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" As long as one continues talking, intellectualism remains in undisturbed possession of the field. The return to life can't come about by talking. It is an act: to make you return to life, I must set an example for your imitation. I must deafen you to... "
A Pluralistic Universe: Hibbert Lectures at Manchester College on the ... - Page 290
by William James - 1909 - 404 pages
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The Philosophical Basis of Education

Rolland Merritt Shreves - Education - 1918 - 274 pages
...Conceptual knowledge thus is limited to the field of verification and practical life, for "Concepts are made for purposes of practice and not for purposes of 'insight.' " (Pluralistic Universe, p. 290.) To get into fruitful and practical relations with the world of reality,...
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Marxism and Alternatives: Towards the Conceptual Interaction Among Soviet ...

Tom Rockmore - Philosophy - 1981 - 311 pages
...importance of talk, by showing you, as Bergson does, that the concepts we talk with are made for the purposes of practice and not for purposes of insight....and you by inner sympathy must fill out the what for yourselves.25 The pragmatic overtones are obvious. Words are "indicators" or "signs of direction"....
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Marxism and Alternatives: Towards the Conceptual Interaction Among Soviet ...

Tom Rockmore - Philosophy - 1981 - 311 pages
...importance of talk, by showing you, as Bergson does, that the concepts we talk with are made for the purposes of practice and not for purposes of insight....and you by inner sympathy must fill out the what for yourselves.25 The pragmatic overtones are obvious. Words are "indicators" or "signs of direction"....
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Religion and Radical Empiricism: The Importance of Self-Definition in Research

Nancy Frankenberry - Religion - 1987 - 226 pages
...which plays hell with us.50 The same idea played hell as well with William James who finally concluded that the concepts we talk with are made for purposes of practice and not for purposes of insight .... I must point, point to the mere that of life, and you by inner sympathy must fill out the what...
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The Trial of Curiosity

Ross Posnock - Literary Criticism - 1991
...possession of the field. The return to life can't come about by talking. It is an act; to make you return to life, I must set an example for your imitation, I must deafen you to talk.... I say no more. I must leave life to teach the lesson" (Pluralistic 131-32). Faced here with the contradiction...
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The Promise of Pragmatism: Modernism and the Crisis of Knowledge and Authority

John Patrick Diggins - Philosophy - 1995 - 515 pages
...possession of the field. The return to life can't come about by talking. It is an act; to make your return to life, I must set an example for your imitation....we talk with are made for purposes of practice and are not for purposes of insight.59 Rorty's proposal to turn philosophy, and indeed many other disciplines,...
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Rediscovering the West: An Inquiry Into Nothingness and Relatedness

Stephen C. Rowe - Philosophy - 1994 - 222 pages
...throwing it out altogether: The return to life can't come about by talking. It is an act; to make you return to life, I must set an example for your imitation. I must deafen you to talk, to the importance of talk, by showing you, as Bergson does, that the concepts we talk with are made...
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The Films of John Cassavetes: Pragmatism, Modernism, and the Movies

Ray Carney - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 322 pages
...about by talking. It is an act; to make you return to life, I must set an example for your invitation, I must deafen you to talk, or to the importance of talk, by showing you... that the concepts we talk with are made for purposes of practice and not for purposes of insight. Or...
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Alexandria 4, Volume 4

David Fideler - Philosophy - 1997 - 435 pages
...throwing it out altogether: The return to life can't come about by talking. It is an act; to make you return to life, I must set an example for your imitation. I must deafen you to talk, to the importance of talk, by showing you, as Bergson does, that the concepts we talk with are made...
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Irresistible Dictation: Gertrude Stein and the Correlations of Writing and ...

Steven Meyer - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 450 pages
Before Gertrude Stein became the twentieth centuryís preeminent experimental writer, she spent a decade conducting research at Harvardís psychological laboratory and the Johns ...
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