Biographische Arbeiten über Dewey


Auf deutsch gibt es zwei empfehlenswerte Einführungen in Buchform:

Auf englisch empfehlen wir zum Einstieg (siehe auch Literaturempfehlungen):

Texte zur Einführung:

  • Alexander, Thomas M. John Dewey's Theory of Art, Experience, and Nature: The Horizons of Feeling. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1987.
  • Boisvert, Raymond D. Dewey's Metaphysics. New York: Fordham University Press, 1988.
  • Burke, Thomas. Dewey's New Logic: A Reply to Russell. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.
  • Campbell, James. The Community Reconstructs: The Meaning of Pragmatic Social Thought. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1992.
  • Campbell, James. Understanding John Dewey: Nature and Cooperative Intelligence. Chicago and La Salle: Open Court, 1995.
  • Dykhuizen, George. The Life and Mind of John Dewey. Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, 1973.
  • Garrison, Jim, ed. The New Scholarship on Dewey. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1995.
  • Hickman, Larry A. John Dewey's Pragmatic Technology. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1990.
  • Hickman, L./Neubert, S./Reich, K. (Hg.): John Dewey - zwischen Pragmatismus und Konstruktivismus. Münster u.a. (Waxmann) 2004
  • McDermott, John J., ed. The Philosophy of John Dewey. 2 vols. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1973.
  • Rockefeller, Steven C. John Dewey: Religious Faith and Democratic Humanism. New York: Columbia University Press, 1991.
  • Ryan, Alan. John Dewey and the High Tide of American Liberalism. New York: W. W. Norton, 1995.
  • Schilpp, Paul Arthur. The Philosophy of John Dewey. The Library of Living Philosophers, vol. 1. Evanston, Ill.: Northwestern University, 1939. [Reprinted, with bibliography extended to 1950, by Muriel Murray. New York: Tudor Publishing Co., 1951. Reprinted, La Salle, Ill.: Open Court Publishing Co., 1970. 3d ed., 1989.]
  • Sleeper, Ralph William. The Necessity of Pragmatism: John Dewey's Conception of Philosophy. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1986.
  • Welchman, Jennifer. Dewey's Ethical Thought. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1995.
  • Westbrook, Robert B. John Dewey and American Democracy. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991.