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 example, suppose that some individual A is completed by another individual
B. What completes B? Some other individual C. Obviously, therefore, B, taken by
itself, is only the relative fulfillment of A. In the long run, A is completed by the C ...
Every science, as we have seen, studies the way in which individual substances
strive to complete themselves at some particular level of the hierarchy. We call
our study of this striving as it occurs at the human level "psychology." The basic ...
(2) PRINCIPLE OF INDIVIDUATION It is often said, and rightly so, that Duns was
more concerned with the individual than was Thomas. Yet it would never have
entered Duns's head to assume, as many modern philosophers have, that the ...
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