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Inquiry, Deliberation, and Method

Isaac Levi

in Pragmatism and Inquiry

Published in print August 2012 | ISBN: 9780199698134
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191742323 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698134.003.0003
Inquiry, Deliberation, and Method

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Peirce, James, and Dewey disagreed with one another in many important respects. But they shared a common interest in scientific method as a method that corrects its own mistakes. This chapter explores this idea.

Keywords: routine decision-making; deliberate decision-making; doxastic commitment; doxastic performance; expansion; self-correcting method

Chapter.  4417 words. 

Subjects: Metaphysics

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