# Category Archives: Automated Research Tools

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien HR: I guess, that a difference between Peirce’s relation theory, and his semiotics and category theory, is, that the first is about all triadic … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien HR: Example:  The triadic function with the three sets not being classes of any kind, at least not of the special kind (whatever that … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien HR: A simple triadic or n-adic relation, I think, belongs to secondness, and has only two modes:  the quality, e.g. function or caprice (intension), … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien HR:  I am not so sure, if thirdness is about any triadic relation. It may be more a matter of exegetic strategy than anything … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien I confess I have never found going on about Firstness Secondness Thirdness all that useful in any practical situation. Firstness means you have a … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien The difference between the two definitions of a -place relation in the previous post is sometimes described as decontextualized versus contextualized or, in computer … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien Looking back over many previous discussions, I think one of the main things keeping people from being on the same page, or even being … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • HR • JAS • HR I think it would be a good idea to continue reviewing basic concepts and get better acquainted with the relational context … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien Given that sign relations are special cases of triadic relations, we can get significant insight into the structures of both cases by examining a … Continue reading

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Questions Concerning Certain Faculties Claimed For Signs Re: Peirce List (1) (2) (3) • Helmut Raulien One thing I always say at these junctures is that people really ought to take Peirce’s advice and study his logic of relative terms … Continue reading