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Charles Sanders Peirce
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Charles Sanders Peirce
Born September 10, 1839 in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Died Aprile 19, 1914 (aged 74) in Milford, Pennsylvanie
Naitionality American
Fields Logic, Mathematics,
Stateestics,[1][2] Filosofie,
Metrology,[3] Chemistry,
Experimental psychology[4]
Economics,[5] Lingueestics,[6]
History o science
Releegious stance Episcopal (unconventional)[7]

Charles Sanders Peirce (/ˈpɜːrs/,[8] like "purse", September 10, 1839 – Aprile 19, 1914) wis an American filosofer, logician, mathematician, an scientist who is sometimes kent as "the faither o pragmatism".

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  1. Hacking, Ian (1990), "A Universe of Chance", The Taming of Chance, pp. 200–215, Cambridge U. Pr.
  2. Stigler, Stephen M. (1978). "Mathematical statistics in the early States". Annals of Statistics. 6: 239–265 [248]. doi:10.1214/aos/1176344123. JSTOR 2958876. MR 0483118. 
  3. Crease, Robert P (2009). "Charles Sanders Peirce and the first absolute measurement standard: In his brilliant but troubled life, Peirce was a pioneer in both metrology and philosophy". Physics Today. 62 (12): 39–44. doi:10.1063/1.3273015. 
  4. Cadwallader, Thomas C. (1974). "Charles S. Peirce (1839-1914): The first American experimental psychologist". Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences. 10 (3): 291. doi:10.1002/1520-6696(197407)10:3<291::AID-JHBS2300100304>3.0.CO;2-N. 
  5. Wible, James R. (2008), "The Economic Mind of Charles Sanders Peirce", Contemporary Pragmatism, v. 5, n. 2, December, pp. 39-67
  6. Nöth, Winfried (2000), "Charles Sanders Peirce, Pathfinder in Linguistics", Digital Encyclopedia of Charles S. Peirce.
  7. Joseph Brent (1998). Charles Sanders Peirce: A Life (2 ed.). Indiana University Press. p. 18. ISBN 9780253211613. Peirce had strong, though unorthodox, religious convictions. Although he was a communicant in the Episcopal church for most of his life, he expressed contempt for the theologies, metaphysics, and practices of established religions. 
  8. "Peirce", in the case of C.S. Peirce, always rhymes with the English-language word "terse" and so, in most dialects, is pronounced exactly like the English-language word "Aboot this soond purse ". See "Note on the Pronunciation of 'Peirce'", Peirce Project Newsletter, v. 1, nos. 3/4, Dec. 1994.