Manuscript  Posted 12/03/2018
Peirce, Charles S. (1910 [c.]). On the Three Kinds of Reasoning [R]. MS [R] 755
Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., n.d., pp. 119, 923, with variants.
Drafts of beginning of CSP’s “Little Book on Religion,” c.1911: natural gift of understanding, common sense...


Dictionary Entry  Posted 20/11/2015
Quote from "Sketch of Dichotomic Mathematics"
A Postulate would be a proposition necessary as a premiss for a course of deductive reasoning and predicating a contingent character of the hypothetical subject of...


Dictionary Entry  Posted 12/11/2015
Quote from "New Elements (Kaina stoiceia)"
A postulate is an initial hypothesis in general terms. It may be arbitrarily assumed provided that (the definitions being accepted) it does not conflict...


Manuscript  Posted 09/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1897 [c.]). On Multitude. MS [R] 26
Mathematics, Logica Utens, Logica Docens, Collection, Sui Generis Relation, Indefinable Relation, Postulate, Axiom, Corollary, Dyadic Relation, Relate, Correlate, Negative Relation, Principle of Contradiction, Principle of Excluded Middle, Universal Quantification, Particular Quantification, Quantifier, Arithmetical Relation, Deductio Ad Absurdum, Algebra of Dyadic Relatives, General Algebra of Logic, Complementary Collection, Theorem, Problem, Universe of Discourse, Boolian Notation, Peircian Notation, Anonyman Notation, Quantification, Vagueness, Universally Quantified Index, Particularly Quantified Index


Manuscript  Posted 31/08/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). Dichotomic Mathematics. MS [R] 5
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1903?], pp. 14, 13, 29, 611, 68, 10, 167, 4546, with 22 pp. belonging to other drafts.
Similar in content to MS. 4,...
Symbol, Replica, Transformation, Equivalence, Dichotomic Mathematics, Scholium, Definition, Postulate, Hypothesis, Axiom, Corollary, Theorem, Demonstration, Problem, Solution, Augmentation, Curtailment, Entire Replica, Partial Replica, Entitative Method, Existential Method, Quality, Form, Definiteness, Generality, Quoddam, Matter, Individuality, Vagueness, Ecthesis, Singularity, Insertion, Omission, Sign, Entelechy, Knowledge, Communication, Fact, Fancy, Strong Sign, Weak Sign


Manuscript  Posted 28/08/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). Sketch of Dichotomic Mathematics. MS [R] 4
A. MS., n.p., [c.1903?], pp. 152 (p. 25 missing), with 11 pp. of variants.
Nominal and real definitions; definition of terms, e.g., “postulate,” “axiom,” “corrollary,” “theorem,” which are...
Definition, Postulate, Sign, Convention, Axiom, Corollary, Theorem, Mathematics, Problem, Speculative Rhetoric, Blank, Sheet, Matter, Form, Vagueness, Quoddam, Generality, Definiteness, Individuality, Entelechy, Nominalism, Individualism, Seven Schools of Philosophy, Aristotle, Kant, Signification, Replica, Interpretation, Belief, Quality


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. 129, incomplete.
Same questions raised as in MS. 14. “Mathematics” defined, with extended comments on the divisions of the...
Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Aristotle, Association, Astronomy, Augustus De Morgan, Benjamin Peirce, Biography, Biology, Blank, Chemistry, Collectional Quantity, Consequentia Simplex De Inesse, Continuity, Deductive Reasoning, Dyad, Dynamics, Ethics, Ethnological Psychics, Experience, General History, Geography, Geology, George Chrystal, History of Intellectual Products, Hypothesis, Inference by Deiteration, Inference by Excluded Middle, Inference by Insertion, Inference by Iteration, Inference by Omission, Inference from Contradiction, Kant, Limit, Logic, Logical Relation, Mathematical Infinity, Mathematical Relation, Mathematics, Medad, Metaphysics, Meteorology, Molecular Physics, Monad, Multitude, Negative Logical Graph, Nomological Sociology, Philonian Conditional, Physical Geometry, Physics, Physics of Ether, Possibility, Postulate, Practical Sciences, Psychics, Psychology, Pure Mathematics, Quantity, Religion, Science of Gravitation, Science of Space, Science of Time, Space, Time, Triad, Verb, Will, William Hamilton, Zero Proposition, Inference by Commutation

