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" My thesis is that if we start with the supposition that there is only one primal stuff or material in the world, a stuff of which everything is composed, and if we call that stuff 'pure experience... "
The Foundations of Normal and Abnormal Psychology - Page 391
by Boris Sidis - 1914 - 406 pages
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The Journal of Philosophy, Psychology and Scientific Methods

Philosophy - 1913
...to establish a monism which is prior to both the mental and natural orders. He says4 "my thesis is that if we start with the supposition that there is...composed, and if we call that stuff pure experience," we reach such and such results. But of course it can not be the intention of those who uphold the relational...
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The Journal of Philosophy, Psychology and Scientific Methods

Philosophy - 1905
...association-systems, by means of which our object of focal attention is being defined,— should be the ' one primal stuff or material in the world, a stuff of which everything is composed.'15 But we are told that this is only a manner of speaking, and that genuinely 'there is no...
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Essays in Radical Empiricism

William James - Empiricism - 1912 - 282 pages
...being carried on. My thesis is that if we start with the supposition that there is only one_pjrimal stuff or material in the world, a stuff of which everything...we call that stuff 'pure experience,' then knowing can easily be explained as a particular sort of relation towards one another into which portions of...
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The Monist, Volume 24

Paul Carus - Philosophy - 1914
...performance of which this quality of being is involved. That function is knowing" (pp. 2-4). "My thesis is that if we start with the supposition that there is...we call that stuff 'pure experience,' then knowing can easily be explained as a particular sort of relation towards one another into which portions of...
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The Journal of Philosophy, Psychology and Scientific Methods

Philosophy - 1904
...first principles must still provide in some way for that function's being carried on. My thesis is that if we start with the supposition that there is...we call that stuff 'pure experience,' then knowing can easily be explained as a particular sort of relation towards one another into which portions of...
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Essays in Radical Empiricism

William James - Experience - 1922 - 282 pages
...first principles must still provide in some way for that function's being carried on. f My thesis is that if we start with the supposition that there is...we call that stuff 'pure experience,' then knowing can easily be explained as a particular sort of relation towards one another into which portions of...
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A History of Philosophy: Bentham to Russell

Frederick Charles Copleston - Philosophy - 1946 - 592 pages
...in which we make them. In this sense pure experience is 'monistic'. And James can speak of it as the 'one primal stuff or material in the world, a stuff of which everything is composed'.1 This is the doctrine of 'neutral monism', which James associates with radical empiricism....
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Foundations of Knowledge

E. P. Papanoutsos - Knowledge, Theory of - 1968 - 317 pages
...together with series A of similar elements, and sometimes with series B. "My thesis," writes James, "is that if we start with the supposition that there is...one primal stuff or material in the world, a stuff out of which everything is composed, and if we call that stuff pure experience, then knowing can easily...
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The Rise of American Philosophy: Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1860-1930

Bruce Kuklick - Philosophy - 1979 - 674 pages
...of the “psychological” parts of the Principles. But the larger issues were plain: My thesis is that if we start with the supposition that there is...call that stuff ‘pure experience,' then knowing can easily be explained as a particular sort of relation towards one another into which portions of...
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Theory of Knowledge: The 1913 Manuscript

Bertrand Russell, Elizabeth Ramsden Eames - Philosophy - 1984 - 258 pages
...performance of which this quality of being is involved. That function is knowing. (Pp. 2-4) My thesis is that if we start with the supposition that there is...we call that stuff "pure experience," then knowing can easily be explained as a particular sort of relation 30 towards one another into which portions...
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