Quotations by George Herbert Mead
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Born: Friday, February 27, 1863
Died: Sunday, April 26, 1931 (68 years old)
Our specious present as such is very short. We do, however, experience passing events; part of the process of the passage of events is directly there in our experience, including some of the past and some of the future.
(Keywords: Experience, Events, Future, Past, Present)
Take the situation of a scientist solving a problem, where he has certain data, which call for certain responses. Some of this set of data call for his applying such and such a law, while others call for another law.