This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Charles Sanders Peirce

Philosopher, Mathematician (10-Sep-1839 — 19-Apr-1914)


Douglas R. Anderson. Strands of System: The Philosophy of Charles Peirce. Purdue University Press. 1995. 204pp.

Douglas R. Anderson. Creativity and the Philosophy of C. S. Peirce. Martinus Nijhoff. 1987. 177pp.

Joseph Brent. Charles Sanders Peirce: A Life. Indiana University Press. 1998. 412pp. 2nd Edition.

Jacqueline Brunning; Paul Forster (editors). The Rule of Reason: The Philosophy of Charles Sanders Peirce. University of Toronto Press. 1997. 316pp.

Justus Buchler. Charles Peirce's Empiricism. Harcourt, Brace and Company. 1939. 275pp.

Phyllis Chiasson. Peirce's Pragmatism: The Design for Thinking. Rodopi. 2001. 243pp.

Vincent M. Colapietro (editor). Peirce's Philosophical Perspectives. Fordham University Press. 1996. 212pp.

Vincent M. Colapietro; Thomas M. Olshewsky (editors). Peirce's Doctrine of Signs: Theory, Applications, and Connections. Mouton de Gruyter. 1996. 463pp. Conference papers, Peirce Sesquicentennial Congress, Harvard, 1989.

Vincent M. Colapietro. Peirce's Approach to the Self: A Semiotic Perspective on Human Subjectivity. SUNY Press. 1989. 141pp.

Guy Debrock; Menno Hulswit (editors). Living Doubt: Essays Concerning the Epistemology of Charles Sanders Peirce. Kluwer Academic Publishers. 1994. 323pp.

Carolyn Eisele. Studies in the Scientific and Mathematical Philosophy of Charles S. Peirce: Essays. Mouton. 1979. 386pp.

Anne Freadman. The Machinery of Talk: Charles Peirce and the Sign Hypothesis. Stanford University Press. 2004. 310pp.

Eugene Freeman. The Relevance of Charles Peirce. Open Court Publishing. 1999. 412pp.

W. B. Gallie. Peirce and Pragmatism. Penguin Books. 1952. 247pp.

Carl R. Hausman. Charles S. Peirce's Evolutionary Philosophy. Cambridge University Press. 1997. 250pp.

Christopher Hookway. Truth, Rationality, and Pragmatism: Themes from Peirce. Oxford University Press. 2002. 328pp.

Nathan Houser; Don D. Roberts; James Van Evra (editors). Studies in the Logic of Charles Sanders Peirce. Indiana University Press. 1997. 653pp.

Kenneth Laine Ketner (editor). Peirce and Contemporary Thought: Philosophical Inquiries. Fordham University Press. 1994. 444pp.

Kenneth Laine Ketner (editor). His Glassy Essence: An Autobiography of Charles Sanders Peirce. Vanderbilt University Press. 1998. 416pp.

Roberta Kevelson. Charles S. Peirce's Method of Methods. John Benjamins Publishing Company. 1987. 180pp.

James Jakób Liszka. A General Introduction to the Semeiotic of Charles Sanders Peirce. Indiana University Press. 1996. 151pp.

Floyd Merrell. Peirce, Signs, and Meaning. University of Toronto Press. 1997. 384pp.

Cheryl J. Misak (editor). The Cambridge Companion to Peirce. Cambridge University Press. 2004. 362pp.

Cheryl J. Misak. Truth and the End of Inquiry: A Peircean Account of Truth. Oxford University Press. 2004. 210pp.

Murray G. Murphey. The Development of Peirce's Philosophy. Hackett Publishing. 1993. 432pp.

Peter Ochs. Peirce, Pragmatism, and the Logic of Scripture. Cambridge University Press. 1998. 361pp.

Kelly A. Parker. The Continuity of Peirce's Thought. Vanderbilt University Press. 1998. 268pp.

David A. Pharies. Charles S. Peirce and the Linguistic Sign. John Benjamins Publishing Company. 1985. 118pp.

Vincent G. Potter. Charles S. Peirce on Norms & Ideals. University of Massachusetts Press. 1967. 229pp.

Don D. Roberts. Existential Graphs of Charles S. Peirce. Mouton. 1973. 168pp.

William L. Rosensohn. The Phenomenology of Charles S. Peirce: From the Doctrine of Categories to Phaneroscopy. John Benjamins Publishing Company. 1974. 109pp.

John K. Sheriff. Charles Peirce's Guess at the Riddle: Grounds for Human Significance. Indiana University Press. 1994. 100pp.

Peter Skagestad. The Road of Inquiry: Charles Peirce's Pragmatic Realism. Columbia University Press. 1981. 261pp.

Kory Spencer Sorrell. Representative Practices: Peirce, Pragmatism, and Feminist Epistemology. Fordham University Press. 2004. 202pp.

C. W. Spinks. Peirce and Triadomania: A Walk in the Semiotic Wilderness. Mouton de Gruyter. 1991. 256pp.

Manley Thompson. The Pragmatic Philosophy of C. S. Peirce. University of Chicago Press. 1973. 318pp.


Below are references indicating presence of this name in another database or other reference material. Most of the sources listed are encyclopedic in nature but might be limited to a specific field, such as musicians or film directors. A lack of listings here does not indicate unimportance -- we are nowhere near finished with this portion of the project -- though if many are shown it does indicate a wide recognition of this individual.

  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Wikipedia [link]

  3. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.390)

  4. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.97)

  5. Webster's American Biographies (p.810)

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (pp.867-69)

  7. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.352)

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2014 Soylent Communications