Encyclopedia Article  Posted 29/07/2014
Lane, Robert: "Principles of Excluded Middle and Contradiction"
Peirce’s principles of excluded middle and contradiction more resembled those of Aristotle than those of contemporary logicians. While the principles themselves are simple and straightforward,...


Monograph  Posted 30/04/2014
Walsh, Alison (2012). Relations between Logic and Mathematics in the Work of Benjamin and Charles S. Peirce
The book begins with a discussion of Benjamin Peirce’s linear associative algebra and then considers this and other early influences on the logic of is son, C. S. Peirce. A discussion of the early...


Monograph  Posted 30/04/2014
de Waal, Cornelis (2013). Peirce: A Guide for the Perplexed
Peirce: A Guide for the Perplexed is a clear and thorough account of Peirce's life and thought, his major works and ideas, providing an ideal guide to this important and complex thinker. The book...


News  Posted 17/04/2014
Workshop on C.S. Peirce, Logic and Metaphysics
Organized for the centennial of Peirce’s death by Professor Claudine Tiercelin (Chaire de métaphysique et philosophie de la connaissance)
Programme:


Manuscript  Posted 18/08/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1906 [c.]). On Signs [R]. MS [R] 793
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., n.d., pp. 14, 1014; plus 9 pp. of variants and 1 p. (fragment).
An attempt to define “sign” as a medium for the communication of form....
Sign, Medium of Communication, Form, Quasimind, Medium, Object, Interpretant, Existential Graph, Active Correlate, Passive Correlate, Tertian, Secundan, Priman, Real Object, Immediate Object, Intended Interpretant, Actual Interpretant, Reflex Interpretant, Logic, Material Characters, Speculative Grammar, Speculative Rhetoric, Logical Critic, Utterance, Habit of Action, Growth of Ideapotentiality, Dicisign, Proposition, Critic, Methodeutic


Manuscript  Posted 12/03/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1911). A Logical Criticism of the Articles of Religious Belief. MS [R] 856
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., 2 pp. of one of the alternative sections are dated April 5 and 7, 1911, pp. 118, with several alternative sections.
The contempt for...
Religion, Deduction, Induction, Retroduction, Reasoning, Critic, Existential Graph, Cut, Dot, Perception, First Impression of Sense, Logic, Free Will, Law, Law of Nature, Scientific Prejudice, Miracle, Probable Deduction, Probability, Graph, Euler's Graphs


Manuscript  Posted 04/02/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1895 [c.]). On Quantity, with special reference to Collectional and Mathematical Infinity. MS [R] 15
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1895], pp. 129, incomplete.
Same questions raised as in MS. 14. “Mathematics” defined, with extended comments on the divisions of the...
Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Aristotle, Association, Astronomy, Augustus De Morgan, Benjamin Peirce, Biography, Biology, Blank, Chemistry, Collectional Quantity, Consequentia Simplex De Inesse, Continuity, Deductive Reasoning, Dyad, Dynamics, Ethics, Ethnological Psychics, Experience, General History, Geography, Geology, George Chrystal, History of Intellectual Products, Hypothesis, Inference by Deiteration, Inference by Excluded Middle, Inference by Insertion, Inference by Iteration, Inference by Omission, Inference from Contradiction, Kant, Limit, Logic, Logical Relation, Mathematical Infinity, Mathematical Relation, Mathematics, Medad, Metaphysics, Meteorology, Molecular Physics, Monad, Multitude, Negative Logical Graph, Nomological Sociology, Philonian Conditional, Physical Geometry, Physics, Physics of Ether, Possibility, Postulate, Practical Sciences, Psychics, Psychology, Pure Mathematics, Quantity, Religion, Science of Gravitation, Science of Space, Science of Time, Space, Time, Triad, Verb, Will, William Hamilton, Zero Proposition, Inference by Commutation


Manuscript  Posted 03/02/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1908 [c.]). A Neglected Argument for the Reality of God (G). MS [R] 842
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., Gc.19051, pp. 1134 (p. 27 and pp. 109120 missing), with 40 pp. Of variants and 1 p. (“Contents of G”).
Published, in part, as 2.755772,...
Richard Whately, Logic, God, Humble Argument, Logical Critic, Belief, Cartesian Doubt, Doubt, Kepler, Galileo, Isaac Newton, Daniel Bernoulli, Robert Boyle, John Dalton, Instinct, Physical Science, Psychical Science, Mathematics, Retroduction, Icon, Index, Symbol, Induction, Deduction, Proper Name, Logistic Deduction, Syllogical Deduction, Definitory Deduction, Ratiocinative Deduction, Generalization, Choresy, Cyclosy, Periphraxy, Apeiry, Logical Analysis, Demonstration, Francis Bacon, Crude Induction, Quantitative Induction, Qualitative Induction, Karl Pearson, John Stuart Mill, Uniformity of Nature, Philodemus, Pierre Simon Laplace, Probability, Miracle, Law of Nature, Tychism, Edward Montgomery, Evolutionary Theory, Emanational Theory, Ogden Rood, Scholastic Realism, Rhema, Subject, Categorical Proposition


Manuscript  Posted 03/02/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lowell Lectures on Some Topics of Logic Bearing on Questions Now Vexed. C. S. Peirce's Lowell lnstitute Lectures. 1903, Seventh Lecture. Introduction Vol. I. MS [R] 473
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, G19032a, pp. 292.
Published, in part, as 7.110130 (pp. 3684). Omitted from publication: a discussion of deduction,...
Continuity, Induction, Abduction, Deduction, Primum Cognitum, Logic, Experiment, Observation, Quasiexperimentation, Proposition, Probable Induction, Probable Deduction, General, Rudimentary Induction, Statistical Induction, Random Selection, Uniformity, John Stuart Mill, Ochamism, Scotism, Duns Scotus, Uniformity of Nature


Manuscript  Posted 27/01/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1895). Short Logic: Chapter I. Of Reasoning in General. MS [R] 595
Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., Gc.18933, pp. 132, 3338; plus 14 pp. of variants.
Selections published as follows: 2.286291 (pp. 613); 2.295296 (pp. 1416); 2.435443 (pp. 2329...
Logic, Reasoning, Inference, Colligation, Rational Inference, Illation, Belief, Judgment, Proposition, Sign, Object, Interpretant, Icon, Index, Symbol, Speculative Grammar, Speculative Rhetoric, Composite Photograph, Assertion, Subject, Predicate, Copula, Demonstrative Reasoning, Experiential Reasoning


Manuscript  Posted 08/01/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lowell Lectures on Some Topics of Logic Bearing on Questions Now Vexed. Lecture III [R]. MS [R] 460
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, G19032a, pp. 122.
Published, in part, as 1.1526 (pp. 221). Gamma graphs, the third part of existential graphs, rendered...
Logic, Augustus De Morgan, George Boole, Realism, Nominalism, Law, Scotism, Humanism, Epicureanism, John Stuart Mill, Stoicism, Scepticism, Frances Ellingwood Abbott, Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling, Existence, Aristotle, Entelechy, Matter, Form, Evolution, Being: Modes of, Actuality, Secondness, Firstness, Possibility, Thirdness


Manuscript  Posted 08/01/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). CSP's Lowell Lectures of 1903. 2nd Part of 3rd Draught of Lecture III. MS [R] 465
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, G19032a, October 12, 1903, pp. 68126; A1A8.
Published, in part, as 1.521544 (pp. 68126, with only the first and last paragraphs...
Categories, Kant, Hegel, Firstness, Secondness, Thirdness, Degeneracy, Possibility, Experience, Information, Mind, Cognition, Sign, Object, Logic, Representation, Representamen, Interpretant, Argument, Soundness, Criticism, Sheet of Assertion, Cut, Enclosure


Manuscript  Posted 04/01/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lowell Lectures on Some Topics of Logic Bearing on Questions Now Vexed. Eighth Lecture, Abduction. MS [R] 475
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, G19032a, pp. 292 (pagination is somewhat irregular but the text is continuous).
Volume I. Published, in part, as 5.590...
Aristotle, Plato, Logic, Galileo, Tycho Brahe, Deduction, Induction, Abduction, George Boole, Copernicus, Probability, Doctrine of Chances, Verification, Poohpooh Argument, Descartes, Francis Bacon, Leibniz, Auguste Comte, Karl Pearson, First Impression of Sense, Percept, Ernst Mach, Economy of Research, Sensation, Il Lume Naturale


News  Posted 08/08/2012
The Normative Thought of Charles S. Peirce
This volume explores the three normative sciences that Peirce distinguished (aesthetics, ethics, and logic) and their relation to phenomenology and metaphysics. The essays approach this topic from...

