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Peirce’s 1870 “Logic Of Relatives” • Selection 9

We continue with §3. Application of the Algebraic Signs to Logic. The Signs for Multiplication (cont.) It is obvious that multiplication into a multiplicand indicated by a comma is commutative,1 that is, This multiplication is effectively the same as that … Continue reading

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Peirce’s 1870 “Logic Of Relatives” • Comment 8.6

The foregoing has hopefully filled in enough background that we can begin to make sense of the more mysterious parts of CP 3.73. The Signs for Multiplication (cont.) Thus far, we have considered the multiplication of relative terms only. Since our … Continue reading

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