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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But mystical experiences, however real and vivid they may be to the person who
experiences them, are hardly a very ... Suppose, for instance, that the experience
of red were taken as fundamental and all-important and that a whole philosophy
Now what do these psychological facts about our experience of time have to do
with eternity? The relation is simple. Even our finite minds can hold real pasts
and real futures together in a true present. With us, of course, the span of this ...
That is, to put the analogy aside, there is a contrast between any experience of
God (whether mine or God's own) and God Himself, complete, unitary, undivided.
Now to return to the analogy and to summarize John's position in its language; ...
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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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Great look at Western Philosophy Read full review