TITLE

Peirce's Hypostatic and Factorial Categories

AUTHOR(S)
Greenlee, Douglas
PUB. DATE
January 1968
SOURCE
Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society;Winter1968, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the hypostatic and factorial categorial scheme of C.S. Peirce. Explanation of the fragmentary work of Peirce; Varied accounts of the categorial scheme; Characterization of the categories in terms of modes of being; Preliminary qualification of the categorial scheme.
ACCESSION #
10091266

 

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