The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘A Guess at the Riddle’
Synthetical consciousness degenerate in the first degree, corresponding to accidental Thirdness, is where there is an external compulsion upon us to think things together. Association by contiguity is an instance of this…
W 6:186; CP 1.383
‘Association by Contiguity’ (pub. 26.07.15-17:28). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-guess-riddle-10.