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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from The Metaphysical Club: A Story of Ideas in America

Louis Menand
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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.

Objects

Boston - This place is a city in Massachusetts from which most of the pragmatic thinkers came.

Ball's Bluff - Colonel Edward Baker chose this place for the site of his first assault.

Cambridge - This place is a city in Massachusetts where Harvard is located, and was the original starting point for three of the founding fathers of pragmatism.

Copperheads - This group is comprised of Northerners who opposed the war and sympathized with the South.

Columbia University - This is the university where Dewey went to work when he...

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