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scholar as American.

Howard Mumford Jones

scholar as American.

by Howard Mumford Jones

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Published by Harvard University] in [Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Learning and scholarship

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Abbott Lawrence Lowell inaugural lectures, The Abbott Lawrence Lowell lecture
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAZ103 J6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19683368M

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Originally titled "An Oration Delivered before the Phi Beta Kappa Society, at Cambridge, [Massachusetts,] Aug ," Emerson delivered what is now referred to as "The American Scholar" essay as a speech to Harvard's Phi Beta Kappa Society, an honorary society of male college students with unusually high grade point averages.

The basic idea is that rather than becaming an intellectual, pedantic, bookworm, the American scholar should be one who goes to nature and books for inspiration and then creates--so rather than living by the light of others or becoming a "parrot of other man's thinking" the true scholar delves into his own soul to discover truth and upon discovering it has a duty to act and share what he di/5.

The American Scholar - Ralph Waldo Emerson Therein it resembles his own spirit, whose beginning, whose ending, he never can find, — so entire, so boundless. Far, too, as her splendors shine, system on system shooting like rays, upward, downward, without centre, without circumference, — File Size: KB.

“The American Scholar” is a lecture by Ralph Waldo Emerson, transposed into an essay. The occasion for the lecture was an address that Emerson gave to the Phi Beta Kappa Society at Cambridge, on Aug The subject of the lecture is the role of the American intellectual, as distinct from the European intellectual.

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 class.

The American Scholar Summary by Ralph Waldo Emerson • Emerson uses the text of his essay to trigger a response in the American writers, intellectuals and s.

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Books are for the scholar's idle times. When he can read God directly, the hour is too precious to be wasted in other men's transcripts of their readings. But when the intervals of darkness come, as come they must, — when the sun is hid, and the stars withdraw their shining, — we repair to the lamps which were kindled by their ray, to guide.

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The American Scholar, according to Emerson, will produce poetry and other works that will lead in an artistic revolution and a new age for American society. That same society, however, has become so divided and subdivided that the artistic revolution Emerson hopes for will have to be a uniting one, designed to remind individual men and women.

Books you write essays about for school are also great choices to include in your four to five book stable since you will be becoming super-familiar with them for the writing you do in class anyways. In answer to the question, then, of how many books you need to read for the AP Lit exam: you need to know four to five inside and out, and beyond.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.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jones, Howard Mumford, Scholar as American.

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