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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Again, we must observe that . . . the animal needs to seek or to avoid certain
things, not only because they are pleasing or otherwise to the senses, but also
because of other advantages and uses, or disadvantages; just as the sheep runs
The real is something beyond sense that comes to men as a gift, through
illumination, rather than something that, because it is of sense, men find in sense.
It is easy today to understand, and to sympathize with, William's desire to work
out a ...
To be distinguished from secondary qualities, which are held to be products of
the interaction between our sense organs and the primary qualities of bodies.
Rationalism: (1) As contrasted with empiricism (see definition), rationalism means
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The Mysticism of Paul
God the Creator
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