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Charles Peirce's Theory of Scientific Method

Francis E. Reilly


This book is an attempt to understand a significant part of the complex thought of CharlesSanders 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. Following an introductory sketch of Peirce the thinking and writer is a study of the spirit and phases of scientific in ... More

Keywords: Charles Sanders Peirce, scientific method, scientific inquiry, cosmos, theoretical knowledge

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1970 Print ISBN-13: 9780823208807
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: May 2019 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823208807.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Francis E. Reilly, author
Ateneo de Manila University