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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This is why Jesus felt that pride was such a grievous sin — to be proud was to be
self-centered when one ought to be God-centered. Thus the fact that Jesus
concentrated his attention on God meant that his ethics had a completely different
THE MESSIAHSHIP OF JESUS So far discussion has centered on Jesus'
conception of God and of the relation in which men ought to stand to Him. But
what did Jesus conceive to be his own relation to God? It is easy to say that he
Why, then, did Jesus deliberately choose to die? This is one of the many puzzles
Jesus' disciples had to face after his death. The solution they worked out was
largely determined by their understanding of his Messiahship, just as their ...
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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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