The Metaphysic of Experience

The Metaphysic of Experience

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The Metaphysic of Experience

The Metaphysic of Experience

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Very little needs saying by way of preface to the present work. In the year 1880, my little volume, chiefly literary in character, Outcast Essays and Verge Translations (which was published in the following year) no longer claiming my undivided attention, I applied myself to a thorough-going review and re-examination of the philosophical field. I had already treated the subject in the three works named, together with Outcast Essays, on my title-page, as well as in various articles contributed to MIND and other periodicals. But I resolved to go over the entire subject again,-- foundations, method, results,-- and see what new facts I could bring to light, what new steps towards completing my system of philosophy I could take, what parts, if any, required to be modified, or perchance retracted, in that system as it stood in my Philosophy of Reflection, in 1878.

It also happened in the year 1880, that I was invited to become President of the ARISTOTELIAN SOCIETY FOR THE SYTEMATIC STUDY OF PHILOSOPHY, then in process of formation. The discussions there carried on proved of the greatest value to me for the work I was engaged in, both by way of stimulus to my own thought, and by . . .

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