Action, Belief and Inquiry

Pragmatist Perspectives on Science, Society and Religion

Edited by Ulf Zackariasson

Nordic Studies in Pragmatism 3

December, 2015
319 + iv pp.
ISBN 78-952-67497-2-3


This volume collects together contributions from Nordic philosophers and scientists, illuminating the relevance of pragmatist notions and arguments in debates in philosophy of science, epistemology, philosophy of language, logic, ontology, ethics and metaethics, sociology, political philosophy and philosophy of religion. At the same time it provides an overview of key Nordic advances and debates in these areas of inquiry.

Full contents


Part I – Democracy

Part II – Normativity

Part III – Religion

Part IV – Action and Habit

Part V – Inquiry

Part VI – Ontology and Meaning