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Emerson

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$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674016279

Publication Date: 09/30/2004

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416 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

5 halftones

Belknap Press

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  • List of Illustrations
  • Abbreviations Used in This Book
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Making of a Public Intellectual
  • 2. Emersonian Self-Reliance in Theory and Practice
  • 3. Emersonian Poetics
  • 4. Religious Radicalisms
  • 5. Emerson as a Philosopher?
  • 6. Social Thought and Reform: Emerson and Abolition
  • 7. Emerson as Anti-Mentor
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2003 Warren-Brooks Award, Advisory Group to the Center for Robert Penn Warren Studies, Western Kentucky University
  • Honorable Mention, 2003 Association of American Publishers PSP Award, Biography & Autobiography Category
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