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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The accounts in the Acts of this momentous occasion are full of picturesque detail
, but Paul's own version is extraordinarily ... There have been countless attempts
to explain Paul's vision.1 Pious Christians have attributed it to the direct ...
Though Paul repeatedly affirmed faith as the means to mystic identification with
Christ, he also emphasized the ... Whatever these ceremonies may have meant
to other first-generation Christians,5 to Paul, influenced as he was by the Eastern
Eventually this conflict over salvation by faith or by works, first adumbrated by
Paul, became a fundamental issue on which, at the time of the Reformation in the
sixteenth century, Catholic Christendom splintered. Another point in Paul's ...
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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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