William James

William James

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: American

Occupation: Philosopher

Biography: William James was a pioneering American psychologist and philosopher who was trained as a physician. He was the first educator to offer a psychology course in the U.S. He wrote influential books on the young science of psychology, educational psychology, psychology of religious experience and mysticism, and on the philosophy of pragmatism.

Source/Notes: The William James Reader (2007 edition), Wilder Publications - ISBN: 9781604590661

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Source/Notes: The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature (2008 edition), Arc Manor LLC - ISBN: 9781604501308

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