Keyword: Perception

Article in Edited Collection | Posted 21/02/2018
Innis, Robert E. (1999). Peirce and Polanyi: Perceptual Consciousness and the Structures of Meaning. In: The Peirce Seminar Papers, Volume Four
Article in Journal | Posted 14/02/2018
Short, T. L. (2017). The 1903 Maxim
The maxim that concludes Peirce's 1903 Harvard lectures on pragmatism is not a figurative restatement of his 1878 pragmatic maxim: it adds to it a non-verificationist dimension of meaning. That...
Article in Journal | Posted 17/01/2018
Olen, Peter (2015). The Realist Challenge to Conceptual Pragmatism
Although commonly cited as one of the philosophers responsible for the resurgence of interest in pragmatism, Wilfrid Sellars was also the son of Roy Wood Sellars, one of the most dedicated critical...
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 25/03/2016
Girel, Mathias (2003). The Metaphysics and Logic of Psychology: Peirce's Reading of James's Principles
Deals with some fundamental agreements and disagreements between Charles S. Peirce and William James on issues such as perception and consciousness as implicated in Peirce's reading of James...
Article in Journal | Posted 01/03/2016
De Tienne, André (2015). The Flow of Time and the Flow of Signs: A Basis for Peirce's Cosmosemiotics
Peirce nurtured a lifelong interest in the mathematics, metaphysics, and logic of time. For him, time was the primal form of continuum, and he studied it as such. That study is fundamentally...
Article in Journal | Posted 29/12/2015
Bergman, Mats (2007). Representationism and Presentationism
This article examines the semiotic philosophy of Charles S. Peirce in relation to his characterizations of representationism and presentationism.
Article in Edited Collection | Posted 18/12/2015
Anttila, Raimo (1980). Language and the Semiotics of Perception. In: The Signifying Animal: The Grammar of Language and Experience
Dictionary Entry | Posted 19/10/2015
Quote from "Pragmatism Made Easy"

in perception there is a double consciousness of an ego and a non-ego.

Article in Journal | Posted 06/10/2015
Wilson, Aaron Bruce (2015). Peirce and the A Priori
The general inquiry of this paper is whether or not, on Peirces mature architectonic, some knowledge is a priori, understood as knowledge that is epistemically independent of experience. While some...
Article in Journal | Posted 24/09/2015
Vender, David (2011). Is Balancing Emblematic of Action? Two or Three Pointers from Reid and Peirce
Defining actions in contradistinction to mere happenings runs into the problem of specifying the role of the agent and separating what the agent does from what they exploit or suffer. Traditionally...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Kruse, Felicia E. (2010). Peirce, God, and the "Transcendentalist Virus"
The article discusses the influence of the Transcendentalist movement on the thought of American philosopher Charles S. Peirce. It describes Peirce's references to Transcendental ideas regarding...
Article in Journal | Posted 31/10/2014
Legg, Cathy (2014). “Things Unreasonably Compulsory”: A Peircean Challenge to a Humean Theory of Perception, Particularly With Respect to Perceiving Necessary Truths
Much mainstream analytic epistemology is built around a sceptical treatment of modality which descends from Hume. The roots of this scepticism are argued to lie in Hume’s (nominalist) theory of...
Article in Journal | Posted 30/10/2014
Wilson, Aaron (2012). The Perception of Generals
The article presents an interpretation of the American pragmatist Charles Sanders Peirce's philosophy regarding the perception of generals, which are also referred to as Thirds. An overview of...
News | Posted 20/10/2014
The Actuality of Peirce’s Thought

The 2014 Lisbon Centennial Peirce (1839-1914) Workshop


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Manuscript | Posted 08/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1895 [c.]). On the Logic of Quantity, and especially of Infinity. MS [R] 16

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS, n.p., [c.1895], pp. 1, 5-9, 7-18, 18-20.
Several definitions of “mathematics,” including Aristotle’s and CSP’s. Mathematical proof and probable reasoning...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 05/06/2014
Quote from "Lowell Lectures on Some Topics of Logic Bearing on Questions Now Vexed. Part 1 of 3rd draught of 3rd Lecture"

[There is a category] which the rough and tumble of life renders most familiarly prominent. We are continually bumping up against hard fact. We expected one thing, or passively took it for granted...

Encyclopedia Article | Posted 05/01/2014
Rosenthal, Sandra: "Firstness and the Collapse of Universals"

Firstness is the most neglected of Peirce’s categories, and is frequently held to be either elusive or inherently inconsistent. Yet, one’s implicit understanding of Firstness guides the kind of...

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. 1-18, with several alternative sections.
The contempt for...

Edited Collection | Posted 21/12/2012
Farias, Priscilla, Queiroz, Joao (2006). Advanced Issues on Cognitive Science and Semiotics