The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘Lowell Lectures on The Logic of Science; or Induction and Hypothesis: Lecture IX’
The reason why
Extension X Comprehension = Information
is that Extension and Comprehension can only be reckoned by the interpretants, each interpretant measuring either the one or the other.
‘Information’ (pub. 07.01.15-12:20). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-lowell-lectures-logic-science-or-induction-and-hypothesis-lecture-ix-3.