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Varieties of Pragmatism and Communication: Visions and Revisions From Peirce to Peters

During the past two decades, literature on pragmatism has exploded. From philosophy to film studies, from law to literary criticism, and from history to religion to communication studies, pragmatism has a new generation of defenders and interpreters. This sometimes breathtaking array of thought should remind us that pragmatism is, as it has always been, a many splendored thing.