Thomas Reid

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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...
Manuscript | Posted 11/01/2015
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lowell Lectures. 1903. Sixth Lecture. Probability. MS [R] 472

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., 2 notebooks, G-1903-2a, pp. 2-130.
Published, in part, as 6.88-97 (pp. 8-62). Omitted: the relationship between logic and mathematics; independence of...

Article in Journal | Posted 31/10/2014
Jackson, Nate (2014). Common Sense and Pragmatism: Reid and Peirce on the Justification of First Principles
This paper elucidates the pragmatist elements of Thomas Reid's approach to the justification of first principles by reference to Charles S. Peirce. Peirce argues that first principles are...