Token [as General Sign]

Keyword: Token [as General Sign]

Dictionary Entry | Posted 21/10/2015
Quote from "An Elementary Account of the Logic of Relatives"

Signs, or representations, are of three kinds: Icons, Indices, and Tokens. The token represents its object in consequence of a mental association, and depends upon a habit...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 21/10/2015
Quote from "On the Algebra of Logic: A Contribution to the Philosophy of Notation"

A sign is in a conjoint relation to the thing denoted and to the mind. If this triple relation is not of a degenerate species, the sign is related to its object only in...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 13/01/2015
Quote from "Degrees of Degeneracy [R]"

a sign may bring the thought into relation to the thing signified by virtue of a habit or association of ideas, in which case it is a general sign, or as I call it a ...

Manuscript | Posted 13/01/2015
Peirce, Charles S. (nd). Degrees of Degeneracy [R]. MS [R] 911

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., n.d., 1 folded sheet.
A triple character has two degrees of degeneracy. Degeneracy of a dual character. Nondegenerate dual relation is a real...