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" On pragmatistic principles, if the hypothesis of God works satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word, it is true. Now whatever its residual difficulties may be, experience shows that it certainly does work, and that the problem is to build it out... "
Pragmatism, a New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking: Popular Lectures on ... - Page 299
by William James - 1907 - 308 pages
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What is pragmatism?

James Bissett Pratt - Philosophy - 1909 - 256 pages
...prove to have a value for concrete life, they will be true in the sense of being good for so much." " On pragmatistic principles if the hypothesis of God...satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word, it is true." * Of course, you must 1 " Pragmatism," pp. 73 and 299. consider with care the question whether it does...
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What is Pragmatism ?

James Bissett Pratt - Pragmatism - 1909 - 256 pages
...innocent reader is far otherwise. We can hardly put the same eloquence into the naked pragmatic assertion, 'If the hypothesis of God works satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word it does work satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word.' God as an addition to an already smoky image...
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Studies in Language and Literature in Celebration of the Seventieth Birthday ...

Clark Sutherland Northup, Martin Wright Sampson, William Strunk, Frank Thilly - English literature - 1910 - 520 pages
...find its disseminated and strung-along successes sufficient for their rational needs. On pragmatic principles, if the hypothesis of God works satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word, it is true. Experience shows that it certainly does work. The problem is to build it out and determine it so that...
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Vital Lies: Studies of Some Varieties of Recent Obscurantism, Volume 2

Vernon Lee - Pragmatism - 1912
...Turnbull &• Sfears, Printers, Edinburgh \ PART II APPLIED OBSCURANTISM (continued} 261187 " On pragmatic principles, if the. hypothesis of God works satisfactorily...certainly does work and that the problem is ... to determine it so that it will combine with all the other working truths." — W. James, "Pragmatism,"...
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Vital lies: studies of some varieties of recent obscurantism, Volume 2

Vernon Lee - Pragmatism - 1912
...-'WV iv PART II APPLIED OBSCURANTISM (continued} "On pragmatic principles, if the hypothesis of Ood works satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word,...certainly does work and that the problem is ... to determine it so that it will combine with all the other working truths." — W. James, " Pragmatism,"...
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Vital lies: studies of some varieties of recent obscurantism, Volume 1

Vernon Lee - Pragmatism - 1912
...sense that they are good for so much." William James : " Pragmatism," page 299 : (A) " On pragmatic principles, if the hypothesis of God works satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word, it is true." (B) " Now, whatever its residual difficulties may be, experience shows that it certainly does work...
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The Catholic encyclopedia: an international work of reference on ..., Volume 12

Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1913
...should be judged by their intent and not merely by their content. James says expressly: "On Pragmatic principles, if the hypothesis of God works satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word, it is true" (Pragmatism, p. 299). This is open to two objections. In the first place, what functions or "works...
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The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on ..., Volume 12

Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, John Joseph Wynne, Thomas Joseph Shahan - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1913
...and not merely by their content. James says expressly: "On Pragmatic principles, if the hypotjicsis of God works satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word, it is true" (Pragmatism, p. 299). This is open to two objections. In the first place, what functions or "works...
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The Philosophy of Religion

George Galloway - Religion - 1914 - 602 pages
...vital way to the needs and purposes of religious conduct would fail to commend itself to Pragmatists. " On pragmatistic principles, if the hypothesis of God...combine satisfactorily with all the other working truths."1 The ultimate test, therefore, is empirical, what works in experience. The three broad movements...
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The Pragmatic Theory of Truth as Developed by Peirce, James, and Dewey

Denton Loring Geyer - Pragmatism - 1914 - 55 pages
...the Absolute true 'in so far forth', then ; and I unhesitatingly now do so", (p. 72). "On pragmatic principles, if the hypothesis of God works satisfactorily...certainly does work, and that the problem is to build out and determine it so that it will combine satisfactorily with all the other working truths", (p....
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