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Type:

Article in Journal

Title:

Why Hanker After Logic? Mathematical Imagination, Creativity and Perception in Peirce's Systematic Philosophy

Year:

1994

Journal:

Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society

Volume:

30

Issue:

2

Pages:

271-295

Keywords:

Mathematics, Logic, Abduction

Abstract:

Focuses on the 'logic of creativity' in Charles Sanders Peirce's philosophy through the wide-angle lens of his emerging architectonic. Peirce's distinction between mathematics and logic on the basis of a distinction between practice and theory; Logical form of an abductive inference in three steps according to Peirce; Definition of mathematical reasoning based on 'Principles of Philosophy.'

ISSN:

00091774

Language:

English