Abductive inference within a pragmatic framework

Daniele Chiffi, Ahti Veikko Pietarinen

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Abstract

This paper presents an enrichment of the Gabbay–Woods schema of Peirce’s 1903 logical form of abduction with illocutionary acts, drawing from logic for pragmatics and its resources to model justified assertions. It analyses the enriched schema and puts it into the perspective of Peirce’s logic and philosophy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2507–2523
Number of pages17
JournalSynthese
Volume197
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020

Keywords

  • Abduction
  • Gabbay–Woods schema
  • Illocutionary acts
  • Logic for pragmatics
  • Peirce

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