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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Accordingly, the remainder of this chapter will examine Augustine's conception of
God and his attempt to fuse together Greek metaphysics and Christian piety. The
next chapter will treat, first, Augustine's conception of human nature and the ...
This conviction of Augustine's followed logically from his conception of the
omnipotence of the divine nature. With Augustine it did not issue in scientific
achievement for the reasons already examined — he was not really interested in
LIMITATIONS OF THOMAS' METHOD Thomas' conception of the method of
physics was naturally determined by his conception of the physical world as a
hierarchy of individual substances seeking God. In order to understand the
behavior of ...
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The Mysticism of Paul
God the Creator
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