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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It seems unfair that Adam, who might just as well have been created with fewer
deficiencies, should be blamed for what, given his nature, was bound to happen.
It seems unfair, supposing ourselves all equally damned, that some few of us ...
And again, "it is evident that . . . according as a man is affected by a passion,
something seems to him fitting, which does not seem so when he is not so
affected; and thus that seems good to a man when angered, which does not
seem good ...
It seems reasonable that the heavy body is moved more swiftly by the same
amount that it is nearer to its natural place. This is because, if place is the moving
cause, then it can move that body more strongly when the body is nearer to it, for
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The Mysticism of Paul
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