Carbondale, Illinois USA: Southern Illinois University Press, 1969. Hardcover. Published between 1969 and 1990, this is a complete set of the writings of pioneering philosopher, John Dewey.Divided into three sections: 1) Early Works, 5 Volumes; Middle Works 7152 printed pages in total (400-600 pp. each), 15 Volumes; Later Works, 17 Volumes. Octavos, cloth-covered boards, each with dustjacket, in near fine to fine condition. Most bear previous owner's iconic family bookplate on front pastedown.
A beautiful edition of the writings of this important and highly influential late 19th/early 20th century thinker. Near Fine. Item #74532
"The Collected Works of John Dewey, 1882-1953, thirty-seven volumes divided into early works, middle works, and later works, plus index, includes all the books and articles published during John Dewey’s intellectual career from 1882 to 1952 as well as selected personal correspondence and posthumous publications. This definitive series makes accessible the distinctive thought of America’s national philosopher. 'No serious student of twentieth-century American intellectual, social, or political history can get along without The Collected Works of John Dewey.'—the late Richard Rorty, Professor Emeritus of Comparative Literature and Philosophy, Stanford University. ''The Collected Works of John Dewey is the must-have resource for all serious students of education.'—Ellen Condliffe Lagemann, Charles Warren Professor of the History of American Education, Harvard University.