From Mitchell to Carus: Fourteen Years of Logical Graphs in the Making

Francesco Bellucci, Ahti Veikko Pietarinen

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Abstract

We analyze the steps that took Peirce from his early 1882 proposals to represent logic by graphs to the advent of the full theory of quantification in his 1896 logic of Existential Graphs.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)539-575
Number of pages37
JournalTransactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society
Volume52
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2016
Externally publishedYes

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Philosophy

User-Defined Keywords

  • Charles S. Peirce
  • Entitative graphs
  • Existential graphs
  • Logic of relatives
  • Logical graphs
  • Oscar H. Mitchell
  • Quantification

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