Colin D. Pearce

Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

Clemson, SC 29631

United States

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Scholarly Papers (45)

1.

Rothbard vs. Strauss: Libertarianism, Rights and Reason

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Mar 2010
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Strauss, Rothbard, Hobbes, Locke, Hume, Natural Law, Rights, Liberty, Equality, Ethics

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The Path to Post-Modernity, or, 'God is Dead and We Did It for the Kids!'

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Jul 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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postmodernism, Nihilism, Liberalism, progress, subjectivism, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Mill, Lippmann

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C.S. Lewis, Democracy and Modern Relativism

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 Apr 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Relativism, Objectivism, Democracy, C.S. Lewis, Nietzsche, Morality, Tradition, William Graham Sumner

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A Note on the Dewey-Lippmann Debate

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Aug 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Pragmatism, Dewey, Lippmann, Rorty, Democracy, Metaphysics

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Two Metaphysicians: D.H. Lawrence and Martin Heidegger Compared

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Apr 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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D.H.Lawrence, Martin Heidegger, Metaphysics, Humanism, Science, Art, Death, Resoluteness, Technology

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A Golden Crown to Gain: The Machiavellianism of Kipling’s 'The Man Who Would Be King'

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Jun 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Kipling, Machiavelli, Kingship, Empire, Prudence, Religion, Virtue, Progress, Women

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Book Review, Andreas Kalyvas and Ira Katznelson, Liberal Beginnings: Making a Republic for the Moderns

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 20 Jun 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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liberalism, republicanism, Smith, Ferguson, Madison, Paine, de Stael, constant

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The Tory Touch: True North and Old South

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 May 2012
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Changing Regimes: The Case of Rip Van Winkle

Clio: A Journal of Literature, History and Philosophy, Vol. 22, No. 2, 1993
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2018
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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History, Gods, Tradition, Patriarachs, Toryism, Republicanism, Supernatural

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The Mind of the Master Class: History and Faith in the Southern Slaveholders' Worldview

THE MIND OF THE MASTER CLASS: HISTORY AND FAITH IN THE SOUTHERN SLAVEHOLDERS' WORLDVIEW, Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, Eugene D. Genovese, eds., Cambridge University Press, p. 828, 2005
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2014
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Historiography, Intellectual History, Philosophy, Confederacy, Simms, Holmes, Comte, Hamilton

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Aristocratic Writers and New Continents: Lawrence and Tocqueville on Democracy

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Democracy, Equality, Aristocracy, D.H. Lawrence, Tocqueville, Australia, America

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Friendship and Freedom of Soul in Lawrence’s Kangaroo

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Tyranny, Eros, Friendship, D.H. Lawrence, Plato, Nietzsche, Art, Politics

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Book Review - James H. Read, 'Majority Rule Versus Consensus: The Political Thought of John C. Calhoun'

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jun 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Calhoun, constitution, consensus, jury, Federalism, freedom, union

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The Rambler as Rotarian: H.L. Mencken's Samuel Johnson

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Apr 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Samuel Johnson, H.L. Mencken, John Wain, Mark Twain, Rotarian, Skepticism

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The Broughamian Philosophy of Enlightenment and its Critics

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Mar 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Brougham, Education, Enlightenment, Science, Theology, Newman, Franklin, Philosophy

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The Aristotelianism of George Frederick Holmes

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Mar 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Aristotle, Holmes, Philosophy, Postivism, Metaphysics, Old South, W. Hamilton

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Phoenix Out of the Abyss: Lawrence, Heidegger and Responding to Our Nada

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 May 2010
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Lawrence, Heidegger, Abyss, Nihilism, Death, Being, Postmodernism,Eurocentrism, Rationalism, Poetry

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Studying Canada or Paradigms Lost and Found: The Waves of Canadian Historiography

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Paradigm, Historiography, Whig, Tory, Postmodernism, Monumentalism, Essentialism, Founding, Liberalism

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Liberal Education in America: Civic Training and Philosophic Knowledge in the Thought of Edward Everett Hale and James McCosh

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Mar 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Education, Philosophy, Democracy, Civics, Liberal Studies, Princeton, Equality

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Book Review: Christopher Manfredi and Mark Rush, Judging Democracy

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Apr 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Judiciary, Charter of Rights, Constitutional Law, Canada-U.S., Monahan, Tory Communitarianism, Individualism

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President Hayes - Nihilist?

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 25 Jun 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Nihilism, Hayes, Emerson, Egotism, Greatness, Fatalism, Postmodernism

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From Guardianism to Postmodernism: Historiography and the Interpretation of Canadian Political Culture

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2015
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Political Culture, Liberalism, Postmodernism, Historiography, Lockeanism

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Lessons for Liberalism: Lord Brougham’s Philosophy of Italian Politics

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 May 2010
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Brougham, liberalism,historiography, republics, monarchy, whig, best regime, Medici, Venice, Leopold I

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Napoleonic Ambition Versus Jeffersonian Virtue: The Case of Lewis Rand

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2017
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Ambition, Virtue, Tyranny, Treason, Fatalism, Republicanism, Jefferson, Napoleon, Absolute, Conscience

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The Letter and the Speech, or, Defending the Israeli State: Leo Strauss, Senator Moynihan, and the 'Zionism is Racism' Debate

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Jun 2017
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Zionism, Liberalism, Conservatism, Israel, Leo Strauss, Patrick Moynihan, Theodor Herzl

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'My Dear Sir': Holmes to Simms on the Present State of Letters

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Apr 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Holmes, Simms, Literature, Reading, Nietzsche, Aphorism, Style, Modernism

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Two Concepts of Liberalism: Some Comparative Discussion of Strauss and Hayek

South Carolina Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Saturday, February 28, 2015, Francis Marion University
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Jan 2019
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Leo Strauss, F.A. Hayek, Liberalism, Conservatism, Political Philosophy, Rights

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American Ambition: Bonapartism, Jeffersonianism and the Case of Lewis Rand

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Oct 2015
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Ambition; Empire; Jefferson; Napoleon; Hegel; History; Absolute

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From Ethics to Politics: The Case of William Paley

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Dec 2014
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Paley, Morality, Virtue, Honor, Utility, Happiness, Aristotle, Mandeville

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William Paley: A Preliminary Introduction

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Dec 2014
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Paley, Ethics, Philosophy, Keynes, Laissez-Faire

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Fake Science and Folklore: Simms' Engagement with Phrenology

William Gilmore Simms Society Biennial Conference "Simms and Memory", University of Columbia, S.C., September 28-30 2018
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Dec 2018
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Simms, Phrenology, Science, MacIntyre, Hegel, Mill, F.J. Gall, Popular Wisdom, Metaphysics

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The True Historian: Facts, Values and the Historiography of William Gilmore Simms

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 10 Mar 2017
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Aristotle and Business: An Inescapable Tension

Posted: 31 Mar 2017
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Aristotle, Ethics, Virtue, Rights, Community, Public, Private

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All Aboard! The Philosophy of the Omnibus and the Problem of Progress in William Gilmore Simms

The Simms Review, Vol. 13, No.1, 2011
Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Simms, Progress, Equality, Technology, Greatness, History

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Libertarianism Ancient and Modern: Reflections on the Strauss-Rothbard Debate

Interpretation: A Journal of Political Philosophy, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2010
Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Strauss, Rothbard, Liberalism, Modernity, Hobbes, Locke

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The Wisdom of Exile: Edward Everett Hale’s the Man Without a Country

Interpretation: A Journal of Political Philosophy, Fall 1994
Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Education, Americanism, Civics, Patriotism, Individualism, Rebellion, Freedom

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Prescott’s Conquests: Anthropophagy, Auto-Da-Fe and Eternal Return

Interpretation: A Journal of Political Philosophy, Spring 1997
Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Liberal Civilization, History, Cosmology, Despotism, Theocracy, Priestcraft, Hobbes, Human Scrifice

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Hannibal’s Humanism or the Nature of Cruelty: A Response to Giorgio Baruchello’s on Nietzsche’s Drive to Distinction

Appraisal: Journal of Post-Critical and Personalist Studies, Vol. 5, No. 4, October 2005
Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Nietzsche, Machiavelli, Thucydides, Hobbes, Madison

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Pursuing Virtue and Expecting Progress: Nietzsche and Lecky on the Question of Cruelty

Appraisal: Journal of Post-Critical and Personalist Studies, Vol. 5, No. 3, March 2005
Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Nietzsche, Lecky, Civilization, Realisation, Progress, Morals

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Future Technoscientific Education: Atheism and Ethics in a Globalizing World

Bulletin of Science Technology Society, Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 81-102, April 2011
Posted: 14 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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globalization, education, enlightenment, atheism, fideism, technology, metaphysics, progress, liberalism, positivism

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History for Life: Simms and Nietzsche Compared

Humanitas, Vol. 20, Nos. 1-2, 2008
Posted: 14 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Simms, Nietzche, History, Science, Art, Life, Romanticism

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The Metaphysical Federalism of William Gilmore Simms

Studies in Literary Imagination, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2009
Posted: 14 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Simms, History, State, Federalism, Metaphysics, Progress, Centralization, South Carolina

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Lord Brougham’s Neo-Paganism

Journal of the History of Ideas, October 1994
Posted: 14 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Religion, Faith, Reason, Skepticism, Utilitarianism, Metaphysics, Stoicism, Natural Theology, Future State

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From Fin-De-Siecle to New Age Thought

Quadrant, November 1998
Posted: 14 Jul 2011
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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D.H. Lawrence, Nietzsche, New Age, Progressivism, Avante-Garde, Australia, Canada

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Hawthorne’s 'My Kinsman, Major Molineux'

The Explicator, Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 19-22, Fall 2001
Posted: 02 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science

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Hawthorne, New England, Modernity, Protestantism, Scripture, Nature, Democracy

Other Papers (4)

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Strong Liberalism: Habits of Mind for Democratic Citizenship

Posted: 22 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2009
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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liberalism, citizenship, democracy, communitarianism, Mark Twain, Borat, Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart

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Two Quotes on Ascetic Morality: Leo Strauss and H. L. Mencken

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 16 Dec 2015
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Strauss; Mencken; Morality; Asceticism; Sexuality; Virtue

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‘The Monstrous Politics of Leo Strauss’

VoegelinView, May 21, 2018
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Dec 2018
Colin D. Pearce
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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Leo Strauss, Conservatism, Liberalism, Non-Partisanship, American Politics, History

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history, politics, society, philosophy, theology, culture, confederacy