The Commens DictionaryQuote from ‘New Elements (Kaina stoiceia)’

Quote:

Besides the logical depth and breadth, I have proposed (in 1867) the terms information and area to denote the total of fact (true or false) that in a given state of knowledge a sign embodies.

Date:
1904 [c.]
References:
EP 2:305
Citation:
‘Information’ (pub. 12.11.15-17:11). 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-new-elements-kaina-stoiceia-32.
Posted:
Nov 12, 2015, 17:11 by Mats Bergman
Last revised:
Nov 12, 2015, 17:12 by Mats Bergman