Use Of Transcendentalism In Walt Whitman's Song Of Myself

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Whitman uses transcendentalist ideas throughout his collection “Song of Myself”. Often many times transcendentalism pertains to the idea of how it is dealt with having god in each living thing. “Born here of parents born here from parents the same, and their parents the same,” (Whitman #1). In this quote it is trying to show how the same generations are living in a certain area which can prove the point in how god is in each individual. Another big part of Whitman’s work is nature in which it's a majority of transcendentalism. “Or I guess the grass is itself a child, the produced babe of the vegetation.” (Whitman # 6). This quote is explaining exactly how they are comparing grass to a human being. Which goes off of the idea in how they compare
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