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William James (1616)

Interests
Philosophical and theoretical psychology, religious issues
Profession
Philosopher and Psychologist
Nationality
American
Born
1842, New York, USA
Died
1910, Chocorua, New Hampshire, USA
Short Biography
William James (January 11, 1842 – August 26, 1910) was an American philosopher and psychologist who was also trained as a physician. The first educator to offer a psychology course in the United States, James was one of the leading thinkers of the late ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • MD Harvard University, 1868
Appointments & Honors
  • Instructor (later Lecturer) in Anatomy and Physiology, Harvard, 1872-80
  • Professor of Philosophy, Harvard, 1880-1910
  • President, APA, 1894, 1904
Principal Publications
  • 1890 Principles of Psychology, 2 vols. Holt.
  • 1897 The Will to Believe. Longmans Green.
  • 1902 The Varieties of Religious Experience. Longmans Green.
  • 1907 Pragmatism. Longmans Green.
  • 1909 The Meaning of Truth. Longmans Green.
  • 1909 A Pluralistic Universe. Longmans Green.