William James Summary

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Encyclopedia Articles (4)

2,748 words, approx. 10 pages
James, William JAMES, WILLIAM (1842–1910), American psychologist and philosopher, was the eldest son of Henry James Sr. (1811–1882), a writer on social and religious subjects esteemed in... Read more
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James, William (1842-1910) The American philosopher and psychologist William James was one of the most important American intellectuals of his era, making key contributions to the development of both ... Read more
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James, William(1842–1910) William James, the American philosopher and psychologist, was born in New York City to Mary Robertson Walsh James and Henry James Sr., the eccentric Swedenborgian theo... Read more
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James, William [addendum] William James is to classical American philosophy as Plato was to Greek and Roman philosophy: an originating and inspirational fountainhead. Thinkers as diverse as C. S. Peir... Read more