pragmaticism
noun Date: 1905 the philosophic doctrine of C. S. Peirce • pragmaticist noun

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  • Pragmaticism — is a term used by Charles Sanders Peirce for his pragmatic philosophy after 1905, in order to distance himself and it from pragmatism, the original name, which had been used in a manner he did not approve of in the literary journals . He said… …   Wikipedia

  • pragmaticism — (n.) 1865, from PRAGMATIC (Cf. pragmatic) + ISM (Cf. ism). From 1905 as a term in philosophy by C.S. Peirce …   Etymology dictionary

  • pragmaticism — Unsuccessful title adopted by Peirce for pragmatism, in the hope of distinguishing his version from the views of James and other contemporaries. Peirce was concerned that he, and not James, was propounding the maxim he expressed as follows:… …   Philosophy dictionary

  • pragmaticism — /prag mat euh siz euhm/, n. the pragmatist philosophy of C. S. Peirce, chiefly a theory of meaning: so called by him to distinguish it from the pragmatism of William James. [1905; PRAGMATIC + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • pragmaticism — prag·mat·i·cism …   English syllables

  • pragmaticism — prag•mat•i•cism [[t]prægˈmæt əˌsɪz əm[/t]] n. pho the pragmatist philosophy of C. S. Peirce, chiefly a theory of meaning: so called by him to distinguish it from the pragmatism of William James • Etymology: 1905 …   From formal English to slang

  • pragmaticism — pragˈmad.əˌsizəm noun ( s) 1. : pragmaticalness 2. : the philosophic doctrine of C.S.Peirce …   Useful english dictionary

  • Schriften von Charles Sanders Peirce — Das nachfolgende Verzeichnis der Schriften von Charles Sanders Peirce dient als Ergänzung zum Verzeichnis der Werke von Peirce im Hauptartikel. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Vorbemerkung 2 Collected Papers 2.1 Vol. I. Principles of Philosophy …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Charles Sanders Peirce bibliography — C. S. Peirce articles  General:    Charles Sanders Peirce Charles Sanders Peirce bibliography Philosophical:    Categories (Peirce) Semiotic elements and   classes of signs (Peirce) Pragmatic maxim • Pragmaticism… …   Wikipedia

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