Peirce's Scientific Metaphysics
The Philosophy of Chance, Law, and Evolution
Author(s): Andrew Reynolds
Peirce's Scientific Metaphysics is the first book devoted to understanding Charles Sanders Peirce's (1839-1914) metaphysics from the perspective of the scientific questions that motivated his thinking. While offering a detailed account of the scientific ideas and theories essential for understanding Peirce's metaphysical system, this book is written in a manner accessible to the non-specialist.
Biography of Author(s)Andrew Reynolds is assistant professor in the department of philosophy and religious studies at the University College of Cape Breton, Sydney, Nova Scotia.
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