American Philosophy in an
International Context


"Emerson and Nietzsche: 1862-1874." Religion and Philosophy in America. Ed. Peter Freese, vol. I (Essen: Verlag Die Blaue Eule, 1987) 161-182.


"Mit Taubenfüssen: Die stille Präsenz Ralph Waldo Emersons im Werk von Friedrich Nietzsche" düsseldorfer uni-zeitung 18:1 (1989): 14-15.


"Power/Play: Nietzsche und O'Neill." Eugene O'Neill: Deutsche Beiträge zum 100. Geburtstag des Dramatikers. Ed. Ulrich Halfmann (Tübingen: Gunter Narr, 1990) 203-220.


"John Dewey und Martin Heidegger über die Kunst: Prolegomena zu einem kritischen Vergleich." Literaturimport transatlantisch. Transfer 10. Ed. Uwe Baumann (Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, 1997) 167-189.


"Fate, Power, and History in Emerson and Nietzsche" ESQ. Emerson/Nietzsche Special Issue. Ed. Michael Lopez, 43 (1997): 267-293.


"The World as Fact, the World as Event: Varieties of Modernist Thinking in William James, Henri Bergson, and John Dewey." Transatlantic Modernism. Ed. Martin Klepper & Joseph C. Schöpp (Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2001) 51-91.


"Das Andere des Wachbewusstseins: Gustav Theodor Fechner und William James über den Traum." Traumdeutung. Ed. Rudolf Heinz & Wolfgang Tress (Wien: Passagen Verlag, 2001) 25-51.


"Global Aspects of American Pragmatist Thinking: William James and Kitaro Nishida on the Purity of Pure Experience." Amerikastudien/American Studies 46.2 (2001): 177-205.


"Thinking in Search of a Language: Pragmatism and the Muted Middle Voice" Amerikastudien/American Studies 47.4 (2002): 469-490.


"William James and Charles Taylor: An American-Canadian Philosophical Dialogue on Religion." Canadian Literary and Didactic Mosaic. Ed. Michael Heinze & Elke Müller-Schneck (Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag, 2004) 73-103.


"Ribellarsi a Hegel: Heinrich Ritter, Emerson ed Eraclito" Topografia dell’estraneo. Ed. Mauro Ponzi & Vittoria Borsò (Milan: Bruno Mondadori, 2006) 115-122.


"Proper Ways of Thinking Modernism: The Amiable Disagreements of William James and Henri Bergson." Proceedings of the German Association of American Studies Annual Conference 2005. Ed. Christa Buschendorf & Astrid Franke. (Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter 2007) 85-99.


"Emerson, Persian Poetry, and Sheikh Mosleho’d-Din Sa’di-ye Shirazi: The Hermeneutics of Hospitality." Orient and Orientalisms in US-American Poetry and Poetics. Ed. Sabine Sielke & Christian Kloeckner (Frankfurt: Peter Lang, 2009) 33-57.


"William James vs. Charles Taylor: Philosophy of Religion and the Confines of the Social and Cultural Imaginaries." The Imaginary and Its Worlds. Ed. L. Bieger, R. Saldivar, J. Voelz (Hanover, NH: Dartmouth College Press, 2013) 67-83.


"Der amerikanische Pragmatismus als fröhliche Wissenschaft." Festschrift for N.N. Ed. J.N. Schmidt, F. Sprang, R. Weidle (2014)