This work challenges recent neo-pragmatist interpretations of Dewey as a historicist, radically anti-essential thinker. By tracing Dewey's views on the issues of change and permanence, Boisvert demonstrates the way Dewey was able to learn from important scientific discoveries.
Boisvert, Raymond, "Dewey's Metaphysics: Form and Being in the Philosophy of John Dewey" (2018). American Philosophy. 2.