Article in Journal  Posted 24/06/2019
Viola, Tullio (2019). From Vague Symbols to Contested Concepts: Peirce, W. B. Gallie, and History
This article explores Walter Bryce Gallie's notion of “essentially contested concepts” from a viewpoint that has hitherto been neglected, namely its relation to the philosophy of Charles S....


Article in Edited Collection  Posted 12/02/2018
Pape, Helmut (1999). Why We Mean (always) More and (sometimes) Less than We Say: ContextDependence and Vagueness in Peirce's Semiotics. In: The Peirce Seminar Papers: Essays in Semiotic Analysis. Volume Four


Monograph  Posted 24/09/2017
Chauviré, Christiane (1995). Peirce et la signification: introduction à la logique du vague


Article in Journal  Posted 29/10/2014
Bergman, Mats (2007). Common Grounds and Shared Purposes: On Some Pragmatic Ingredients of Communication
This article explores a set of key conceptions involved in Charles S. Peirce’s account of communication, building on the hypothesis that his semiotic can beneficially be approached from a...


Manuscript  Posted 21/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (190506). Analysis of some Demonstrations concerning definite Positive Integers. MS [R] 70
Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., G19056, pp. 120, with 50 pp. of variants and notes.
See notes for an explanation of existential graphs. The versos of some pages contain notes for...


Manuscript  Posted 17/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1906 [c.]). Numeration. MS [R] 48
Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., n.d., pp. 120, with 44 pp., some of which belong to different drafts but many of which are rejected pages.
Definitions of “number” and “series.”...
Numeration, Arithmetical Notation, Number, Series, Collection, Multitude, Vagueness, Indefiniteness, Precision, Certainty, Ens Rationis, Real, Information, Experience, Enumerable Series, Simple Denumeral Series, Achilles and the Tortoise, Zeno, Cardinal Numerals, Indeterminacy, Whole, Partian Being, Totan Being, Abstraction


Manuscript  Posted 15/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). Second Definition of Ordinals [R]. MS [R] 45
Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [1904], pp. 46; 1922; and 1 p. (the number of which is missing).
Parenthetically: “As for the whole existing race of philosophers, say John...
Ordinal Number, Appurtenance, Comparative Fulfillment, Exclusively Existential Relation, Suilation, Past, Future, Definiteness, Generality, Vagueness, Principle of Excluded Middle, Principle of Contradiction, Fiction, Real, Possible, Mathematics, Actuality, Existence, John Dewey, Royce, Denumerable Collection, First Abnumerable Collection, Collection, Abstraction, Essence, Thought, Counting


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 01/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). Foundations of Mathematics [R]. MS [R] 11
Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1903?], pp. 12, incomplete.


Manuscript  Posted 01/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). Foundations of Mathematics [R]. MS [R] 10
Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c.1903?], pp. 12.


Manuscript  Posted 01/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1904). Foundations of Mathematics [R]. MS [R] 9
A. MS., n.p. [c.1903?], pp. 15, with rejected pages. Vagueness, generality, and singularity.
Sign, Utterance, Replica, Object, Proposition, Interpretant, Argument, Vagueness, Generality, Definiteness, Individuality, Singularity, Utterer, Interpreter, Formal Definition, Sheet of Assertion, Scriptible Sign


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


Monograph  Posted 30/07/2014
Tiercelin, Claudine (2013). La penséesigne: Études sur C. S. Peirce
Fondateur du pragmatisme américain, Charles Sanders Peirce (18391914) est considéré comme le logicien de ce mouvement. Il fut pourtant, tout autant que William James, un grand psychologue,...


News  Posted 30/07/2014
Claudine Tiercelin's 'La penséesigne: Études sur C. S. Peirce' available online
1993 monograph made available as an open access publication by Collège de France (OpenEdition Books, 2013)


Encyclopedia Article  Posted 13/10/2013
Chiasson, Phyllis: "Peirce and Educational Philosophy"
Embedded within Peirce’s complete body of work is a “design for thinking” that provides a sturdy foundation for the development of three important learning capabilities. These capabilities are 1)...


Encyclopedia Article  Posted 20/12/2012
Chiasson, Phyllis: "Peirce’s Logic of Vagueness"
Peirce’s “logic of vagueness” asserts that vagueness (which can never be completely done away with) can have the paradoxical effect of “entirely destroying doubt.” Yet the ability to engage...


Manuscript  Posted 25/11/2012
Peirce, Charles S. (1897). Multitude and Number. MS [R] 25
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., G18971, pp. 182, with rejected or alternative pages running brokenly from p. 7 to p. 71.
Most of manuscript was published (4.170...
Collection, Universe of Discourse, Experience, Time, Space, Multitude, Discrete Collection, Multiplicity, Mathematics, Philosophy, Enumerable Collection, Finite Collection, Augustus De Morgan, Syllogism of Transposed Quantity, Inenumerable Collection, Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic, Denumerable Collection, Multiplication, Free Multiplication, Dominated Multiplication, Georg Cantor, Number, Generating Relation, First Abnumeral Multitude, Primipostnumeral Multitude, Achilles and the Tortoise, Fermatian Syllogism, Primipostnumeral Syllogism, Secundopostnumeral Collection, Arithm, Metrics, Graphics, Topics, Geometry, Absolute, Plane, Singularity, Continuity, Chorisis, Cyclosis, Euler's Theorem, Product of a Collection, Vagueness, Generality, Euclid, NonEuclidean Geometry


Manuscript  Posted 25/11/2012
Peirce, Charles S. (1908). The BedRock Beneath Pragmaticism. MS [R] 300
From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., G19051e, pp. 165; 3340; 3841; 3738; 4043.7; plus 64 pp. of fragments running brokenly from p. 1 to p. 60.
This was to have...
Pragmatism, Protagoras, Truth, F. C. S. Schiller, William James, James Mill, Indefiniteness, Protagoreanism, Plato, Vagueness, Generality in Depth, Positivism, Pragmaticism, Ethics of Terminology, Existential Graph, Chemical Graph, Chemistry, Ligature, Selective, Proper Name, Spot, Identity, Iconicity, Logical Depth, Logical Breadth, Phemic Sheet, Universe of Discourse, Nota Notae, Continuity, Line of Identity, Personal Identity, Tree of Porphyry, Concept, Teridentity, Generalized Icon, Composition, Compositionality, Icon, Sequence, Negation, Time, Reasoning, Richard Whately, Pragmaticistic Interpretation, Ground, Augustus De Morgan, Entitative Graph, Sign, Representamen, Euler's Diagrams, Friedrich Albert Lange, John Venn, Graphist, Interpreter, Universe of Real Capacities, Universe of Actual Fact, Universe of Tendencies, Modality, Information, Actual, Possible, Necessary, Tincture, Logical Universe, Oscar Howard Mitchell, Assertion, Feeling, Reason, Material Part, Essence, Alfred Bray Kempe, Connexion, Pseudocontinuity, Bernard Bolzano, Nominalism, Pseudocontinuum, Georg Cantor, Proof of Pragmatism, Proof of Pragmaticism, Limit, Quasicontinuity, Richard Dedekind, Betweenness, Relative, Existential Relation

