The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘On Quantity, with special reference to Collectional and Mathematical Infinity’
…the proper definition of mathematics is that it is the study of the substances of hypotheses, which it first frames and then traces to their consequences.
MS [R] 14:3
‘Mathematics’ (pub. 11.09.14-10:35). 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-quantity-special-reference-collectional-and-mathematical-infinity-2.
Sep 11, 2014, 10:35