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A Pluralistic Universe: Hibbert Lectures at Manchester College on the ... - Page 289
by William James - 1909 - 404 pages
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Mind and Health, with an Examination of Some Systems of Divine Healing

Edward Ebenezer Weaver - Mental healing - 1913 - 500 pages
...on a compass, and the actual in it is continuously one with possibles not yet in our present sight. And just as we are coconscious with our own momentary...higher consciousness and confluently active there, though we now know it not?" The inmost principle of sufficient reason of volition and the ultimate...
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Adaptive Individuals in Evolving Populations: Models and Algorithms

Richard K. Belew, Melanie Mitchell - Science - 1996 - 533 pages
...(Pluralistic Universe, p. 131). Every bit of us at every moment is part and parcel of a wider self,— And just as we are co-conscious with our own momentary...higher consciousness, and confluently active there, though we know it not? (Pluralistic Universe, p. 131). Thus, James's unconventional interpretations...
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The Cambridge Companion to William James

Ruth Anna Putnam - Philosophy - 1997 - 406 pages
...compass, and the actual in it is continuously one with possibles not yet in our present sight . . . may not we ourselves form the margin of some more...things which is co-conscious with the whole of us?" (131). 15 In fact we do learn something more about "primary consciousness" in lecture 19, "Other Characteristics,"...
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The Poetics of Transition: Emerson, Pragmatism, & American Literary Modernism

Jonathan Levin - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 222 pages
...on a compass, and the actual in it is continuously one with possibles not yet in our present sight. And just as we are co-conscious with our own momentary...confluently active there, tho we now know it not? (W2:762) This leads James to assert that "the absolute is not the impossible being I once thought it":...
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William James and the Metaphysics of Experience

David C. Lamberth - Religion - 1999
...on a compass, and the actual in it is continuously one with possibles not yet in our present sight. And just as we are co-conscious with our own momentary margin, may we not ourselves form the margin of some more really central self in things which is coconscious with...
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The Varieties of Religious Experience: Centenary Essays

Michel Ferrari - Religion - 2002 - 149 pages
...compass, and the actual in it is continuously one with possibilities not yet in our present sight. And just as we are co-conscious with our own momentary...confluently active there, tho' we now know it not? (pp. 288-9).5 So it seems that immortality for James is something we can 'will to believe' not blindly,...
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James and Dewey on Belief and Experience

William James, John Dewey, John M. Capps, Donald Capps - Philosophy - 2005 - 290 pages
...on a compass, and the actual in it is continuously one with possibles not yet in our present sight. And just as we are co-conscious with our own momentary...higher consciousness, and confluently active there, though we now know it not? . . . We have now reached a point of view from which the self-compounding...
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