William James's "Springs of delight" : the return to life (Book, 2001) [WorldCat.org]
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William James's "Springs of delight" : the return to life

Author: Phil Oliver
Publisher: Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2001.
Series: Vanderbilt library of American philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"This book, written in the spirit of William James, urges our appreciation of the intensely personal character of spiritual transcendence. Phil Oliver's work has important implications for specialists who are concerned with the Jamesian concept of "pure experience," and it illuminates significant interdisciplinary ties between philosophy, literature, and other intellectual domains. Moreover, Oliver argues, Jamesian  Read more...
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Named Person: William James; William James; William James; William James
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phil Oliver
ISBN: 0826513662 9780826513663
OCLC Number: 44681694
Description: xvi, 256 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Taking subjectivity seriously --
Blindness and optimism --
Pure experience --
Pursuing happiness --
Futures.
Series Title: Vanderbilt library of American philosophy.
Responsibility: Phil Oliver.
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This text, written in the spirit of William James, urges an appreciation of the intensely personal character of spiritual transcendence. Jamesian transcendence, according to author Phil Oliver, seeks  Read more...

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