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" Although one or two of the hotter disputants called my speech a shuffling evasion, saying they wanted no quibbling or scholastic hair-splitting, but meant just plain honest English 'round,' the majority seemed to think that the distinction had assuaged... "
Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking : Popular Lectures on ... - Page 45
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
...resultant metaphysical problem now is this : Does the man go round the squirrel or not ? He goes round the tree, sure enough, and the squirrel is on the' tree;...peculiarly simple example of what I wish now to speak of as the_pragmatic method^ The pragmatic method is primarily a method of settling metaphysical disputes...
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Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking : Popula Lectures on ...

William James - Pragmatism - 1907 - 308 pages
...had been worn threadbare. Everyone had taken sides, and was obstinate; and the numbers on o both sides were even. Each side, when I appeared therefore...simple example of what I wish now to speak of as the pragmatic method. The pragmatic method is primarily a method of settling metaphysical disputes that...
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Pragmatism, a New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking: Popular Lectures on ...

William James - Pragmatism - 1907 - 308 pages
...both wrong according as you conceive the verb 'to go round' in one practical fashion or the other." Although one or two of the hotter disputants called...simple example of what I wish now to speak of as the pragmatic method. The pragmatic method is primarily a method of settling ; metaphysical disputes that...
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Pragmatism, a New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking: Popular Lectures on ...

William James - Philosophy - 1907 - 308 pages
...bjjthj-i'ghj apH both wiY>ng_a.jraraT>irding as you conceive th^verbjtg go roundJNin_pne practica^fashion or the other." 44 Although one or two of the hotter...distinction had assuaged the dispute. I tell this trivial anecdojte because it is a peculiarly simple example of what Ijwish now to speak of as the pragmatic...
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Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking : Popula Lectures on ...

William James - Pragmatism - 1907 - 308 pages
...both wrong according as you conceive the verb 'to go round' in one practical fashion or the other." Although one or two of the hotter disputants called...no quibbling or scholastic hairsplitting, but meant jnst plain honest English ' round,' the majority seemed to think that the distinction had assuaged...
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Pragmatism, the Classic Writings: Charles Sanders Peirce, William James ...

H. Standish Thayer - Philosophy - 1970 - 383 pages
...both wrong according as you conceive the verb 'to go round' in one practical fashion or the other." Although one or two of the hotter disputants called...simple example of what I wish now to speak of as the pragmatic method. The pragmatic method is primarily a method of settling metaphysical disputes that...
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Teaching What We Do

Amherst College Faculty - Education - 1992 - 264 pages
...disputants were not all satisfied with his "solution," and James's comment at this point is interesting: Although one or two of the hotter disputants called...think that the distinction had assuaged the dispute. James seemed not to notice that his proposed "solution" had simply created a new problem of exactly...
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Pragmatism: A Contemporary Reader

Russell B. Goodman - Philosophy - 1995 - 317 pages
...both wrong according as you conceive the verb 'to go round' in one practical fashion or the other." Although one or two of the hotter disputants called...simple example of what I wish now to speak of as the pragmatic method. The pragmatic method is primarily a method of settling metaphysical disputes that...
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Pragmatism

William James - Literary Collections - 1995 - 116 pages
...wrong according as you conceive the verb 'to go round* in one practical fashion or the other." Altho one or two of the hotter disputants called my speech...simple example of what I wish now to speak of as the pragmatic method. The pragmatic method is primarily a method of settling metaphysical disputes that...
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