FLEETING PRESENT By N., Sam M.S. - 41 a term that is used to describe the ever changing present moment of our conscious experience. This was defined by William James. FLEETING PRESENT: "The fleeting present is each moment of experience." Related Psychology Terms JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) EMOTION (Theories) JAMES, WILLIAM (1842-1910) Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention ANTISOCIAL REACTION Using the Triage Assessment Form LYSERGIC ACID (LSD) DEWEY, JOHN (1859-1952) Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams HABIT Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FLEETING PRESENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fleeting-present/ (accessed July 3, 2022).