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Richard Rorty

Philosopher (4-Oct-1931 — 8-Jun-2007)


Robert B. Brandom (editor). Rorty and His Critics. Blackwell Publishing. 2000. 410pp.

Neil Gross. Richard Rorty: The Making of an American Philosopher. University of Chicago Press. 2008. 367pp.

John Pettigrew (editor). A Pragmatist's Progress? Richard Rorty and American Intellectual History. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. 2000. 224pp.


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  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1261)

  8. Public Intellectuals: A Study in Decline (p.203)

  9. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.1318)

  10. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.627)

  11. One Hundred Twentieth-Century Philosophers (pp.166-68)

  12. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.455)

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