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FB-11267-72

Reed College (Portland, OR 97202-8199)
Samuel McCracken (Project Director: September 1972 to present)

The Rise of Pop Intellect

To further define and analyze the phenomenon called "Pop Intellect," of which Marshall McLuhan and his hierophants are perhaps the most obvious example, but which includes such phenomena as the current wave of neo-romantic educationism, the less critical wing of the ecological and population control movement, and much current political thought.

Project fields:
Philosophy, General

Program:
Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$11,250 (approved)
$11,250 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/1972 – 5/31/1973