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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YAHWEH Although in historic times the Jews were monotheists who called their
god Yahweh, surviving traces in the Old Testament show that this monotheism
evolved from sources in which there appeared fetish, tabu, totem, and other ...
As regards the first question, the disciples decided that the time was not yet ripe,
that the Jews were too wicked and that their refusal to accept Jesus' teaching and
his crucifixion were signs of this. Accordingly, since the disciples wanted to ...
But Louis' ideals of charity and humility did not apply to Jews. Apparently, he held
that it was no sin to mistreat them: He told me that there was once a great
disputation between clergy and Jews at the monastery of Cluny. And there was at
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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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