Keyword: Science

Dictionary Entry | Posted 07/03/2013
Quote from "Lessons of the History of Science"

If we endeavor to form our conceptions upon history and life, we remark three classes of men. The first consists of those for whom the chief thing is the qualities of feelings. These men create...

Dictionary Entry | Posted 07/03/2013
Quote from "The Marriage of Religion and Science"

What is science? The dictionary will say that it is systematized knowledge. Dictionary definitions, however, are too apt to repose upon derivations; which is as much as to say that they neglect...

Encyclopedia Article | Posted 22/12/2012
Rosenthal, Sandra: "Categories, Pragmatism, and Experimental Method"

Peirce’s method of categorial development reveals the experimental nature of phenomenology, of metaphysics, and of the relation between their respective claims. The phenomenological categories of...

Manuscript | Posted 19/12/2012
Peirce, Charles S. (1896 [c.]). Lessons of the History of Science. MS [R] 1288

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., G-c. 1896-3 [sup(2)G-c.1896-3], pp. 1-47.
Published, in part, as 1.43-125. Unpublished: on blocking the path of inquiry; Ockham’s maxim and...