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Charles Peirce's theory of scientific method

Author: Francis Eagan Reilly
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2019.
Series: Orestes Brownson series on contemporary thought and affairs, no. 7.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First Open Access editionView all editions and formats
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This text is an attempt to understand a significant part of the complex thought of Charles Sanders Peirce, especially in those areas which interested him most: scientific method and related philosophical questions. It is organized primarily from Peirce's own writings, taking chronological settings into account where appropriate, and pointing out the close connections of several major themes in Peirce's work which  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Named Person: Charles S Peirce; Charles S Peirce
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Eagan Reilly
ISBN: 9780823284726 0823284727 9780823285242 0823285243
OCLC Number: 1102722378
Notes: Fordham scholarship online.
Previously issued in print: 1970.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Frontmatter --
CONTENTS --
PREFACE --
I CHARLES SANDERS PEIRCE: PHILOSOPHER, SCIENTIST, WRITER --
II THE SCIENTIST'S CONCERN: KNOWLEDGE FOR ITS OWN SAKE --
III THE STAGES OF THE METHOD (i): EXPERIENCE AND HYPOTHESIS --
IV THE STAGES OF THE METHOD (ii): DEDUCTION AND INDUCTION --
V THE MODERATE FALLIBILISM OF SCIENCE --
VI SOME EVALUATIONS --
APPENDIX --
BIBLIOGRAPHY --
NOTES --
INDEX
Series Title: Orestes Brownson series on contemporary thought and affairs, no. 7.
Responsibility: Francis E. Reilly.
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Abstract:

This text is an attempt to understand a significant part of the complex thought of Charles Sanders Peirce, especially in those areas which interested him most: scientific method and related philosophical questions. It is organized primarily from Peirce's own writings, taking chronological settings into account where appropriate, and pointing out the close connections of several major themes in Peirce's work which show the rich diversity of his thought and its systematic unity.

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