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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With us, of course, the span of this inclusive present is not great, but it gives us an
inkling of what the span of God's infinite mind must be. God holds in one present
all the past and all the future in the way in which I hold "disobedience," which is ...
z The fact is, of course, that Augustine himself had for many years missed the
point of the play-within-a-play. "I did not grasp my Lord Jesus, [did] not grasp the
humble one; nor did I know what lesson that infirmity of His would teach us." Are
And by their kindly moving, by the which they labour to move against the
firmament, some of them fulfil their course in shorter time, and some in longer
time. And that is for their courses are some more and some less. For Saturn
abideth in every ...
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