Keyword: Categories

Dictionary Entry | Posted 16/03/2018
Quote from "A Brief Intellectual Autobiography by Charles Sanders Peirce"

As to phenomenology, [Peirce] is of opinion that there are at least two sets of categories. After devoting two years to the study of one of these, which corresponds with Hegel’s categories, he...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 15/03/2018
Quote from "A Brief Intellectual Autobiography by Charles Sanders Peirce"

In phenomenology, [Peirce] is of opinion that there are two sets of categories, a long list and a short one; and he admits that there may possibly be still others. Though he devoted two years to...

Manuscript | Posted 12/03/2018
Peirce, Charles S. (1905 [c.]). The Basis of Pragmaticism. MS [R] 908; MS [R] 282(a)

Essential Peirce, vol. 2:
Many versions of a text titled “The Basis of Pragmaticism” are extant; they were written over a period of nine months starting in August 1905, and...

Manuscript | Posted 28/02/2018
Peirce, Charles S. (1908). The First Part of An Apology for Pragmaticism. MS [R] 296

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1907-08 or 18 months after “Prolegomena”], pp. 1-14; 14-32, with p. 25 missing (but with no break in the text); pp. 7-16 of another draft; plus 24 pp...

Article in Edited Collection | Posted 12/02/2018
Houser, Nathan (1989). Peirce's Pre-phenomenological Categories. In: Semiotics 1988
Working Paper | Posted 06/02/2018
Potschka, Martin (2018). Peirce’s Concept of Abduction (Hypothesis Formation) across His Later Stages of Scholarly Life

The subject of this communication is Peirce’s ideas about abduction which is just one step in his larger scheme of evidence- based hypothetico-deductive epistemology. Since Peirce repeatedly...

Article in Journal | Posted 02/02/2018
Staat, Wim (1993). On Abduction, Deduction, Induction and the Categories
Takes a look at the interconnectedness of the abduction theory of Charles Peirce with deduction and induction. Proposed categorical sequence; Consideration of the theory of inquiry as the proper...
Article in Journal | Posted 02/02/2018
Topa, Alessandro (2017). The Reemergence of Schiller in Peirce’s Reminiscences of the Æsthetic Letters: A Critical Addendum to D. Dilworth’s Account of the Provenance of Peirce’s Categories in Schiller
The determination of the depth and scope of the influence Schiller’s Æsthetic Letters exerted on Peirce’s philosophizing has proved a demanding interpretive task. Both the understanding of its...
Article in Journal | Posted 24/09/2017
Wells, Kelley J. (1996). An Evaluation of Harshorne's Critique of Peirce's Synechism
Examines the criticisms of author Charles Hartshorne on the doctrine of synechism by philosopher Charles Peirce. Information on the modification of Peirce's doctrine proposed by Hartshorne;...
Article in Journal | Posted 23/08/2017
Rosenthal, Sandra B. (1988). Processive Emergence and the Peircean Categories
Article in Journal | Posted 23/08/2017
Oehler, Klaus (1988). Über die Abgrenzung von Eigenschaften in der Peirceschen Kategorientheorie
Encyclopedia Article | Posted 17/10/2016
Gava, Gabriele: "Prescission"

Prescission is a method used by Peirce to separate concepts and ideas from one another and to find hierarchical relationship of dependence among them. In particular, prescission is applied in...

Article in Journal | Posted 13/02/2016
Stern, Robert (2005). Peirce on Hegel: Nominalist or Realist?
Deals with author Charles S. Peirce's criticism that philosopher Georg W. F. Hegel was a nominalist. Enthusiasm of Hegel for Thirdness; Significance of Thirdness in Peirce's sense; Position...
Article in Journal | Posted 12/02/2016
Atkins, Richard K. (2006). Restructuring the Sciences: Peirce's Categories and His Classifications of the Sciences
The article presents an essay on the works of American philosopher Charles S. Pierce. It examines the ideas of Peirce on "Categories of Firstness, Secondness and Thirdness" and "An...
Article in Edited Collection | Posted 19/01/2016
Ketner, Kenenth L. (1989). Hartshorne and the Basis of Peirce's Categories. In: Hartshorne: Process Philosophy and Theology
Monograph | Posted 19/01/2016
Rosenthal, Sandra B. (1994). Charles Peirce's Pragmatic Pluralism
Article in Journal | Posted 18/01/2016
De Tienne, André (1988). Peirce's Search for a Method of Finding the Categories
Article in Journal | Posted 18/01/2016
Colapietro, Vincent M. (2004). Striving to Speak in a Human Voice: A Peircean Contribution to Metaphysical Discourse
Article in Journal | Posted 05/01/2016
Downard, Jeffrey B. (2015). The main questions and aims guiding Peirce’s Phenomenology
The purpose of this paper is to clarify the main questions and aims guiding Charles Sanders Peirce’s phenomenological inquiries concerning the universal categories. The paper divides into four parts...
Article in Journal | Posted 17/11/2015
Bonta, Steven (2015). A Peircean typology of cultural prime symbols: Culture as category
Oswald Spengler first showed that every macroculture can be conceived of as an accretion of signs representing in various contexts a single abstract Prime Symbol. But this semiotic model of culture...