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Peirce's Scientific Metaphysics: The Philosophy of Chance, Law, and Evolution (The Vanderbilt Library of American Philosophy) Hardcover – June 3, 2002

ISBN-13: 978-0826513960 ISBN-10: 0826513964 Edition: 1st

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  • Series: The Vanderbilt Library of American Philosophy
  • Hardcover: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Vanderbilt University Press; 1 edition (June 3, 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0826513964
  • ISBN-13: 978-0826513960
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.2 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
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Those grappling with the intricacies of Peirceís philosophy will be much farther ahead after reading Reynoldís book.
--Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences

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Andrew Reynolds is assistant professor in the department of philosophy and religious studies at the University College of Cape Breton, Sydney, Nova Scotia.

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By Jack Curtis on December 9, 2014
Format: Hardcover
This book gives an excellent, & mostly sympathetic, analysis of Peirce's view of things, I think, only complaining that Habituation & the Law of Large Numbers seem mutually exclusive, which complaint only holds, I think, for those who believe the Universe is "closed", which I don't. Not sure what opinion Peirce had on that matter.
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