Philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance Philosophy

  • The Concept of Contraction in Giordano Bruno's Philosophy book cover

    The Concept of Contraction in Giordano Bruno's Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Leo Catana

    Through the concept of contraction, Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) endeavoured to explain the relationship of God to his Creation in a way that conformed with his pantheistic view of nature as well as his heterodox view of man’s relationship to God. The concept of contraction is twofold. In the…

    Hardback – 2005-09-28
    Routledge

  • Ockham on Concepts book cover

    Ockham on Concepts

    1st Edition

    By Claude Panaccio

    William of Ockham (c.1287-1347) is known to be one of the major figures of the late Middle Ages. The scope and significance of his doctrine of human thought, however, has been a controversial issue among scholars in the last decade, and this book presents a full discussion of recent developments.…

    Hardback – 2004-12-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Medieval Philosophy

  • Themes in Neoplatonic and Aristotelian Logic: Order, Negation and Abstraction book cover

    Themes in Neoplatonic and Aristotelian Logic

    Order, Negation and Abstraction, 1st Edition

    By John N. Martin

    Were the most serious philosophers of the millennium 200 A.D. to 1200 A.D. just confused mystics? This book shows otherwise. John Martin rehabilitates Neoplatonism, founded by Plotinus and brought into Christianity by St. Augustine. The Neoplatonists devise ranking predicates like good,…

    Hardback – 2004-11-25
    Routledge

  • Medieval Modal Systems: Problems and Concepts book cover

    Medieval Modal Systems

    Problems and Concepts, 1st Edition

    By Paul Thom

    This book explores noteworthy approaches to modal syllogistic adopted by medieval logicians including Abélard, Albert the Great, Avicenna, Averröes, Jean Buridan, Richard Campsall, Robert Kilwardby, and William of Ockham. The book situates these approaches in relation to Aristotle's discussion in…

    Hardback – 2003-12-23
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Medieval Philosophy

  • Duns Scotus on Divine Love: Texts and Commentary on Goodness and Freedom, God and Humans book cover

    Duns Scotus on Divine Love

    Texts and Commentary on Goodness and Freedom, God and Humans, 1st Edition

    By A. Vos, H. Veldhuis, N.W. den Bok

    Edited by E. Dekker

    The medieval philosopher and theologian John Duns Scotus (1266-1308) was one of the great thinkers of Western intellectual culture, exerting a considerable influence over many centuries. He had a genius for original and subtle philosophical analysis, with the motive behind his philosophical…

    Hardback – 2003-09-08
    Routledge

  • Aquinas book cover

    Aquinas

    1st Edition

    By Eleonore Stump

    Few philosophers or theologians exerted as much influence on the shape of medieval thought as Thomas Aquinas. He ranks amongst the most famous of the Western philosophers and was responsible for almost single-handedly bringing the philosophy of Aristotle into harmony with Christianity. He was also…

    Hardback – 2003-03-20
    Routledge
    Arguments of the Philosophers

  • Giordano Bruno: Philosopher of the Renaissance book cover

    Giordano Bruno: Philosopher of the Renaissance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hilary Gatti

    Giordano Bruno was burnt at the stake in Rome in 1600, accused of heresy by the Inquisition. His life took him from Italy to Northern Europe and England, and finally to Venice, where he was arrested. His six dialogues in Italian, which today are considered a turning point towards the philosophy…

    Hardback – 2002-12-23
    Routledge

  • Philosophy in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: Conversations with Aristotle book cover

    Philosophy in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries

    Conversations with Aristotle, 1st Edition

    By Constance Blackwell, Sachiko Kusukawa

    This volume offers an important re-evaluation of early modern philosophy. It takes issue with the received notion of a ’revolution’ in philosophical thought in the 17th-century, making the case for treating the 16th and 17th centuries together. Taking up Charles Schmitt’s formulation of the many ’…

    Hardback – 1999-12-28
    Routledge

  • Routledge History of Philosophy Volume II: Aristotle to Augustine book cover

    Routledge History of Philosophy Volume II

    Aristotle to Augustine, 1st Edition

    By David Furley

    The final volume to be published in the acclaimed Routledge History of Philosophy series provides an authoritative and comprehensive survey and analysis of the key areas of late Greek and early Christian Philosophy.…

    Hardback – 1999-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge History of Philosophy

  • Studies in Plato and the Platonic Tradition: Essays Presented to John Whittaker book cover

    Studies in Plato and the Platonic Tradition

    Essays Presented to John Whittaker, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Joyal

    This book, which honours the career of a distinguished scholar, contains essays dealing with important problems in Plato, the Platonic tradition, and the texts and transmission of Plato and later Platonic writers. It ranges from the discussion of issues in individual Platonic dialogues to the…

    Hardback – 1997-12-11
    Routledge

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