Keyword: Pragmatism

News | Posted 19/01/2014
Hegel Bulletin Special Issue: Pragmatism

Pragmatism has historical and conceptual connections to Hegel’s philosophy and the aim of this special issue is to explore aspects of this relation. We invite papers on neo-pragmatist...

News | Posted 18/01/2014
Pragmatism and Communication

From the sign-theoretical approach of C. S. Peirce to the pragmatic analyses of Robert Brandom, matters of communication have figured prominently in pragmatist thought. Beginning with John Dewey...

News | Posted 03/12/2013
Bridging Traditions: Idealism and Pragmatism

Even though the pragmatists, both classical and contemporary, have been attentive readers of various figures in the idealist tradition, their views are normally read in opposition to what an...

Link | Posted 03/12/2013
European Pragmatism Association

The European Pragmatism Association promotes the philosophical and scientific research concerning and building upon this philosophical outlook by organizing events and supporting affiliated...

News | Posted 25/09/2013
Royce's Legacy

A Conference in Honor of Rev. Frank Oppenheim, SJ

In recent years the work of Josiah Royce has drawn increased attention from scholars and thinkers all over the world. Since its formation...

News | Posted 09/09/2013
New York Pragmatism Forum: Pragmatists, Old and New

Cheryl Misak: “Peirce and Ramsey on Truth and Norms”

Devin Fitzpatrick: “Pragmatism’s Ambiguity: Dewey’s Theory of Continuity”

News | Posted 06/08/2013
James, Dewey and the Transformation of Peirce's Pragmatism

The Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy session at the 2014 American Philosophical Association, Pacific Division meeting.

William James first announced his commitment to...

News | Posted 30/07/2013
2014 Inland Northwest Pragmatist Network Meeting

The INPN is a workshop format in which completed papers or works-in-progress on topics in pragmatism and American philosophy are read and discussed. There is no particular theme for the meeting....

News | Posted 20/07/2013
European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy 5(1)

New special issue on “Pragmatism and Creativity”. Editors: Giovanni Maddalena and Fernando Zalamea.

News | Posted 19/07/2013
Pragmatism, Naturalism, and Moral Objectivity

The annual meeting of the the Atlantic Region Philosophers’ Association.

Final call for abstracts:

The 2013 Meeting of the Atlantic Region Philosophers’ Association (ARPA) will be...

News | Posted 08/07/2013
Language or Experience: Charting Pragmatism’s Course for the 21st Century

Call for papers for a special issue of the European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy (Volume 6, No. 2, 2014)

Guest editor: David Hildebrand (...

News | Posted 04/07/2013
Workshop: Idealism and Pragmatism: A History

The objective of this workshop is to look in detail at how the classical American pragmatists saw themselves in relation to idealism. It will also trace the continuing development of this...

Monograph | Posted 27/06/2013
Hookway, Christopher (2012). The Pragmatic Maxim: Essays on Peirce and Pragmatism

Christopher Hookway presents a series of essays on the philosophy of Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1913), the 'founder of pragmatism' and one of the most important and original American...

News | Posted 24/06/2013
Pragmatism and the Social Dimensions of Doubt: Fresh Perspectives

Call for papers for a special issue of the European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy.

Guest editor: Mathias Girel (Ecole normale supérieure, Paris)


News | Posted 13/05/2013
Pragmatism and Objectivity

The concept of objectivity is becoming increasingly central to discussions of philosophical and social-scientific pragmatism. This one-day workshop explores different dimensions of the concept of...

News | Posted 25/04/2013
Idealism & Pragmatism: Convergence or Contestation?

The aim of the project is to consider the relation between two great philosophical traditions: idealism and pragmatism. The network will focus on three main themes through a series of workshops...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 22/04/2013
Quote from "Additament to the Article A Neglected Argument for the Reality of God "

According to that logical doctrine which the present writer first formulated in 1873 and named Pragmatism, the true meaning of any product of the intellect lies in whatever...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 22/04/2013
Quote from "Pragmatism"

… pragmatism is, in itself, no doctrine of metaphysics, no attempt to determine any truth of things. It is merely a method of ascertaining the meanings of hard words and of...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 22/04/2013
Quote from "Pragmatism"

I understand pragmatism to be a method of ascertaining the meanings, not of all ideas, but only of what I call ‘intellectual concepts,’ that is to say, of those upon the...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 22/04/2013
Quote from "Letter draft to Mario Calderoni"

In the April number of the Monist [‘What Pragmatism Is’, 1905] I proposed that the word ‘pragmatism’ should hereafter be used somewhat loosely to signify affiliation with Schiller, James...