Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-7 of 7 items

  • Keywords: synechism x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Charles Sanders Peirce

M. Gail Hamner

in American Pragmatism: A Religious Genealogy

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195155471
eISBN:
9780199834266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195155475.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Charles Sanders Peirce was an American pragmatist whose notions of, and about community, inform not only his reformulation of ‘science’ and ontology but also the complex theory of continuity ... More


Peirce's Philosophical Perspectives

Vincent G. Potter

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823216154
eISBN:
9780823284832
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823216154.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This book focuses primarily on Charles Sanders Peirce's realism, pragmatism, and theism, with attention to his tychism and synechism. It is a collection of the author's essays on Peirce. The essays ... More


Synechism & Law

Vincent G. Potter

in Charles S. Peirce: On Norms and Ideals

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823217090
eISBN:
9780823284733
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823217090.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter examines the role of synechism in Charles S. Pierce's pragmatism. Pierce frequently remarked that his pragmaticism was intimately related to synechism or the doctrine of continuity. ... More


Ontology and Imagination: Peirce on Necessity and Agency

John Kaag

in Thinking Through the Imagination: Aesthetics in Human Cognition

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823254934
eISBN:
9780823261031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254934.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

In this chapter, Kaag outlines the metaphysical implications of his analysis of the imagination. If the imagination is continuous with nature (both in the sense of evolution and embodied mind) then ... More


Peircean Modal (and Moral?) Realism(s): Remarks on the Normative Methodology of Pragmatist Metaphysics

Sami Pihlström

in The Normative Thought of Charles S. Peirce

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823242443
eISBN:
9780823250769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823242443.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter compares Charles S. Peirce's metaphysics of the modalities—or rather, a “Peircean” approach to this metaphysical issue that can be derived from his defense of synechism and scholastic ... More


Introduction: What is the Nested Continua Model?

Gary Slater

in C. S. Peirce and the Nested Continua Model of Religious Interpretation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198753230
eISBN:
9780191814846
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753230.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Theology

This introduction introduces the nested continua model and the philosophical and logical resources that guide its use. The resources stem overwhelmingly from the American pragmatist (and ... More


Nested Continua in Context

Gary Slater

in C. S. Peirce and the Nested Continua Model of Religious Interpretation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198753230
eISBN:
9780191814846
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753230.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Theology

This chapter identifies and examines those areas of Peirce’s thought that most inform the nested continua model. The first of these are the Existential Graphs, whose demonstrations of iconic logic ... More


View: