2 edition of On philosophical style found in the catalog.
|Statement||Indiana University Press|
|Publishers||Indiana University Press|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 124 p. :|
|Number of Pages||87|
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He knows from inner experience how often and how easily the needle of the compass is deflected away from truth by the presence in its neighbourhood of egotism, impatience, or the desire to score off somebody; and he would feel like a charlatan if he used on others methods he would resist in his own thinking. He would not whisper a fascinating titbit of information to one friend while another who is equally interested is present, but feels no hesitation in talking to an audience in a language On philosophical style on half of them.
Philosophers [ ] Main page: Every article about a philosophical theory or "conceptual theory" should be in at least one category for an academic areas:, etc. This is not wholly because Locke and Mill stood such a philosophic eminence. The introduction of new forms of communication such as the railway, automobile, telegraph, radio, necessitates a reaccommodation of social organization to the new interpretation of spatial distance.
What sections for criticisms aren't [ ] A section in a philosophy article outlining criticisms isn't:• We have all known students who say helpless before philosophers who were classics of clarity. And his prime object must be to convey these to his readers at the cost of a minimum of effort on their part.
Prevailing and alternative views [ ] There are numerous interpretations of philosophical works. Why should this not hold also in the realm of the mind?
Outside mathematics, they would say, to think and write clearly is to give every statement a reference to one distinct fact of sense perception; a statement means the experi-ence that would serve to verify it, and if there is no such experience, we are not really think-ing about anything.
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Philosophical theories [ ] Main page: Philosophical or "conceptual" theories are distinct from empirical theories in that the subject matter which they attempt to explain consists of concepts, rather than physical, observable, objects or properties.
It would be invidious to indict by name, where the evidence could only be equivocal, but it is not at all hard to name names of the other side.