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Unformatted text preview: France. These Continental philosophers differed from American pragmatism and analytical philosophy in several ways. First, scientific approach to argument and analysis is what pragmatism and analytical philosophy are centered around. Second, European philosophy generally rejected scientific methods, preferring to practice theory instead. Third, Europeans were more focused on individual, moral, and political transformations while American pragmatist broke down problems step-by-step to find a solution. Finally, Continental philosophers placed importance on history and argument whereas American pragmatist did not place as much importance on either history or argument....
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