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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According to Occam, there are three possibilities: But what, in the soul, is this
thing which is a sign? It must be said that with regard to this there are various
opinions. For some say that it is nothing but a certain fiction produced by the soul.
Christian Averroists could maintain their position was to go even further than
Duns and Occam in separating theology and ... The importance of these views in
the history of philosophy is that, like Occam's views, they helped rn yyiilari^
Nominalism: and Duns, 310; medieval, 189; and Occam, 321, 323 Occam. See
William of Occam. Occam's Razor, 322, 323, 324 Odo of Tournai, 187, 188 n.
Ontological argument: St. Anselm on, 203-06; Duns on, 314 n.; and Hegel, 206;
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