Book ID: CBB000049914

Charles S. Peirce and the philosophy of science: Papers from the Harvard Sesquicentennial Congress (1993)

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Moore, Edward C. (Editor)


University of Alabama Press


Publication Date: 1993
Physical Details: xvi + 424 pp.; notes; index

Description Contents: Moore, Edward C.: Introduction: Charles S. Peirce and the philosophy of science. Delaney, C.F.: Peirce on the conditions of the possibility of science. Engel-Tiercelin, Claudine: Peirce's realistic approach to mathematics: Or, Can one be a realist without being a platonist? Dusek, R. Valentine: Peirce as philosophical topologist. Fetzer, James H.: Peirce and propensities. Gärdenfors, Peter: Induction and the evolution of conceptual spaces. Graybosch, Anthony J.: Abduction, justification, and realism. Haaparanta, Leila: Peirce and the logic of logical discovery. Hunt, Shelby D.: Truth, Laudan, and Peirce: A view from the trenches. Kyburg, Henry E., Jr.: Peirce and statistics. Margolis, Joseph: Peirce's view of the vague and the definite. Mayo, Deborah G.: The test of experiment: C.S. Peirce and E.S. Pearson. McCarthy, Jeremiah: Pragmatism, abduction, and weak verification. Niiniluoto, Ilkka: Peirce's theory of statistical explanation. Robinson, Peter: Peirce on problem solving. Christiansen, Peder Voetmann: Peirce as participant in the Bohr-Einstein discussion. Fernández, Eliseo: From Peirce to Bohr: Theorematic reasoning and idealization in physics. Sfendoni-Mentzou, Demetra: The role of potentiality in Peirce's tychism and in contemporary discussions in quantum mechanics and microphysics. Hwang, Philip H.: Aristotle and Peirce on chance. De Tienne, André: Peirce's definitions of the phaneron. Lemon, Martin: An application of Peirce's valency of relations to the phenomenon of psychological dissociation. Myers, Gerald E.: Knowing one's own mind. Behrens, Peter J.: Peirce's psychophysics: Then and now. Gomila, Antoni: Peirce and self-consciousness. Hendrick, Clyde: The relevance of Peirce for psychology. Kettner, Matthias: Peircean benefits for Freudian theory: The role of abduction in the psychoanalytic enterprise. Liszka, James Jakób: The valuation of the interpretant. Silver, Alfred S.: The riddle of brute experience: An argument for a revision of psychoanalytic theory based on Peircean phenomenology. Stickel, George W.: Memory, morphology,and mathematics: Peirce and contemporary neurostudies.


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Authors & Contributors
Stephens, G. Lynn
Rosenthal, Sandra B.
Michael, Emily
Martin, R. M.
Dipert, Randall R.
Eisele, Carolyn
Journals
Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society
International Philosophical Quarterly
Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic
Journal of Philosophical Logic
Journal of the History of Philosophy
New Scholasticism
Publishers
Benjamin
Indiana University Press
University of Texas at Austin
University of Miami
University of Notre Dame
Vanderbilt University
Concepts
Science
Philosophy of science
Personality; character
Calculus
Methodology of science; scientific method
Classification of knowledge
People
Peirce, Charles Sanders
Boole, George
Broman, Olof
Post, Elisabeth Maria
Duns Scotus, Johannes
Time Periods
19th century
20th century, early
Places
North America: United States; Canada
United States
Institutions
United States Coast and Geodetic Survey
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