THE WORKS OF WILLIAM JAMES
Cover: Pragmatism in HARDCOVER

Pragmatism

William James

Edited by Fredson Bowers

Associate Editor Ignas K. Skrupskelis

Introduction by H. S. Thayer

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HARDCOVER

$169.50 • £135.95 • €152.50

ISBN 9780674697355

Publication Date: 01/01/1975

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360 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

7 halftones

The Works of William James

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The meanings—twenty? thirty?—of ‘pragmatism’ continue to be a central question in American philosophy and intellectual history. A chance to see the development and working of James’s own mind from the inside, as it were, should do much to help us understand where he himself stood and what he himself meant… In brief, scholars, students, and the general reading public should all display an interest in a critical edition of James’s works.—Charles Frankel

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