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" Truth lives, in fact, for the most part on a credit system. Our thoughts and beliefs 'pass,' so long as nothing challenges them, just as bank-notes pass so long as nobody refuses them. But this all points to direct face-to-face verifications somewhere,... "
Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking : Popular Lectures on ... - Page 208
by William James - 1907 - 308 pages
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Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking : Popular Lectures on ...

William James - Pragmatism - 1907 - 308 pages
...lives, in fact, for the most part on ' i accredit system. Our thoughts and beliefs ' 'pass,' so long as nothing challenges them, just as bank-notes pass...verification in the usual business of life is that all things exi; in kinds and not singly. Our world is found \ once for all to have that peculiarity. So that when...
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Pragmatism, a New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking: Popular Lectures on ...

William James - Pragmatism - 1907 - 308 pages
...bank-notes \ pass so long as nobody refuses them. But this* all points to direct face-to-face . 207 f verifications somewhere, without which the fabric...verification in the usual business of life is that allthings exist in kinds and not singly. Our world is found once for all to have that peculiarity....
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Pragmatism, a New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking: Popular Lectures on ...

William James - Pragmatism - 1907 - 308 pages
...this all points to direct face-to-face Q(Vt *"*-•-•••»-•»•• jerificatiQnjSL.somewhere, without which the fabric of truth collapses like a...verification in the usual business of life is that all thing ( in kinds and not singly. Our world is found once for all to have that peculiarity. So that...
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Pragmatism, a New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking: Popular Lectures on ...

William James - Pragmatism - 1907 - 308 pages
...just as bank-notes pass so long as nobody refuses them. But this all points to direct face-to-face verifications somewhere, without which the fabric...superstructure. Another great reason — beside economy of tune — for waiving complete verification in the usual business of life is that all things exist in...
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The Journal of Philosophy, Psychology and Scientific Methods

Philosophy - 1907
...just as bank notes pass so long as nobody refuses them. But this all points to direct face-to-face verifications somewhere, without which the fabric of truth collapses like a financial system with no cash basis whatever. You accept my verification of one thing, I yours of another. We trade on each...
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The philosophy of loyalty

Josiah Royce - Philosophy - 1908 - 409 pages
...verification somewhere, without which the fabric of truth collapses like a financial system with no cash basis whatever. You accept my verification of one thing,...somebody are the posts of the whole superstructure." The indirectly verifiable ideas, that is, the ideas which somebody else verifies, or even those which...
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Theories of Knowledge: Absolutism, Pragmatism, Realism

Leslie Joseph Walker - Knowledge, Theory of - 1910 - 696 pages
...long as nobody refuses them. . . . You accept my verification of one thing, I yours of another. . . . But beliefs verified concretely by somebody are the posts of the whole superstructure.1 Truth-processes are also useful. In The Meaning of Truth ' utility ' is not so prominent...
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The Stability of Truth: A Discussion of Reality as Related to Thought and Action

David Starr Jordan - Reality - 1911 - 180 pages
...just as banknotes pass so long as nobody refuses them. But this all points to direct, face-to-face verifications somewhere, without which the fabric of truth collapses like a financial system with no cash basis whatever. You accept my verification of one thing, I yours of another. We trade on each...
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Getting the most out of business: observations of the application of the ...

Elias St. Elmo Lewis - Business - 1915 - 483 pages
...just as banknotes pass so long as nobody refuses them. But this all points to direct, face-to-face verifications somewhere, without which the fabric of truth collapses like a financial system with no cash basis whatever. You accept my verification of one thing, I yours of another. We trade each other's...
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The Rise of American Philosophy: Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1860-1930

Bruce Kuklick - Philosophy - 1977 - 674 pages
...allowed the verifications of others: I believe my wife if she tells me that there is coffee on the sheW “You accept my verification of one thing, I yours...concretely by somebody are the posts of the whole superstructure.”26 Did this mean that objects of true beliefs did not exist before verification?...
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