Charles Peirce

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United States philosopher and logician

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But it is surely of no small significance that the American welfare state, such as it is, is more the product of principled pragmatists sensitive to their roles as "political" women and men applying proximate solutions to insoluble problems in the spirits of a native common sense tradition and of a philosophical movement best represented by Charles Sanders Pierce, William James, John Dewey, Louis Brandeis, Roscoe Pound and Oliver W.
Seeing Cranmers' communion rite as sacred drama, Julia Houston has noted its iconic aspect, and Ricoeur, after Charles Sanders Pierce and Paul Henle, has argued for an iconic aspect of metaphor, of which virtually visible words are an expression.