Regulative Principle

Keyword: Regulative Principle

Dictionary Entry | Posted 05/08/2016
Quote from "A Guess at the Riddle"

…every fact of a general or orderly nature calls for an explanation; and logic forbids us to assume in regard to any given fact of that sort that it is of its own nature absolutely inexplicable....

Manuscript | Posted 08/01/2015
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). Lowell Lectures. 1903. Lecture 5. Vol. 1. MS [R] 469

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., notebook, n.p., 1903, pp. 2-74.
Doctrine of multitudes. Breadth and depth. Reference to Bertrand Russell’s Principles of Mathematics in connection with...

Manuscript | Posted 25/11/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1903). C.S.P.'s Lowell Lectures of 1903 2nd Draught of 3rd Lecture. MS [R] 462

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., October 5, 1903, pp. 2-88 (pagination by even numbers only), incomplete.
Alpha part of existential graphs: permissible operations. The Beta part....

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...