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The American scholar

by Parker, Theodore

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Published by American Unitarian association in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Theodore Parker; ed. with notes by George Willis Cooke.
SeriesHis Works. Centenary ed -- v.8
ContributionsCooke, George Willis, 1848-1923, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX9815 .P3 1907 vol. 8
The Physical Object
Paginationvi p., 1 l., 534 p.
Number of Pages534
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23379340M
LC Control Number07039034
OCLC/WorldCa4477957

The American Scholar was a speech given by Ralph Waldo Emerson in to the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Harvard College. Emerson argues that American culture, still heavily influenced by Europe, could build a new, distinctly American cultural identity. American Book Company, - Learning and scholarship - pages. 2 Reviews. Published also in the Eclectic English classics in , with the same introduction and additional notes ascribed to Orren Henry Smith. THE AMERICAN SCHOLAR SELF-RELIANCE COMPENSATION5/5(2).

Emerson on American Scholar 4 Bacon were only young men in libraries, when they wrote these books. Hence, instead of Man Thinking, we have the bookworm. Hence, the book-learned class, who value books, as such; not as related to nature and the human constitution, but as making a sort of Third Estate with the world and the soul. In his speech, 'The American Scholar,' Emerson addresses the concern of intellectual integrity by outlining the influences on a scholar's mind nature, books, and actions, while also stressing the.

  The American Scholar, a speech given by Ralph Waldo Emerson to the Phi Beta Kappa Society, is a piece of literature that addresses exactly what it takes to be a scholar and to think n hits three major themes; nature, the past, and action. Emerson goes on to explain each of these in depth, including past examples of each and how each is vital to . The American Scholar by Ralph Waldo Emerson. The American Scholar was Emerson's speech delivered on Aug It was retrieved from Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson, published in "This address was delivered at Cambridge before the Harvard Chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa Society, a college fraternity composed of the first twenty-five men in each graduating .


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The priest becomes a form; the attorney a statute-book; the mechanic a machine; the sailor a rope of the ship. In this distribution of functions the scholar is the delegated intellect. In the right state he is Man [22] Thinking. In the degenerate state, when the victim of society, he tends to become a mere thinker, or, still worse, the parrot.

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Books are for the scholar's idl. Emerson uses the text of his essay to trigger a response in the American writers, intellectuals and scholars. He begins with a criticism of the fragmentation of society in terms of occupations and mercantile classes. He considers it a roadblock to the true progress of society.

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