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NEW BOOK AVAILABLE!
MR. EMERSON’S REVOLUTION
Ralph Waldo EmersonEmerson was our first public intellectual, helping define a nascent American culture in the decades after our Revolution. He urged his countrymen, psychologically still dependent on England, to banish false traditions and leap forward to a new day of self-confidence, curiosity, and achievement, all with faith in an Over Soul, or World Soul, and a tangible Moral Law. Emerson’s interests spanned the humanities and the sciences, making him insist on their unity. As an active abolitionist and pro-women’s rights advocate, he also revolutionized our social life. In every sphere, he radicalized our souls. This book will illuminate Emerson’s legacy to our time. We, like him, are still a half-idealistic and half-pragmatic people.
— Jean Mudge, ed.
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