Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson
United States writer and leading exponent of transcendentalism (1803-1882)
Syn: ↑Emerson
Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author

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Ralph Waldo Emerson [Ralph Waldo Emerson]
(1803–82) a US writer of essays and poems. He greatly influenced religion and philosophy, especially with his idea of Transcendentalism, which said that God’s nature was in every person and thing. After being a Unitarian ↑minister (= church leader) in ↑New England, he settled in 1834 in Concord, ↑Massachusetts, where he worked closely with Henry David Thoreau and others. Emerson’s essay Nature (1836) explained Transcendentalism as the ↑unity of nature.

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