Keyword: Inquiry

Article in Edited Collection | Posted 23/08/2017
Hookway, Christopher (2000). Pragmatism: Commonsense and the Limits of Science. In: Proper Ambition of Science
Article in Journal | Posted 17/08/2017
Haack, Susan (2014). Do Not Block the Way of Inquiry
The first goal is to understand why Peirce describes his motto, “Do Not Block the Way of Inquiry,” as a corollary of the “first rule of reason,” why he believes it deserves to be inscribed on every...
Article in Journal | Posted 13/03/2017
Short, T. L. (2000). Peirce on the Aim of Inquiry: Another Reading of "Fixation"
Attempts to show that the Charles Peirce's essay, 'The Fixation of Belief,' presents an antifoundationalist account of the aims and methods of inquiry. Meaning of thoroughgoing...
Article in Journal | Posted 13/03/2017
Short, T. L. (2002). Robin on Perception and Sentiment in Peirce
Focuses on Richard Robin's writings on Charles Peirce's theory of inquiry. Theory about the role of common sense beliefs in initiating and guiding inquiry; Effect of combining credibilism...
Article in Journal | Posted 22/12/2016
Bergman, Mats (2016). Melioristic inquiry and critical habits: Pragmatism and the ends of communication research
In communication theory, the distinctive contribution of pragmatism is often construed in terms of providing a comprehensive orientation to inquiry. In this article, I argue that this appropriation,...
Article in Journal | Posted 07/05/2016
Dea, Shannon (2015). Meaning, Inquiry, and the Rule of Reason: A Hookwayesque Colligation
Taking my lead from Robert Talisse and Scott Aikin's distinction between 'meaning pragmatism' and 'inquiry pragmatism,' and guided throughout by Christopher Hookway's...
Article in Journal | Posted 13/02/2016
Misak, Cheryl (2005). Pragmatism and Pluralism
Discusses the relations of pragmatism with pluralism. Incompatibility between pragmatism and pluralism; Details of meaning and inquiry pragmatism; Information on the nature of inquiry.
Article in Journal | Posted 13/02/2016
Farber, Ilya (2005). Peirce on Reality, Truth, and the Convergence of Inquiry in the Limit
The article analyzes how American philosopher Charles Peirce understands the concept of reality. He identifies the real as that which is independent of what any individual thinks about it and as a...
Article in Journal | Posted 13/02/2016
Cooke, Elizabeth (2005). Transcendental Hope: Peirce, Hookway, and Pihlström on the Conditions for Inquiry
The article discusses the transcendental function of hope in thought and inquiry based on the theories of philosophers Charles Peirce, Christopher Hookway and Sami Pihlström. Peirce refers to genuine...
Article in Journal | Posted 21/12/2015
Brodsky, Garry M. (1973). Peirce on Truth, Reality, and Inquiry
Article in Journal | Posted 21/12/2015
Bjelland, Andrew G. (1998). Surprising Facts and Learning by Experience
Monograph | Posted 18/12/2015
Bertilsson, Thora M. (2009). Peirce's Theory of Inquiry and Beyond: Towards a Social Reconstruction of Science Theory
Dictionary Entry | Posted 24/08/2015
Quote from "The Fixation of Belief"

The irritation of doubt causes a struggle to attain a state of belief. I shall term this struggle inquiry, though it must be admitted that this is sometimes...

Monograph | Posted 23/12/2014
Misak, Cheryl (2004). Truth and the End of Inquiry: Expanded Paperback Edition
Monograph | Posted 03/11/2014
Misak, Cheryl (2000). Truth, Politics, Morality: Pragmatism and Deliberation

Cheryl Misak argues that truth ought to be reinstated to a central position in moral and political philosophy. She argues that the correct account of truth is one found in a certain kind of...

Monograph | Posted 16/10/2014
Gava, Gabriele (2014). Peirce's Account of Purposefulness: A Kantian Perspective

This book presents a systematic interpretation of Charles S. Peirce’s work based on a Kantian understanding of his teleological account of thought and inquiry. Departing from readings that...

News | Posted 11/10/2014
Catégories du pragmatisme 2: Incertitude et enquête

Séminaire Paris/Lyon - 2014/2015 | Séance 2: Incertitude et enquête

Responsabilité et organisation : Roberto Frega (EHESS), Claude Gautier (ENS de Lyon), Mathias Girel (ENS de Paris),...

Manuscript | Posted 23/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lecture I [R]. MS [R] 453

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, n.p., 1903, pp. 1-37.
Science hampered by the false notion that there is no distinction between good and bad reasoning. This notion related to...

Manuscript | Posted 23/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lecture I [R]. MS [R] 452

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, n.p., 1903, pp. 1-14.
The purpose of logic; the division of logic into speculative grammar, critic, and methodeutic. Why “methodeutic” as a...

Monograph | Posted 29/07/2014
Cooke, Elizabeth F. (2006). Peirce's Pragmatic Theory of Inquiry: Fallibilism and Indeterminacy

The philosophy of Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914) is very important at every stage of the history of modern American thought. It informs William James's evolutionary metaphysics, John Dewey's...