External

Keyword: External


Dictionary Entry | Posted 24/08/2017
Quote from "Pragmatism, Prag [R]"

An external object is anything that is not affected by any cognitions, whether about it or not, of the man to whom it is external. Exaggerate this, in the usual...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 24/08/2017
Quote from "On Existential Graphs as an Instrument of Logical Research"

There must not be any confusion between reality and exteriority[.] [T]hat is real which is as it is no matter what one may think about it. The external is that...

Manuscript | Posted 24/08/2017
Peirce, Charles S. (1906 [c.]). On Existential Graphs as an Instrument of Logical Research. MS [R] 498

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook (Harvard Cooperative), n.p., n.d.
Evidently prepared as an address to the American Academy. CSP mentions that existential graphs were...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 09/03/2016
Quote from "Materials for Monist Article: The Consequences of Pragmaticism. Vols. I and II [R]"

An external object is anything that is not affected by any of man’s cognitions (whether about it or about anything else) to whom it is external.

Dictionary Entry | Posted 26/10/2015
Quote from "A draft of a review of Herbert Nichols' A Treatise on Cosmology, Vol. 1 [CP]"

The method prescribed in the maxim [of pragmatism] is to trace out in the imagination the conceivable practical consequences, – that is, the consequences for deliberate, self-controlled conduct...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 06/09/2015
Quote from "The Fourth Curiosity"

Any object whose attributes, i.e. all that may truly be predicated, or asserted, of it, will, and always would, remain exactly what they are, unchanged, though you...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 07/04/2015
Quote from "Meaning Preface"

A Real object may be External or Internal, i.e. mental, as a dream is. For only that is external whose possession of some character is [not merely] independent of...