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Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking, consists of eight lectures delivered by William James in Boston and New York. They include: The Present Dilemma in Philosophy; What Pragmatism Means; Some Metaphysical Problems Pragmatically Considered; The One and the Many; Pragmatism and Common Sense; Pragmatism's Conception of Truth; Pragmatism and Humanism; and, Pragmatism and Religion.

Part of the Encyclopaedia Britannica’s Great Books of the Western World set.

This book has 132 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1907.

Production notes: This e-book of Pragmatism was published by Global Grey in 2019.

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