Download e-book for iPad: Living Doubt: Essays concerning the epistemology of Charles by G. Debrock,M. Hulswit

By G. Debrock,M. Hulswit

ISBN-10: 0792328981

ISBN-13: 9780792328988

Charles Sanders Peirce (1839--1914) has frequently been known as some of the most very important North American philosophers, however the actual quantity of his philosophical value is just now starting to emerge. Peirce's `pragmaticism' (his personal time period) could give you the key to an epistemological idea which avoids either the Scylla of foundationalism and the Charybdis of relativism. Peirce's `Logic', associated with a belief of information and of technology, is more and more coming to be regarded because the merely attainable one.
In Living Doubt, 26 papers are awarded through a number of the world's top philosophers, demonstrating the wealthy and cosmopolitan kind of method of Peirce's epistemology. The contributions are grouped lower than 3 common headings: wisdom, fact and the pragmatic precept; Peirce and the epistemological culture; and data, language and semeiotic.

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