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 Jesus Movement It is anachronistic, of course, to talk about "Christianity" as
existing dining Jesus' life — or even for many years after his death. What must
now be traced, indeed, is the gradual development of Christianity — a body of ...
... to other communities in the eastern Mediterranean and to Rome itself, where
they sought to convert Gentiles as well as Hellenized Jews. These encounters
naturally brought about further changes in the teachings of the Jesus movement.
The effects of institutionalism are not, of course, confined to Christianity; they
occur whenever an informal movement loses its first spontaneity and settles
down to an organizational existence. But, as will be seen,19 the concept of
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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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