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The Metaphysical Club A Story of Ideas in America

By: Menand, Louis

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2001

Edition: Fourth Edition

Book Isle ID: 5219


Near New - No sign of reading; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.90 inches; 384 pages; Winner of the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for History. The Metaphysical Club was an informal group that met in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1872, to talk about ideas. Its members included Oliver Well Holmes, Jr. , future associate justice of the United States Supreme Court; William James, the father of modern American psychology; and Charles Sanders Peirce, logician, scientist, and the founder of semiotics. The... View more info