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Theodore Parker: American transcendentalist

Parker, Theodore

Theodore Parker: American transcendentalist

a critical essay and a collection of his writings

by Parker, Theodore

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860,
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882,
  • Transcendentalism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert E. Collins.
    ContributionsCollins, Robert E., ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX9869.P3 A25 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 271 p.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5417421M
    ISBN 10081080641X
    LC Control Number73009593
    OCLC/WorldCa650733

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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Theodore Parker (Aug ) was a preacher, lecturer, and writer, a public intellectual, and a religious and social reformer. He played a major role in moving Unitarianism away from being a Bible-based faith, and he established a precedent for clerical activism that has inspired generations of liberal religious leaders.

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transcendentalism (trăn´sĕndĕn´təlĬzəm) [Lat.,=overpassing], in literature, philosophical and literary movement that flourished in New England from about to It originated among a small group of intellectuals who were reacting against the orthodoxy of Calvinism and the rationalism of the Unitarian Church, developing instead their own faith centering on the divinity of.

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It was not nature but the nature of man which absorbed his vast energies.The transcendentalist movement is generally recognized to be the first major watershed in American literary and intellectual history. Pioneered by Emerson, Thoreau, Orestes Brownson, Margaret Fuller, and Bronson Alcott (among others), Transcendentalism provided a springboard for the first distinctly American forays into intellectual culture: religion and religious reform, philosophy.4 works of Theodore Parker American Transcendentalist and reforming minister of the Unitarian church () This ebook presents a collection of 4 works of Theodore Parker.

A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work selected. Table of Contents: Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons Volume I/5(5).