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Volume 1

Peirce, Charles S.

History and Applications

Ed. by Pietarinen, Ahti-Veikko

Series:Peirceana 1

    129,95 € / $149.99 / £118.00*

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    Publication Date:
    2019
    To be published:
    October 2019
    ISBN
    978-3-11-064962-8
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    Overview

    Aims and Scope

    In three comprehensive volumes, Logic of the Future presents a full panorama of Charles S. Peirce’s most important late writings. Among the most influential American thinkers, Peirce took his existential graphs to be his most significant contribution to human thought. The manuscripts from 1895—1913, most of which are published here for the first time, testify to the richness and open-endedness of his theory of logic and its applications. They also invite us to reconsider our ordinary conceptions of reasoning as well as the conventional stories concerning the evolution of modern logic.

    This first volume of Logic of the Future is on the historical development, theory and application of Peirce’s graphical method and diagrammatic reasoning. It also illustrates the abundant further developments and applications Peirce envisaged existential graphs to have on the analysis of mathematics, language, meaning and mind.

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    Details

    23.0 x 15.5 cm
    Approx. 500 pages
    Language:
    English
    Type of Publication:
    Monograph
    Keyword(s):
    Charles S. Peirce; Existential graphs; Graphical method of logic; Logic and philosophy of logic; Diagrammatic reasoning
    Readership:
    Scholars, institutes, libraries

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    Ahti-Veikko Pietarinen, Nazarbayev University, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

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