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Charles Sanders Peirce (1255)

Interests
Experimental psychology, general psychology, philosophical and theoretical psychology
Profession
Philosopher
Nationality
American
Born
1839, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Died
1914, Milford, Pennsylvania, USA
Short Biography
Charles Sanders Peirce (/ˈpɜrs/, like "purse", September 10, 1839 – April 19, 1914) was an American philosopher, logician, mathematician, and scientist who is sometimes known as "the father of pragmatism". He was educated as a chemist and employed as a ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • AB Harvard University, 1859
  • MA Harvard University, 1862
  • BSc (Chemistry) Harvard University, 1863
Appointments & Honors
  • Physicist and mathematician, United States Coast Survey, 1859-91
  • National Academy of Sciences, 1877
  • Occasional Lecturer, Harvard University, Johns Hopkins and several other universities, 1879-1884
Principal Publications
  • 1867 On a new list of categories. Proceedings ofthe American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 7, 287-98.
  • 1868 Questions concerning faculties claimed for man. Journal of Speculative Philosophy, 2, 103-14.
  • 1877 Note on the sensation of color. American Journal of Science, 13, 247-51.
  • 1883 (ed.) Studies in Logic, by Members ofthe Johns Hopkins University. Little, Brown.
  • 1884 On small differences of sensation. Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences, 3, 73-83 (with J. Jastrow).
  • 1887 Logical machines. American Journal of Psychology, 1, 165-70.
  • 1892 The law of mind. Monist, 2, 533-59. Peirce published 84 papers, 55 'notes', 236 book reviews and 66 book notices.
  • 1931-5 Collected Papers, vols 1-6, ed. C. Hartshorne and P. Weiss. Harvard University Press.
  • 1958 Collected Papers, vols 7-8, ed. A. W. Bucks. Harvard University Press.