On a certain blindness of human beings
- Penguin Great Ideas
- 2009 ISBN 9780141043944
- 128 pages
- 18.1 × 11.1 × 1 cm
William James’s strong beliefs in a pragmatic theory of truth – that truth is only as relevant as its effect on us – lead to these absorbing essays on fact and belief. Within them is a fascinating theory of reality that suggests nothing is truly ‚real‘ without examination through human empathy and experience.