Jane Addamss Evolutionary Theorizing
Constructing "Democracy And Social Ethics"
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Constructing Democracy and Social Ethics. In Jane Addamss Evolutionary Theorizing, Marilyn Fischer advances the bold and original claim that Addamss reasoning in her first book, Democracy and Social Ethics, is thoroughly evolutionary in character. While Democracy and Social Ethics, a foundational text of classical American pragmatism, is praised for advancing a sensitive and sophisticated method of ethical deliberation, Fischer is the first to explore its intellectual roots. Examining essays Addams wrote in the 1890s and showing how they were revised for Democracy and Social Ethics, Fischer draws from philosophy, history, literature,