Keyword: Meaning

Article in Journal | Posted 23/08/2017
Colapietro, Vincent M. (1988). Dreams: Such Stuff as Meanings are Made On
Article in Journal | Posted 13/03/2017
Chumbley, Robert (2000). The Synonymous Nature and communal Function of Peirce's Ground, Immediate Object and Meaning: Three Abductions
Argues that the triad ground/immediate object/meaning offers a clearer resonance with the texts of Charles S. Peirce and opens more surely on the great theme of community. Texts wherein immediate...
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 Edited Collection | Posted 20/02/2016
Eco, Umberto (1981). Peirce's Analysis of Meaning. In: Proceedings of the C. S. Peirce Bicentennial International Congress
Article in Journal | Posted 27/11/2015
Colapietro, Vincent M. (2004). The Routes of Significance: Reflections on Peirce's Theory of Interpretants
The essay explores how C. S. Peirce, especially in his mature thought, addressed the question of meaning. It underscores how he not only took meaning to be at bottom a function of our habits but also...
Manuscript | Posted 05/09/2015
Peirce, Charles S. (1906). The Argument for Pragmatism anachazomenally or recessively stated. MS [R] 330

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., n.d., 1 folded sheet; plus 5 other folded sheets which, although lacking a title or mark, seem to be connected with the first.
The argument stated...

Article in Journal | Posted 26/08/2015
van Hateren, J. H. (2015). The Natural Emergence of (Bio)Semiosic Phenomena
Biological organisms appear to have agency, goals, and meaningful behaviour. One possibility is that this is mere appearance, where such properties are not real, but only ‘as if’ consequences of the...
Manuscript | Posted 19/01/2015
Peirce, Charles S. (1902 [c.]). Reason's Rules. MS [R] 599

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1902], pp. 4-45, 31-42, and 8 pp. of fragments.
The nature of a sign. Propositions as the significations of signs which represent that some...

Monograph | Posted 03/11/2014
Bergman, Mats (2000). Meaning and Mediation: Toward a Communicative Interpretation of Peirce's Theory of Signs
Article in Journal | Posted 30/10/2014
Wilson, Aaron (2011). Peirce Versus Davidson on Metaphorical Meaning
The article discusses the views of philosopher Donald Davidson on the topic of meaning and metaphor, comparing them to those of philosopher Charles Peirce. An argument is presented that Davidson...
Manuscript | Posted 22/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lecture I [R]. MS [R] 449

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, G-1903-2a, pp. 37-61.
Published, in part, as 1.611-615 and 8.176 (except 176n3) (pp. 37-49 and 51-53). Unpublished: criticism of Sigwart and...

Manuscript | Posted 12/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1905-07 [c.]). On the theory of Collections and Multitude. MS [R] 31

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1905-07?], 2 pp.; plus 1 p. (p. 2) (“Note on Collections”).

Manuscript | Posted 01/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). Foundations of Mathematics [R]. MS [R] 11

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1903?], pp. 1-2, incomplete.

Manuscript | Posted 01/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). On the Foundations of Mathematics. MS [R] 8

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1903?], pp. 1-4, 3-4; 4-8 of another draft.

Manuscript | Posted 31/08/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). On the Foundations of Mathematics. MS [R] 7

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1903?], pp. 1-16, with 3 rejected pages; 17-19 of another draft.
Mathematics as dealing essentially with signs. The MSS. below (Nos. 8-11) are...

Encyclopedia Article | Posted 06/05/2013
Burke, Tom: "The Pragmatic Maxim"

What is the pragmatic maxim? The aim here is to present in an elementary and intuitive way what the pragmatic maxim was originally intended to convey, at least in Peirce’s earliest statements, and...

Manuscript | Posted 08/01/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lowell Lectures on Some Topics of Logic Bearing on Questions Now Vexed. Part 1 of 3rd draught of 3rd Lecture. MS [R] 464

From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, G-1903-2a, begun October 8, 1903, pp. 1-64, 68.
Published in two places: 1.324 and 1.343-349 (pp. 30-34 and 36-64 respectively). Note...

Article in Edited Collection | Posted 27/12/2012
Loula, Angelo, Gudwin, Ricardo, Ribeiro, Sidarta, Queiroz, Joao (2010). On Building Meaning: A Biologically-Inspired Experiment on Symbol-Based Communication . In: Brain Inspired Cognitive Systems 2008 Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
The use of an appropriate set of empirical and theoretical constraints to guide the construction of synthetic experiments leads to a better understanding of the natural phenomena under study, and...
Article in Journal | Posted 24/12/2012
Merrell, Floyd, Queiroz, Joao (2010). Icons and Abduction
In our effort to relate abductive process to iconic semiosis, we argue that meaning begins the process of its development as an icon, and logic of abduction is the logic responsible for this iconic...
Article in Edited Collection | Posted 22/12/2012
Queiroz, Joao, Emmeche, Claus, Kull, Kalevi, El-Hani, Charbel (2011). The Biosemiotic Approach in Biology: Theoretical Bases and Applied Models. In: Information And Living Systems: Philosophical and Scientific Perspectives
Biosemiotics is a growing field that investigates semiotic processes in the living realm, addressing meaning, signification, communication, and habit formation in living systems, and the...