Review Questions For James: WTB Set 1
  1. What, according to James, is an option? Recount in detail James's different categories of option.
  2. Briefly recount Pascal's wager, as James describes it. What is James's assessment of Pascal's wager?
  3. At the end of section II James recounts the views of those who hold that our "passional nature" has no place in the formation of beliefs—in particular the views of Clifford. Briefly describe Clifford's view as James summarizes it. What does James say about this view at the beginning of section III?
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