Definition of James, William in English:

James, William

Syllabification: James, William
Pronunciation: /jāmz
 
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( 1842–1910), US psychologist and philosopher. A leading exponent of pragmatism, he sought a functional definition of truth, and in psychology he is credited with introducing the concept of the stream of consciousness. He was the brother of Henry James.

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