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Mind and the World Order: Outline of a Theory of Knowledge By Clarence Irving Lewis,

  • Title: Mind and the World Order: Outline of a Theory of Knowledge
  • Author: Clarence Irving Lewis
  • ISBN: 9780486265643
  • Page: 118
  • Format: Paperback
  • Thought provoking work outlines theory of conceptual pragmatism, taking into account modern philosophic thought and implications of modern mathematics Topics include philosophic method, metaphysics, given element in experience, nature of the a priori, experience and order, much else Stimulating intellectual adventure.
    Mind and the World Order Outline of a Theory of Knowledge Thought provoking work outlines theory of conceptual pragmatism taking into account modern philosophic thought and implications of modern mathematics Topics include philosophic method metaphysics g

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    1. It is hard to avoid the notion that as conscious beings, something is presented to us that something underlies our perception of the physical world and our rational investigations of this world For the early 20C American philosopher Clarence Lewis observation is underpinned by the sensual given in experience This is not something exclusively mental, since it must have its source in a reality independent of the mind, but we cannot describe any particular given, because by describing it we are bri [...]

    2. Clarence Irving Lewis is a man of my own Massachusetts When he talks about bird calls, I think of the eastern screech owls I hear outside the window in the wee hours I have read Mind and the World Order from cover to cover three times, and will probably do a fourth reading this year As a pragmatic theory of knowledge this book is perfect for agnostics, Stoics, or just about anyone who wants a working manual of how to make order and sense out of a chaotic existence in which uncertainty is the nor [...]

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