Digital Companion to C. S. Peirce
nd | Miscellaneous Fragments [R] | MS [R] 104
Effort, or exertion, is a polarized awareness in which the active part has called up a contrary resisting part. It is almost instantaneous and is only kept up by constant repetitions.
‘Effort’. Term 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/term/effort, 18.09.2018.