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Peirce’s 1870 “Logic Of Relatives” • Sets as Sums

Peirce’s way of representing sets as logical sums may seem archaic, but it’s quite often used in mathematics and remains the tool of choice in many branches of algebra, combinatorics, computing, and statistics to this day. Peirce applied this genre … Continue reading

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