Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Experience: a) reflected perception, which can be compared with prior perceptions and can be processed linguistically. See also events, perception, sensations, empiricism.
b) an event that is processed in the consciousness of a subject. No mere imagination. See also events, imagination, consciousness.
 
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Suhr I 93
Experience/James: experience is a "double-barreled word": like "life" and "history".
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Diaz-Bone I 55
Experience/Sensation/JamesVsHume, JamesVsMill: "Associationism": sees in conceptual ideas and experiences only reflections of perceptible impressions which produce ideas by acting on the organism.
James: This "determinism" probably explains the sensations of details, but not the experiences of utterances of will, feelings, rationality, memories.
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I 59
Pure Experience/James: Experience is the Reality! (> Berkeley: being is perceived, being of things is their being known.) JamesVsBerkeley: esse est percipere.

Dew I
Martin Suhr
John Dewey zur Einf├╝hrung Hamburg 2016

James I
R. Diaz-Bone/K. Schubert
William James zur Einf├╝hrung Hamburg 1996


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-27