A History of Western Philosophy: The Medieval mind
A HISTORY OF WESTERN PHILOSOPHY examines the nature of philosophical enterprise and philosophy's role in Western culture. Jones and Fogelin weave key passages from classic philosophy works into their comments and criticisms, giving A HISTORY OF WESTERN PHILOSOPHY the combined advantages of a source book and textbook. The text concentrates on major figures in each historical period, combining exposition with direct quotations from the philosophers themselves. The text places philosophers in appropriate cultural context and shows how their theories reflect the concerns of their times.
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This certainly did not make for a happy relationship, and Abelard offended still
further by setting up a rival school and attracting all William's pupils. William was
the first, but not the most formidable, enemy Abelard made in this way. While he ...
Because he wanted to communicate it and to convince others of its truth and
importance, and because he wanted to demolish Abelard, Bernard resorted to
the use of discussion and argument. The difficulty of avoiding all rational
discussion is, ...
The difference between this exhaustive method and the partial method of
Abelard's Sic et Non is an index of the advances made in logic and
argumentation in the century between Abelard and Thomas. It was easy for the
early Scholastics to ...
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