Keyword: Kant

Manuscript | Posted 11/01/2015
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lowell Lectures. 1903. Sixth Lecture. Probability. MS [R] 472

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., 2 notebooks, G-1903-2a, pp. 2-130.
Published, in part, as 6.88-97 (pp. 8-62). Omitted: the relationship between logic and mathematics; independence of...

Manuscript | Posted 26/11/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1909). Meaning Preface. MS [R] 637

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., October 3-13, 1909, pp. 9-36, 27-30, 28-29, 31-36.
Tendency to guess right (but not necessarily on the first guess). Pure logic supports the...

Article in Journal | Posted 25/11/2014
Gava, Gabriele (2008). The Purposefulness in our Thought: a Kantian Aid to Understanding Some Essential Features of Peirce
The article presents an analysis regarding the role of purposefulness in Charles Sanders Peirce's account of thought through comparing it with Immanuel Kant's regulative principles. It...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Gava, Gabriele (2011). Peirce's 'Prescision' as a Transcendental Method
In this Paper I interpret Charles S. Peirce's method of prescision as a transcendental method. In order to do so, I argue that Peirce's pragmatism can be interpreted in a transcendental...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Radford, Luis (2009). Diagrammatic Thinking: Notes On Peirce's Semiotics and Epistemology
In this paper, I discuss the role of diagrammatic thinking within the larger context of cognitive activity as framed by Peirce's semiotic theory of and its underpinning realistic ontology. After...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Atkins, Richard K. (2010). An "Entirely Different Series of Categories": Peirce's Material Categories
The article discusses what the author calls the "material categories" in the philosophy of Charles Sanders Peirce. The author argues that although Peirce never developed an account of the...
Article in Journal | Posted 30/10/2014
Viola, Tullio (2011). Philosophy and the Second Person: Peirce, Humboldt, Benveniste, and Personal Pronouns as Universals of Communication
The article compares the views of philosopher Charles S. Peirce regarding the second person pronoun to the views of philosophers including Wilhelm von Humboldt, Émile Benveniste, and Aristotle....
Article in Journal | Posted 30/10/2014
Atkins, Richard K. (2012). A Guess at the Other Riddle: The Peircean Material Categories
In this essay, the author seeks to identify a set of categories, or what he terms material categories, utilized but never identified by American pragmatist philosopher Charles Peirce. He connects the...
Article in Journal | Posted 30/10/2014
Chevalier, J. M. (2013). Peirce's First Critique of the First Critique: A Leibnizian False Start
The article examines the influence of German philosopher Gottfried Leibniz on pragmatist Charles Peirce's understanding of Enlightenment philosopher Immanuel Kant. More specifically, the author...
Monograph | Posted 16/10/2014
Gava, Gabriele (2014). Peirce's Account of Purposefulness: A Kantian Perspective

This book presents a systematic interpretation of Charles S. Peirce’s work based on a Kantian understanding of his teleological account of thought and inquiry. Departing from readings that...

Manuscript | Posted 08/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1895 [c.]). On the Logic of Quantity. MS [R] 17

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1895], pp. 1-9; 7-10 of another draft.
This manuscript should be compared with MS. 16, to which it bears a special similarity. See also MS. 250...

Manuscript | Posted 28/08/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). Sketch of Dichotomic Mathematics. MS [R] 4

A. MS., n.p., [c.1903?], pp. 1-52 (p. 25 missing), with 11 pp. of variants.
Nominal and real definitions; definition of terms, e.g., “postulate,” “axiom,” “corrollary,” “theorem,” which are...

News | Posted 27/06/2014
New Book on Peirce’s Account of Purposefulness

Gabriele Gava: Peirce’s Account of Purposefulness: A Kantian Perspective (Routledge, 2014)

This book presents a systematic interpretation of Charles S. Peirce’s work based on a Kantian...

News | Posted 12/04/2014
Kantism beyond the Schools: Recent contributions to the history of Kantism

Thematic issue of Philosophia Scientiæ 20-1 (to appear in February 2016)
Guest Editors: Christophe Bouriau (Université de Lorraine) and Oliver Schlaudt (Universität Heidelberg)

Manuscript | Posted 04/02/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1895 [c.]). On Quantity, with special reference to Collectional and Mathematical Infinity. MS [R] 15

From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1895], pp. 1-29, incomplete.
Same questions raised as in MS. 14. “Mathematics” defined, with extended comments on the divisions of the...

Manuscript | Posted 08/01/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). CSP's Lowell Lectures of 1903. 2nd Part of 3rd Draught of Lecture III. MS [R] 465

From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, G-1903-2a, October 12, 1903, pp. 68-126; A1-A8.
Published, in part, as 1.521-544 (pp. 68-126, with only the first and last paragraphs...

Encyclopedia Article | Posted 22/12/2012
Vernis, Ramon Vilà: "Peircean Categories: an Old Name for a New Way of Thinking"

The evolution of Peirce’s thought seems to go through a series of dramatic turns and breaks, among them the appearance of phenomenology by the turn of the century, along with the emergence of...