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[Photo]: Cornelis de Waal

Cornelis de Waal

Campus Address: CA 333C
Phone: 317-274-2171
Email: cdwaal@iupui.edu


Professor of Philosophy;
Editor-in-Chief, Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society


B.A., Erasmus University Rotterdam, 1984
M.A., Erasmus University Rotterdam, 1988 (Economics)
M.A., Erasmus University Rotterdam, 1989 (Philosophy)
Ph.D., University of Miami, 1997 (Philosophy)

Academic Interests

Charles S. Peirce, pragmatism, philosophy of science, metaphysics


Frequently taught courses: American Philosophy (P458/558), Introduction to Philosophy (P110), Logic (P162), Philosophy of Text (P383/P600), Pragmatism (P514), Twentieth-century Philosophy (P316), Topics in Contemporary Philosophy (P536).


Authored Books
Peirce: A Guide for the Perplexed. London: Bloomsbury, 2013. (Translated into Korean as Peoseu Chualhakeui Eehae, Seoul: Hankuk University Press, 2016.
On Pragmatism. Belmont: Wadsworth, 2005. (Translated into Portuguese as Sobre pragmatism. São Paulo: Edições Loyola, 2007.)
On Mead. Belmont: Wadsworth, 2002.
On Peirce. Belmont: Wadsworth, 2001. (Translated into Chinese as Pi Er Shi. Beijing: Zhong Hua Book Co., 2003; and in Bulgarian as За Пърс. Sofia: New Bulgarian University Press, 2015.)

Peirce Edition Project
Writings of Charles S. Peirce: A Chronological Edition, Volume 9: 1892–1893. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, forthcoming (Associate Editor).
Writings of Charles S. Peirce: A Chronological Edition, Volume 8: 1890–1892. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010 (Associate Editor).
Writings of Charles S. Peirce: A Chronological Edition, Volume 6: 1886–1890. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2000 (Assistant Editor).

Edited Volumes
The Illustrations of the Logic of Science by Charles S. Peirce, Chicago: The Open Court, 2014.
The Normative Thought of Charles S. Peirce. New York: Fordham University Press, 2012 (with Krzysztof Skowroński).
Susan Haack: A Lady of Distinctions. Amherst: Prometheus, 2007.
American New Realism 1910–1920. 3 vols. Bristol: Thoemmes Press, 2001.

in Acta Philosophica, Cybernetics and Human Knowing, Journal of the History of Ideas, Semiotica, Cognitio, Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, Philosophy Now, The Locke Newsletter.


Advisory Board, Pragmatism Cybrary;
Advisory Board, Nederlandse Stichting voor Wijsgerig Pragmatisme.

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