# Category Archives: Peirce’s Categories

## Peirce’s 1870 “Logic of Relatives” • Comment 3

In passing to more complex combinations of relative terms and the extensional relations they denote, as we began to do in Comments 10.6 and 10.7, I used words like composite and composition along with the usual composition sign to describe … Continue reading

## Peirce’s 1870 “Logic of Relatives” • Discussion 5

Re: Conceptual Graphs • Peiyuan Zhu PZ: I’m studying imprecise probabilities which initially works as an extension in Boole’s Laws of Thoughts.  It seems like Boole was solving a set of algebraic equations for probabilities where some of the probabilities … Continue reading

## Peirce’s 1870 “Logic of Relatives” • Discussion 4

Re: Peirce’s 1870 “Logic of Relatives” • Proto-Graphical Syntax Re: FB | Ancient Logic • Henning Engebretsen HE: What’s your point, it’s obviously too graphical, but perhaps you are driving at something else.  Explain? Dear Henning, My aim here is … Continue reading

## Peirce’s 1870 “Logic of Relatives” • Discussion 3

All other sciences without exception depend upon the principles of mathematics;  and mathematics borrows nothing from them but hints. C.S. Peirce • “Logic of Number” A principal intention of this essay is to separate what are known as algebras of … Continue reading

## C.S. Peirce and Category Theory • 8

Re: Category Theory • Henry Story Re: Laws of Form • Lyle Anderson LA: As I am trying to get “frame sync” on this discussion, as the satellite communications people say, I am taking clues from the introduction to the … Continue reading

## C.S. Peirce and Category Theory • 7

Re: Category Theory • Henry Story HS: I’d be very interested in the comments of people who know about Peirce on the two chapters in the book Diagrammatic Immanence I linked to above on “3. Peirce” and “4. Diagrams of Variation : … Continue reading

## C.S. Peirce and Category Theory • 6

Re: Category Theory • Henry Story HS: I’d love it of course if all of Peirce’s graphs could be mapped to CT.  That would help me integrate that work a lot faster.  Or alternatively, if one could work out exactly … Continue reading

## C.S. Peirce and Category Theory • 5

Re: C.S. Peirce and Category Theory • 2 Re: Category Theory • Henry Story • Avi Craimer • Henry Story Dear Avi, Henry, Diagrams are a mixed bag, a complex and polymorphic species, in Peircean semiotics.  All diagrams in common use, … Continue reading

## C.S. Peirce and Category Theory • 4

Re: C.S. Peirce and Category Theory • 3 Re: Category Theory • Kyle Rivelli Dear Kyle, My Inquiry Into Inquiry blog has a Survey page where I collect blog and wiki resources on all the longer-running topics I write and … Continue reading

## C.S. Peirce and Category Theory • 3

Re: Category Theory • Kyle Rivelli KR: I really enjoyed the Diagrammatic Immanence book. Gangle has another book that goes into more depth with Peirce: Gianluca Caterina and Rocco Gangle (2016), Iconicity and Abduction. Thanks, Kyle, I’ve been looking at … Continue reading