Selected Writings by Charles S. Peirce
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Selected Writings by Charles S. Peirce

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Science, material, idealism, pragmaticism, history of scientific thought. With Buchler's book, best way to approach notoriously cryptic philosopher. Features 24 selections including "The Place of Our Age in the History of Civilization," "Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed for Man," "Some Consequences of Four Incapacities," and "The Fixation of Belief."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780486216348
ISBN-10: 0486216349
Format: Paperback
(214mm x 137mm x 23mm)
Pages: 480
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Publish Date: 1-Dec-1966
Country of Publication: United States

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