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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What made Augustine, Aquinas, and the other medieval thinkers so
fundamentally alike was this outlook they shared. What distinguishes the modern
mind so sharply from the medieval mind is that modern men have largely lost that
The Medieval mind William Thomas Jones. of the Earl of Sacramento, to whom
he owes allegiance. Yet in New York he is an independent agent, owing
allegiance only to the President. To add still another element of complexity,
suppose that ...
the medieval mind was capable of making. The result was the rapid overthrow of
the medieval scheme. One great reason for the age's failure to respond to the
need for flexibility was the existence of the Church with its ideal of orthodoxy.
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