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    C. J. Misak (2004). Truth and the End of Inquiry: A Peircean Account of Truth. Oxford University Press.
    C.S. Peirce, the founder of pragmatism, argued that truth is what we would agree upon, were inquiry to be pursued as far as it could fruitfully go. In this book, Misak argues for and elucidates the pragmatic account of truth, paying attention both to Peirce's texts and to the requirements of a suitable account of truth. An important argument of the book is that we must be sensitive to the difference between offering a definition of truth (...)
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    C. J. Misak (2000). Truth, Politics, Morality: Pragmatism and Deliberation. Routledge.
    Can we criticize those who hold beliefs which are likely to be wrong? Or must we abandon notions of truth and objectivity and claim that certain beliefs are best for us while incompatible beliefs are best for others? Truth, Politics, Morality addresses this crucial issue and its implications for democracy by arguing that the notion of truth ought to be returned to the center of moral and political philosophy. Cheryl Misak persuasively makes a case for a certain kind of pragmatism (...)
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    C. J. Misak (ed.) (2007). New Pragmatists. Oxford University Press.
    The best of Peirce, James, and Dewey has thus resurfaced in deep, interesting, and fruitful ways, explored in this volume by David Bakhurst, Arthur Fine, Ian ...
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    C. J. Misak (2004). Making Disagreement Matter: Pragmatism and Deliberative Democracy. Journal of Speculative Philosophy 18 (1):9-22.
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    C. J. Misak (1995). Verificationism: Its History and Prospects. Routledge.
    Verificationism is the first comprehensive history of a concept that dominated philosophy and scientific methodology between the 1930s and 1960s,surveying the precursors,the main proponents and the rehabilitators. This title available in eBook format. Click here for more information . Visit our eBookstore at: www.ebookstore.tandf.co.uk.
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    C. J. Misak (ed.) (2004). The Cambridge Companion to Peirce. Cambridge University Press.
    Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914), the founder of pragmatism, is generally considered the most significant American philosopher. Popularized by William James and John Dewey, pragmatism advocates that our philosophical theories be linked to experience and practice. The essays in this volume reveal how Peirce developed this concept.
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    C. J. Misak (ed.) (2008). The Oxford Handbook of American Philosophy. Oxford University Press.
    Cheryl Misak presents the first collective study of the development of philosophy in North America, from the 18th century to the end of the 20th century.
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    C. J. Misak (2006). Democratic Hope: Pragmatism and the Politics of Truth. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 42 (2):279-282.
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  9. C. J. Misak (1999). Pragmatism. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
     
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  10. C. J. Misak & Erindale College (1995). Readings Phl 100y. Custom Publishing Service, University of Toronto.
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  11. C. J. Misak (2005). Verificationism: Its History and Prospects. Routledge.
    _Verificationism_ is the first comprehensive history of a concept that dominated philosophy and scientific methodology between the 1930s and the 1960s. The verificationist principle - the concept that a belief with no connection to experience is spurious - is the most sophisticated version of empiricism. More flexible ideas of verification are now being rehabilitated by a number of philosophers. C.J. Misak surveys the precursors, the main proponents and the rehabilitators. Unlike traditional studies, she follows verificationist theory beyond the demise of (...)
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