Philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance Philosophy

  • Evagrius and Gregory: Mind, Soul and Body in the 4th Century book cover

    Evagrius and Gregory

    Mind, Soul and Body in the 4th Century, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Corrigan

    Evagrius of Pontus and Gregory of Nyssa have either been overlooked by philosophers and theologians in modern times, or overshadowed by their prominent friend and brother (respectively), Gregory Nazianzus and Basil the Great. Yet they are major figures in the development of Christian thought in…

    Hardback – 2016-03-18
    Routledge
    Studies in Philosophy and Theology in Late Antiquity

  • Philosophy of Religion in the Renaissance book cover

    Philosophy of Religion in the Renaissance

    1st Edition

    By Paul Richard Blum

    The Philosophy of Religion is one result of the Early Modern Reformation movements, as competing theologies purported truth claims which were equal in strength and different in contents. Renaissance thought, from Humanism through philosophy of nature, contributed to the origin of the modern…

    Hardback – 2016-03-18
    Routledge

  • Peter of Spain, Questiones super libro De Animalibus Aristotelis: Critical Edition with Introduction book cover

    Peter of Spain, Questiones super libro De Animalibus Aristotelis

    Critical Edition with Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francisca Navarro Sánchez

    This book presents an edition of the Questiones super libro De Animalibus Aristotelis, a work by one of the greatest philosophers and physicians of the 13th century, Peter of Spain (later Pope John XXI, 1205-1277). He took as the basis for his work the translation from the Arabic made in Toledo…

    Hardback – 2015-11-28
    Routledge
    Medicine in the Medieval Mediterranean

  • Aquinas on Being, Goodness, and God book cover

    Aquinas on Being, Goodness, and God

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Hughes

    Thomas Aquinas is one of the most important figures in the history of philosophy and philosophical theology. Relying on a deep understanding of Aristotle, Aquinas developed a metaphysical framework that is comprehensive, detailed, and flexible. Within that framework, he formulated a range of…

    Hardback – 2015-03-11
    Routledge

  • Renaissance Truths: Humanism, Scholasticism and the Search for the Perfect Language book cover

    Renaissance Truths

    Humanism, Scholasticism and the Search for the Perfect Language, 1st Edition

    By Alan R. Perreiah

    Though they have long been portrayed as arch rivals, Alan Perreiah here argues that humanists and scholastics were in fact working in complementary ways toward some of the same goals. After locating the two traditions within the early modern search for the perfect language, this study re-defines…

    Hardback – 2014-04-03
    Routledge

  • Neo-Aristotelian Perspectives in Metaphysics book cover

    Neo-Aristotelian Perspectives in Metaphysics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel D. Novotný, Lukáš Novák

    This volume re-examines some of the major themes at the intersection of traditional and contemporary metaphysics. The book uses as a point of departure Francisco Suárez’s Metaphysical Disputations published in 1597. Minimalist metaphysics in empiricist/pragmatist clothing have today become…

    Hardback – 2014-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Metaphysics

  • The Philosophy of Gemistos Plethon: Platonism in Late Byzantium, between Hellenism and Orthodoxy book cover

    The Philosophy of Gemistos Plethon

    Platonism in Late Byzantium, between Hellenism and Orthodoxy, 1st Edition

    By Vojt?ch Hladký

    George Gemistos Plethon (c. 1360-1454) was a remarkable and influential thinker, active at the time of transition between the Byzantine Middle Ages and the Italian Renaissance. His works cover literary, historical, scientific, but most notably philosophical issues. Plethon is arguably the most…

    Hardback – 2014-01-09
    Routledge

  • Remembering Boethius: Writing Aristocratic Identity in Late Medieval French and English Literatures book cover

    Remembering Boethius

    Writing Aristocratic Identity in Late Medieval French and English Literatures, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Elliott

    Remembering Boethius explores the rich intersection between the reception of Boethius and the literary construction of aristocratic identity, focusing on a body of late-medieval vernacular literature that draws on the Consolation of Philosophy to represent and reimagine contemporary experiences of…

    Hardback – 2012-11-14
    Routledge

  • The Second-Person Perspective in Aquinas's Ethics: Virtues and Gifts book cover

    The Second-Person Perspective in Aquinas's Ethics

    Virtues and Gifts, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Pinsent

    Thomas Aquinas devoted a substantial proportion of his greatest works to the virtues. Yet, despite the availability of these texts (and centuries of commentary), Aquinas’s virtue ethics remains mysterious, leaving readers with many unanswered questions. In this book, Pinsent argues that the key…

    Hardback – 2011-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Renaissance Theories of Vision book cover

    Renaissance Theories of Vision

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Shannon Hendrix, Charles H. Carman

    How are processes of vision, perception, and sensation conceived in the Renaissance? How are those conceptions made manifest in the arts? The essays in this volume address these and similar questions to establish important theoretical and philosophical bases for artistic production in the…

    Hardback – 2010-11-28
    Routledge

  • Natural Philosophy Epitomised: Books 8-11 of Gregor Reisch's Philosophical pearl (1503) book cover

    Natural Philosophy Epitomised: Books 8-11 of Gregor Reisch's Philosophical pearl (1503)

    1st Edition

    By Sachiko Kusukawa

    Gregor Reisch's The Philosophical pearl (Margarita Philosophica), first published in 1503 and republished 11 times in the sixteenth century, was the first extensive printed text which discussed the disciplines taught at university to achieve widespread dissemination. This distinguishes it from…

    Hardback – 2010-06-28
    Routledge

  • Topics in Latin Philosophy from the 12th–14th centuries: Collected Essays of Sten Ebbesen Volume 2 book cover

    Topics in Latin Philosophy from the 12th–14th centuries

    Collected Essays of Sten Ebbesen Volume 2, 1st Edition

    By Sten Ebbesen

    Sten Ebbesen has contributed many works in the field of ancient and medieval philosophy over decades of dedicated research. His crisp and lucid style and his philosophical penetration of often difficult concepts and issues is both clear and intellectually impressive. Ashgate is proud to present…

    Hardback – 2009-01-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Medieval Philosophy

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