/The Thought And Character Of William James Perry Harvard 1948
The Thought And Character Of William James by Ralph Barton Perry
The Thought and Character Of William James was published in 1935 in two ample volumes, and was designed to serve the double purpose of a systematic account of James's development and a repository of selections form James's unpublished literary remains. Briefer version of the Pulitzer Prize Winning biography of the great American philosopher and pioneer psychologist. The present abridged edition does not supersede the larger work, but makes its central core available to the general reader. William James (1842-1910) was a pioneering American psychologist and philosopher trained as a medical doctor. He wrote influential books on the young science of psychology, educational psychology, psychology of religious experience and mysticism, and the philosophy of pragmatism. He was the brother of novelist Henry James and of diarist Alice James.
- Publisher, Harvard University Press Cambridge, Massachusetts; 1948
- Grey Cloth Hardback With Gilt Title, 402 pp
- Size 241 x 157 mm, 950g
Condition: Very Good - No Dust Jacket, Slight Rubbing to Edges, No Inscriptions, Very Good Copy