Psychological irrelevance

“Taste, smell, as well as hunger, thirst, nausea, and other so-called ‘common’ sensations need not be touched on in this book, as almost nothing of psychological interest is known concerning them.” – WILLIAM JAMES

James, W. (1892/1992). Psychology: Briefer Course, The Will to Believe and Other Essays in Popular Philosophy. New York, NY: Library of America : Distributed to the trade in the U.S. and Canada by Viking Press, p. 76.

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