# Tag Archives: Computation

Re: Peter Cameron • Infinity and Foundation We always encounter a multitude of problems whenever we try to rationalize mathematics by reducing it to logic, where logic itself is reduced to a purely deductive style.  A number of thinkers have … Continue reading

## Abduction, Deduction, Induction, Analogy, Inquiry : 24

Re: Peirce List Discussion • Jon Alan Schmidt Peirce’s categories are best viewed as categories of relations.  To a first approximation, firstness, secondness, thirdness are simply what all monadic, dyadic, triadic relations, respectively, have in common.  At a second approximation, … Continue reading

## Abduction, Deduction, Induction, Analogy, Inquiry : 23

Re: Peirce List Discussion • BU • JA • GR • GR • JS These days it takes me a web search to discover what I was thinking and writing the month before.  I went looking for the passage in … Continue reading

## Abduction, Deduction, Induction, Analogy, Inquiry : 22

Re: Peirce List Discussion • J. Rhee • T. Gollier • E. Taborsky All through 1995 I worked on a graduate project in systems engineering at Oakland University developing my ideas about Inquiry Driven Systems.  I wrote a project report … Continue reading

## Abduction, Deduction, Induction, Analogy, Inquiry : 21

Re: Peirce List Discussion • J. Rhee • T. Gollier • E. Taborsky Given a working hypothesis, as abduced in the previous post, the next phase of inquiry uses deductive inference to expand the implied consequences of the abductive hypothesis, … Continue reading

## Abduction, Deduction, Induction, Analogy, Inquiry : 20

Re: Peirce List Discussion • J. Rhee • T. Gollier • E. Taborsky In passing from a sign-relational account to a propositional analysis of Dewey’s story there is an old mathematical trick, analogous to the method of adding fractions by … Continue reading

## Abduction, Deduction, Induction, Analogy, Inquiry : 19

Re: Peirce List Discussion • Tom Gollier At this point in our paper, Sue and I had already introduced the rudiments of sign relations, as far as the common notions and continuities of thought that underpin the semiotic bridge from … Continue reading