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Cambridge History of Medieval Philosophy

ISBN-10: 0521866723

ISBN-13: 9780521866729

Edition: 2009

Authors: Robert Pasnau, Christina van Dyke

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List price: $380.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/17/2009
Binding: Box or Slipcased 
Pages: 1242
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 3.00" tall
Weight: 5.346
Language: English

Introduction
Fundamentals
Origins in Baghdad
The emergence of medieval Latin philosophy
Byzantium
The rise of the universities
Monks and friars
Platonism
Augustinianism
Censorship
Modernity
Logic and Language
The development of logic in the twelfth century
Terminist logic
Nominalist semantics
Inferences
Sophismata
Grammar
Natural Philosophy
Natural philosophy in earlier Latin thought
Creation and causation
The influence of Arabic Aristotelianism on scholastic natural philosophy: projectile motion, the place of the universe, and elemental composition
Change, time, and place
The nature of change
Soul and Knowledge
Soul and body
The soul's faculties
The nature of intellect
Perception
Mental representation
Science and certainty
Divine illumination
Skepticism
Will and Desire
Freedom and determinism
Intellectualism and voluntarism
Emotion
Weakness and grace
Ethics
Happiness
Identity and moral agency
The inclination for justice
Virtue theory
Action and intention
The care of souls and 'practical ethics'
Political Philosophy
Religious authority and the state
Individual autonomy
Law and nature
Poverty
Just war
Metaphysics
The subject of the Aristotelian science of metaphysics
Essence and existence
Form and matter
Realism
Nominalism in the later Middle
Accidents and modes
Theology
Philosophy and theology
Faith and reason
Mysticism
Arguments for God's existence
Describing God
Providence Hester
The problem of evil
Appendices
Doctrinal Creeds
The Nicene Creed
Creeds in Islam
Maimonides's Thirteen Principles of Faith
Medieval translations
Greek Aristotelian works translated into Latin
Greek philosophical works translated into Latin
Greek philosophical works translated into Arabic
Arabic philosophical works translated into
Latin philosophical works translated into Greek
Ancient philosophical works and commentaries translated into Hebrew
Biographies
Bibliography of primary sources
Bibliography of secondary sources
Index nominun
Index rerum