• Philosophy
  • Published 2010

La teoría del signo en la Logique de Port Royal

  title={La teor{\'i}a del signo en la Logique de Port Royal},
  author={Javier Pamparacuatro Mart{\'i}n},
In the present paper we will examine the semiology in a French 17th century work: Antoine Arnauld and Pierre Nicole’s La logique ou l’art de penser (1662-1683). In this book a developed theory of sign is proposed for the first time. The present article analyzes the definition, structure, characteristics and classification of signs in Arnauld and Nicole’s theory. We will show that the Port-Royal approach is motivated by a theological controversy: the defence against the Calvinists of the… CONTINUE READING