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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We can know that God is and that He is His own essence, but we cannot know
what that essence is. GOD IS PERFECT It follows from the fact that God is His
own essence that He is completely actual. Since there is nothing outside God on
Now God by His essence is the cause of being in other things. Since therefore He
knows His own essence most fully, we must conclude that He knows other things
also. . . . Moreover. Whoever knows a thing perfectly, knows whatever can be ...
There is, after all, a difference between infinite and finite being in respect to the
relation between essence and existence. Though it is true that, in both, essence
and existence are indissolubly joined, they can be thought of separately in the ...
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Indeholder "Preface ", "Introduction ", "1. Pre-Socratic Philosophy", " God and Nature in Homer", " God and Nature in Hesiod", " Thales", " Anaximander", " Anaximenes", " Heraclitus", " Xenophanes ... Read full review
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The Mysticism of Paul
God the Creator
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