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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from my perception of Socrates and my perception of Plato; the latter is also
derived from my perception of Socrates and Plato, but in a more complex way. I
can abstract Socrates' rationality and his animality from his concrete individuality
There is not merely a form "man," which is individualized as Plato, Socrates, and
Aristotle by being embedded in different bits of matter. There is a form "Platoneity"
(which is the form of Plato and the knowable aspect of Plato); there is a form ...
For instance, in the sentence, "Man is an animal," the sign "man" stands for
certain existent things — Plato, Socrates, Aristotle; in the sentence, "'Man' is a
three-letter word," it stands for itself. In the second sentence something is being
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