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TITLE : The Will To Believe

The will to believe ist ein religionsphilosophischer essay von william james in dem er durch pragmatistische argumentation den glauben an gott zu rechtfertigen versucht und sich dabei kritisch mit der pascalschen wette auseinandersetztthe will to believe is a lecture by william james first published in 1896 which defends in certain cases the adoption of a belief without prior evidence of its truththe will to believe by william james an address to the philosophical clubs of yale and brown universities published in the new world june 1896the will to believe william james cliffords ethics the principle that we have called the requirement of rationality and which might also be called intellectualism or evidentialism received its most famous formulation in an essay by w k clifford an otherwise minor figure entitled the ethics of beliefthe will to believe by william james 5 can you construct an example where james thesis is false ie is it possible for our passional nature to decide an option which cannot be

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