetic dimensions of life, and the role of inquiry in human experience are of increasing relevance at the turn of the 21st century.Based on the award-winning 37-volume critical edition of Dewey's work, The Essential Dewey presents for the first time a collection of Dewey's writings that is both manageable and comprehensive. The volume includes essays and book chapters that exhibit Dewey's intellectual development over time; the selection represents his mature thinking on every major issue to which he turned his attention. Eleven part divisions cover: Dewey in Context; Reconstructing Philosophy; Evolutionary Naturalism; Pragmatic Metaphysics; Habit, Conduct, and Language; Meaning, Truth, and Inquiry; Valuation and Ethics; The Aims of Education; The Individual, the Community, and Democracy; Pragmatism and Culture: Science and Technology, Art and Religion; and Interpretations and Critiques. Taken as a whole, this collection provides unique access to Dewey's understanding of the problems and prospects of human existence and of the philosophical enterprise
Reading Dewey : interpretations for a postmodern generation by Larry A Hickman ( Book )
6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Dewey (1859-1952), hailed during his lifetime as "America's Philosopher," is now generally recognized as one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century. Dewey's groundbreaking contributions to philosophy, psychology, and educational theory continue to animate research on the cutting edge of those fields. The twelve original interpretive essays included in this volume locate Dewey's major works within their historical context and present a timely reevaluation of the diverse aspects of his broad philosophical reach. They explore his contributions to logic, ethics, social and political philosophy, metaphysics, and the philosophies of religion, art, and the human sciences. They also underscore the relevance of Dewey's work to the dominant strands of modern philosophy and to the essential debates of continental philosophy - from phenomenology to post-structuralism, and to feminist thought
The essential Dewey by John Dewey ( )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Dewey between pragmatism and constructivism by Larry A Hickman ( Book )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book, the result of cooperation between the Center for Dewey Studies at Southern Illinois University Carbondale and the Dewey Center at the University of Cologne, provides an excellent example of the international character of pragmatist studies against the backdrop of constructivist concerns. As a part of their exploration of the many points of contact between classical pragmatism and contemporary pragmatism, the contributors turn their attention to theories of interaction and transaction, communication and culture, learning and education, community and democracy, theory and practice, and inquiry and methods."--BOOK JACKET
Pragmatism as post-postmodernism : lessons from John Dewey by Larry A Hickman ( Book )
13 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larry A. Hickman presents John Dewey as very much at home in the busy mix of contemporary philosophy - as a thinker whose work now, more than 50 years after his death, still furnishes fresh insights into cutting-edge philosophical debates
John Dewey his life and work ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overview of the life and work of the philosopher John Dewey, with emphasis on his analysis of human learning and writings on democracy
Technology and human affairs ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Technology as a human affair /[ by Larry A Hickman ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethics, logic, psychology by John Dewey ( )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern theories of higher level predicates : second intentions in the Neuzeit by Larry A Hickman ( Book )
7 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The influence of Darwin on philosophy and other essays in contemporary thought by John Dewey ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected works of John Dewey, 1882-1953 by John Dewey ( )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Past Masters The Collected Works of John Dewey, 1882-1953 database contains all thirty seven volumes of the edition created by the Center for Dewey Studies at the University of Southern Illinois at Carbondale, edited by Jo Ann Boydston, and published by Southern Illinois University Press, 1972-1985. Larry Hickman is the editor of the Past Masters electronic edition
John Dewey -- his life and work by Larry A Hickman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Dewey wrote extensively about philosophy, psychology, education, political science, and the arts. In his very full 92 years of life (1859-1952), he not only wrote about the breadth of life, he participated in it as a teacher, social critic, political activist and involved family man. This fully produced video introduces students to his philosophy and his critical studies of education, the arts and the implications of democracy for the lives of individuals and their communities
The Correspondence of John Dewey by John Dewey ( )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transcriptions of the correspondence written or received by John Dewey, as well as selected letters about him. The text of each letter is fully searchable using the Folio Views software and includes notes on transciption problems. Other searchable fields include date, writer, addressee, place, and source of the document. Also includes a chronology of Dewey's life and a few photographs
Philosophy, technology, and human affairs ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Dewey : zwischen Pragmatismus und Konstruktivismus ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hickman, Larry, 1942-
Hickman, Larry A.
Hickman, Larry Allen, 1942-
Languages
English (143)
German (4)
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