Thinker of the Week: William James


Full Name: William James

Born: 1842

Died: 1920

Hometown: New York City, USA

Fave Subjects: Truth, Understanding, Human Minds, Beliefs, Medicine, Science

Career Highlights:

  • a doctor, scientist, and philosopher
  • spoke three languages
  • wrote so much that even the list of his book titles is 40 pages long

Big Question: 

Is the truth the same for everyone, in every situation?

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