Re: [peirce-l] Aesthetics, Axiology, and Artistic Truth

2012-03-29 Thread Catherine Legg
Thank you for posting your thoughts on this, Michael! How does the concept of style which you elaborate below relate to Peirce's distinction of 'tone' from 'token' and 'type'? Cheers, Cathy -Original Message- From: C S Peirce discussion list [mailto:PEIRCE-L@LISTSERV.IUPUI.EDU] On

Re: [peirce-l] The Pragmatic Cosmos

2012-03-29 Thread Catherine Legg
Gary R wrote: * For my own part, I tend--as perhaps Jon does as well--to see esthetic/ethics/logic as semeiotic as being in genuine tricategorial relation so that they *inform* each other in interesting ways. Trichotomic vector theory, then, does not demand that one necessarily always follow the

[peirce-l] Idealization (was: Book Review: Peirce and the Threat of Nominalism)

2012-03-29 Thread Catherine Legg
, compatible with the structures they affect, and, in the form of heredity and otherwise, gradually replaces the spontaneous energy that sustains them.” Gene Halton *From:* C S Peirce discussion list [mailto:PEIRCE-L@LISTSERV.IUPUI.EDU] *On Behalf Of *Catherine Legg *Sent:* Sunday, March 25

Re: [peirce-l] Book Review: Peirce and the Threat of Nominalism

2012-03-25 Thread Catherine Legg
On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 9:23 AM, Gary Richmond gary.richm...@gmail.comwrote: I want to conclude this note with a passage near the end of the book which I very much liked and have been reflecting on since. Forster writes: On [Peirce's] view, human beings are not cogs in a vast cosmic

Re: [peirce-l] Book Review: Peirce and the Threat of Nominalism

2012-03-13 Thread Catherine Legg
Michael I just read the book review from Nathan Houser you shared - it is lucidly written over 6 pages and gives a commanding overview of Peirce's realism. I really enjoyed reading it, thanks for posting it. Cathy On Fri, Mar 9, 2012 at 6:13 PM, Michael DeLaurentis michael...@comcast.netwrote:

Re: [peirce-l] Deacon's incompleteness and Peirce's infinity

2012-03-13 Thread Catherine Legg
Very rich post, Gary (F), thank you! I've recently been alerted to the importance of Deacon by Gary (R) and he is now 'on my list'. On the interesting issue of Deacon's 'Absence' which you raise in the last paragraph, I wonder whether the Absent is absent from Being or just the actual world. If

Re: [peirce-l] Proemial: On The Origin Of Experience

2012-03-06 Thread Catherine Legg
-- Dr. Steven Ericsson-Zenith Institute for Advanced Science Engineering http://iase.info On Mar 5, 2012, at 7:52 PM, Catherine Legg wrote: Hi Steven, I'm afraid I must join my voice to those who feel they would not pick up the book based on your blurb

Re: [peirce-l] Categorical Aspects of Abduction, Deduction, Induction

2012-03-05 Thread Catherine Legg
@LISTSERV.IUPUI.EDU] On Behalf Of Catherine Legg Sent: Sunday, March 04, 2012 6:03 PM To: PEIRCE-L@LISTSERV.IUPUI.EDU Subject: Re: [peirce-l] Categorical Aspects of Abduction, Deduction, Induction Phyllis I also want to say how nice it is to have you back on the list! The research

[peirce-l] Varieties of Analytic Pragmatism

2012-03-05 Thread Catherine Legg
Read a paper the other day which I really enjoyed and wanted to share the reference here: *Danielle Macbeth, Varieties of Analytic Pragmatism, Philosophia 40 (1):27-39.* *http://philpapers.org/rec/MACVOA* Basically Macbeth dissects the version of pragmatism put forward by Robert Brandom in his

Re: [peirce-l] Categorical Aspects of Abduction, Deduction, Induction

2012-03-04 Thread Catherine Legg
Phyllis I also want to say how nice it is to have you back on the list! The research into the three types of problem-solving which you outline below is fascinating. Would you like to say a little more about how you derived these results - you seem to have experimented with live human subjects,

Re: [peirce-l] A Question about Metaphysics and Logic

2012-03-04 Thread Catherine Legg
Dear Jason, I've published a paper which distinguishes between 'universals' as discussed in contemporary Australian metaphysics (most particularly in the work of D.M. Armstrong), and 'generals' as discussed by Peirce. Here is the abstract: This paper contrasts the scholastic realists of David

Re: [peirce-l] Mathematical terminology, was, review of Moore's Peirce edition

2012-03-02 Thread Catherine Legg
that correction of my categorial assignments. As Peirce notes near the end of the Additament to the Neglected Argument, hypothetic abstraction concerns itself with that which necessarily would be *if* certain conditions were established (EP2:450). Best, Gary On 2/21/12, Catherine Legg cl

Re: [peirce-l] Philosophia Mathematica articles of interest

2012-02-14 Thread Catherine Legg
of PEIRCE-L; in particular: Catherine Legg, The Hardness of the Iconic Must: Can Peirce's Existential Graphs Assist Modal Epistemology?, pp. 1-24 Philip Catton Clemency Montelle, To Diagram, to Demonstrate: To Do, To See, and to Judge in Greek Geometry, pp. 25-27 [the title alone of this one puts

Re: [peirce-l] Call for papers: Special Issue of the Transactions: Joseph Ransdell and His Legacy

2012-02-07 Thread Catherine Legg
- Original Message - *From:* Catherine Legg *To:* PEIRCE-L@LISTSERV.IUPUI.EDU *Sent:* Tuesday, February 07, 2012 12:19 AM *Subject:* [peirce-l] Call for papers: Special Issue of the Transactions: Joseph Ransdell and His Legacy Dear Peirceans, Hello again! I don’t know whether this list

[peirce-l] FW: SLOW READ: THE RELEVANCE OF PEIRCEAN SEMIOTIC TO COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE AUGMENTATION

2012-02-06 Thread Catherine Legg
to this list. Stand by... Yours, Cathy Catherine Legg Senior Lecturer, Philosophy Programme University of Waikato Private Bag 3105 3240, Hamilton, New Zealand http://waikato.academia.edu/CathyLegg -Original Message- From: C S Peirce discussion list [mailto:PEIRCE-L@LISTSERV.IUPUI.EDU