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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For in this case a good will would be the cause of sin; a most absurd supposition.
On the other hand, if this hypothetical thing has a bad will, I wish to know what
made it so; and that we may not go on for ever, I ask at once, what made the first ...
Thus Thomas' proofs have a causal form: The changes that we observe occurring
can only have God for their cause. The existence of God can be proved in five
ways. The first and more manifest way is the argument from motion. It is certain ...
What causes it to choose or not to choose? One may be tempted to answer that it
is the will that chooses to choose to control the passions. But what causes it to
choose to choose to control them? Obviously, it is the will that chooses to choose
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