How Peircean was the “‘Fregean’ Revolution” in Logic?


I. Anellis


The work in logic of Charles Peirce is surveyed in light of the characteristics enumerated by historian of logic J. van Heijenoort as defining the original innovations in logic of Frege and which together are said to be the basis of what has come to be called the “Fregean revolution” in logic and which are said to constitute the elements of Frege’s Begriffsschrift of 1879 as the “founding” document of modern logic.






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