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Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-230) and index.
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Thoreau and others : thinking from imagination and the heart A philosophy in wilderness A lyric philosophy of place Death and the sublime : Henry Bugbee's In demonstration of the spirit Becoming what we pray : passion's gentler resolutions Two testimonies in American philosophy : Stanley Cavell, Henry Bugbee Stanley Cavell : acknowledgment, suffering, and praise : a religious continental thinker Bruce Wilshire : the breathtaking intimacy of the material world Henry James : an ethics of intimate conversation : is the unacknowledged life worth living? Preservative care : saving intimate voice in the humanities J. Glenn Gray and Hannah Arendt : squires in this vale of tears : poetry in a time of war Thoreau's translations : John Brown, apples, lilies.