By Charles S. Peirce
The PEIRCE version comprises huge sections of formerly unpublished fabric as well as chosen released works. each one quantity contains a short old and biographical creation, wide editorial and textual notes, and a whole chronological checklist of all of Peirce’s writings, released and unpublished, in the course of the interval covered.
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Chapter 1 (Enlarged abstract) MS 183: Winter-Spring 1872 Doubt and belief are two states of mind which feel different. We can tell by our immediate sensation almost always when we doubt & when we are convinced. This is such a difference as there is between red & blue, pleasure & pain. Were this the whole distinction it would be almost without significance. But in point of fact the sensible distinguishability is attended with an important practical difference. When we believe there is a proposition in our minds which determines our conduct according to rule, so that our belief being known the way in which we shall behave may be surely deduced.
In Studies in the Philosophy of Charles Sanders Peirce, Second Series, edited by Edward C. Moore and Richard S. Robin (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1964), pp. —A Postscript," Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 17 (1981): 128-30; and "American Pragmatism Before and After 1898," in American Philosophy from Edwards to Quine," edited by Robert W. Shahan and Kenneth R. Merrill (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1977), pp. 78-110. See also Philip P. Wiener, Evolution and the Founders of Pragmatism (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1949); and James D.
Xxxiv INTRODUCTION pragmatism was in print five and a half years before logical pragmatism. And even if Peirce had permitted Perry to publish his Metaphysical Club paper in the North American Review, logical pragmatism would have been, at the very least, six months behind legal pragmatism in reaching print. S. Senator from Massachusetts; his father's mother would have married lawyer Joseph Story, later Justice of the Supreme Court, if her parents had not dissuaded her; his own father was a leading member of the American Social Science Association (which antedated the/more specialized social science associations) and was chairman of its Department of Education from 1869 to 1872; Charles and his father had been expert witnesses in the famous Rowland will case in 1867; his older brother "Jem" (J.