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The discussion begins - "The Varieties of Religious Experience" by William James
1) Read "The Will to Believe" Online Text: Various download formats: Wikipedia entry: The main premise of WTB is based on the Charles Peirce article, "How to Make Our ideas Clear" To a ...
radical empiricist 01/01/2013 13 8 1 -
William James discussion to begin 1/1/13, Part 3
ABOUT THE NEXT DISCUSSION: On January 1, 2013, at 1PM EST, noon CST, 11AM MST and 10AM PST I will start the discussion diary. The William James book discussion group starts with the 1892 essay, “...
radical empiricist 12/27/2012 7 9 2 -
Why read William James? Part 2
ABOUT THE NEXT BOOK CLUB DISCUSSION: On January 1, 2013, the William James book discussion group starts with the 1892 essay, “The Will to Believe”. I’m going to post a reminder almost once a ...
radical empiricist 11/23/2012 21 10 - -
How Todd Akin got to Washington.
Todd Akin was my representative for many years, first in Jefferson City, MO, then in Washington, DC. We were never friends, but I've had opportunities to talk with him and been invited to his home ...
radical empiricist 11/19/2012 3 14 - -
The Bible does not condemn abortion
I think abortion is an important political topic. The current standard of outlawing abortion, in most cases where the fetus has reached the stage of development at which it would be likely to live ...
radical empiricist 11/14/2012 27 19 - -
Book Club – Why read William James? Part 1
On January 1, 2013, the William James book discussion group starts with the 1892 essay, “The Will to Believe”. I’m going to post a reminder almost once a week, giving information about ...
radical empiricist 11/13/2012 14 10 - -
Variety of Lived Experience
I came close to dying when I was 12, 25 and 31; near asphyxiation each time from three completely different causes. I can't remember ever fearing death but I do wish to avoid it for as long as ...
radical empiricist 11/10/2012 2 1 - -
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