Essays and Reviews

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  1. Inferential Modeling of Percept Formation: Peirce’s Fourth Cotary Proposition,” Peirce on Perception and Reasoning: From Icons to Logic, Kathleen A. Hull and Richard Kenneth Atkins, eds., New York: Routledge (2017b), 25–39.
  2. “Review of J. Caleb Clanton’s Philosophy of Religion in the Classical American Tradition,” Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (2017a).
  3. “Review of Giovanni Maddalena’s The Philosophy of Gesture,” Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 52:4 (2016c), 662–665.
  4. Peirce on Facts and True Propositions,” British Journal for the History of Philosophy, 24:6 (2016b), 1176–1192.
  5. Direct Inspection and Phaneroscopic Analysis,Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 52:1 (2016a), 1–20.
  6. Peirce’s ‘Paradoxical Irradiations’ and James’s The Will to Believe,Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 51:2 (2015b), 173–200.
  7. Peirce’s Critique of Psychological Hedonism,British Journal for the History of Philosophy, 23:2 (2015a), 349–367.
  8. The Forgotten Science: Architectonics and Its Importance,” History of Philosophy Quarterly, 31:4 (2014c), 369–392.
  9. Comparing Ideas,” The Peirce Quote Book, Torkild Thellefsen and Bent Sørensen, eds., Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton (2014b), 624–631.
  10. The Inferences That Never Were: Peirce, Perception, and Bernstein’s The Pragmatic Turn,” Richard J. Bernstein and the Pragmatist Turn in Contemporary Philosophy, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, (2014a), 55–67.
  11. “Review of Mathew A. Foust’s Loyalty to Loyalty and Cornelis de Waal and Krzysztof Piotr Skowonski’s (eds.) The Normative Thought of Charles S. Peirce,” The New England Quarterly, 56:4 (2013c), 719–23.
  12. Toward an Objective Phenomenological Vocabulary: How Seeing a Scarlet Red Is Like Hearing a Trumpet’s Blare,” Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, 12:4 (2013b), 837–58.
  13. Broadening Peirce’s Phaneroscopy: Part Two,” The Pluralist, 8:1 (2013a), 97–114.
  14. A Guess at the Other Riddle: Peirce’s Material Categories,” Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 48:4 (2012b), 530–557.
  15. Broadening Peirce’s Phaneroscopy: Part One,” The Pluralist, 7:2 (2012a), 1–29.
  16. This Proposition Is Not True: C.S. Peirce and the Liar Paradox,” Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 47:4 (2011), 421–444.
  17. Pragmatic Scruples and the Correspondence Theory of Truth,” Dialogue, 49:3 (2010b),
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  18. An ‘Entirely Different Series of Categories’: Peirce’s Material Categories,” Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 46:1 (2010a), 94–110.
  19. The Pleasures of Goodness: Peircean Aesthetics in Light of Kant’s Critique of the Power of Judgment,” Cognitio, 9:1 (2008), 13–25.
  20. Restructuring the Sciences: Peirce’s Categories and His Classifications of the Sciences,” Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 42:4 (2006), 483–500.