Press "Enter" to skip to content

Category: Medieval Thought

The Pocket Aquinas

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.50 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Plato followed Socrates in concentrating on man. The main branches of ethics are meta-ethics, normative ethics, and applied ethics. Souls already existing in some secret place are sent by God to animate and rule the bodies of individuals who are born. According to Aquinas, when natural objects move towards their end, this reveals a natural design that could not have come about through chance, but requires intelligence. Hobbes attended Magdalen Hall from 1603, and took his B.

Continue reading The Pocket Aquinas

Comments closed

Concepts. The Treatises of Thomas of Cleves and Paul of

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.91 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

After the 15th cent. the reputation of medieval philosophy declined. Le Commentaire du Livre 4, chap. 9 et 10 des Ishârât par Ibn Tufayl et Nasîr al-Dîn al-Tûsî,” in Views on the Philosophy of Ibn Sînâ & Mullâ Sadrâ Shîrâzî, pp. 81-84. Dutton; 63-86 The Semantic Principles Underlying St. The doctrine of creation ex nihilo is one that Christian philosophers must comprehend in light of a unified conception of God’s intellect and will, and the possibility of an end to God’s will.

Continue reading Concepts. The Treatises of Thomas of Cleves and Paul of

Comments closed

Triune God

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.65 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

God is the source of all truth...... the laws of human societies should be framed in accordance with divine eternal law... on this earth stands the church.... 13 ... rather than strict conformity to natural law....... Victor (c. 1123–73), who succeeded Hugh as master of the school. It therefore follows, for him, that the Jewish state is not a value in itself. Das kann man so verstehen, daß die sichtbare Wirklichkeit nichts anderes ist als die Visualisierung des Gedankens, und der erfaßt sie nicht sondern stellt sie her.

Continue reading Triune God

Comments closed

Henry of Ghent and the Transformation of Scholastic Thought:

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.34 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

It argues that the doctrine of the transcendentals is essential for understanding medieval philosophy. The first step is simply to find out just what one's own philosophy is. The Christianization of Aristotle was accomplished in the 13th and 14th Centuries by the Scholasticists. 3. Stoicism found expression in humanistic admiration for the writings of Seneca and especially Cicero. formal definition was later seen in the Christian Stoicism of Justus Lipsius. 5. C., the Middle Stoics strongly influenced the increasingly powerful Roman Republic.

Continue reading Henry of Ghent and the Transformation of Scholastic Thought:

Comments closed

Franciscan Studies, 1982

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.77 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Their most important writings were in the areas of metaphysics and philosophy of law. One possible tree-chart might look like this. Influenced by the Islamic philosopher al-Kindī and various Neoplatonic writings, he composed Kitābal-Hudūd (Sefer ha-Gevulim; "Book of Definitions"), Kitāb al-Jawāhir ("Book of Substances"), Sefer ha-Ru'ah ve-ha-Nefesh ("Book on Spirit and Soul"), Sha'ar ha-Yesodot ("Chapter on the Elements"), and Kitāb al-Ustuquṣṣāt ("Book on the Elements").

Continue reading Franciscan Studies, 1982

Comments closed

The Contribution of Louis VIII to the advancement of

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.28 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The history of medieval philosophy is traditionally divided into three main periods: the period in the Latin West following the Early Middle Ages until the twelfth century, when the works of Aristotle and Plato were preserved and cultivated; the Islamic period from the seventh to the twelfth century, consisting of translating the ancient philosophers, commenting upon, clarifying, interpreting and developing their work; and the 'golden age' of the twelfth, thirteenth and fourteenth centuries in the Latin West, which witnessed the culmination of the recovery of ancient philosophy, and significant developments in the field of Philosophy of religion, Logic and Metaphysics.

Continue reading The Contribution of Louis VIII to the advancement of

Comments closed

A History of Mediaeval Jewish Philosophy

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.73 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Notwithstanding his egalitarian vision, Buber's language to describe relational self was carried out in androcentric terms: the "interhuman" was "between man and man" and the "I" in the I-Thou relations was always "a man who needs the other in order to be himself." Post-structuralism came to predominate from the 1970s onwards, including thinkers such as Michel Foucault, Jacques Derrida, Gilles Deleuze and even Roland Barthes; it incorporated a critique of structuralism's limitations.

Continue reading A History of Mediaeval Jewish Philosophy

Comments closed

Peter of Spain, Questiones super libro De Animalibus

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.60 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Contrary to Maimonides, for whom inclusion in the "world-to-come" was predicated solely on attainment of intellectual perfection, Almosnino posited the perfection of the will as a condition of religious perfection. Heck, Paul L., “Doubts and Religious Community (Milla) in al-Fârâbî and the Brethern of Purity,” in In the Age of al-Fârâbî, pp. 195-213. C.), whose On the Nature of Things is generally agreed to be the greatest didactic poem in any language. After Einstein, major philosophical figures such as Michel Foucault (1926-1984), Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) and Richard Rorty (1931-2007) built on these developments to define the essential boundaries and issues of postmodernism.

Continue reading Peter of Spain, Questiones super libro De Animalibus

Comments closed

Metal Art Production in Medieval Bulgaria: Jewelry

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.08 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Nearly all of the medieval thinkers—Jewish, Christian, and Muslim—were pre-occupied with some version of the attempt to synthesis philosophy with religion. The number of philosophers has exploded, the volume of publication has swelled, and the subfields of serious philosophical investigation have multiplied. Further, as long as the premises are true, the conclusion follows with absolute necessity, with no exception whatsoever. The site will not in general attempt to provide links to digital reproductions of older books.

Continue reading Metal Art Production in Medieval Bulgaria: Jewelry

Comments closed

The Guide of the Perplexed

Format: Hardcover

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.94 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Forcada, Miquel, « Ibn Bâjja on Tasawwur and Tasdîq : Science and psychology, » Arabic Sciences and Philosophy, 24.1 (2014) : 103-26. -------, « Ibn Bâjja’s Discourse on Cosmology (Kalâm fî l-hay’a) and the «Revolt » against Ptolemy, » Zeitschrift für Geschichte der arabisch-islamischen Wissenschaften, 20-21 (2012-2014) : 63-167 [ed. pp. 151-56]. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014, x-517 pp., 9780521193610 [anonymous text in Mss. The main sources were the Bible, the Fathers of the Church, the textbooks of Canon and Civil Law, and the works of Aristotle, especially the Politics. the Bible and the Fathers.

Continue reading The Guide of the Perplexed

Comments closed