Exploring Topics in the History and Philosophy of Logic

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The human being is in a state of misery because of a diseased condition brought on by original sin, for which the chief punishment is death. Maintained -- the co-eternity of the created world, the numerical identity of the intellect in all men, the so-called two-fold truth stating that a proposition may be philosophically true although theologically false. a. He abandoned the rationalism of Mutazilites and became their most vehement and severe critic....................

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On this interpretation, Spinoza's advice is similar to that of the French essayist Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592), who, in Essays wrote that humans should adopt the attitude of the simple, nonphilosophical person and not "have death constantly before our eyes" because "nature teaches [him] not to think of death except when he actually dies" (Zeitlin 1936, p. 208) , e.g. http://rockyridgeorganicfarms.com/books/les-auctoritates-aristotelis-un-florilege-medieval-etude-historique-et-edition-critique. In the medieval Islamic world, an elementary school was known as a maktab, which dates back to at least the 10th century. Like madrasahs (which referred to higher education), a maktab was often attached to a mosque http://femtalent.cat/library/the-mystic-ark-hugh-of-saint-victor-art-and-thought-in-the-twelfth-century. He is inclined to widen rather than narrow the range of attainable knowledge................... In many of his writings he asserts that mere reason can come to know the immortality and the creation of the soul...... in others he asserts the direct opposite....... and demands that the supernatural and miraculous be limited as far as possible even in matters of faith... .......... and for this reason he insists on demonstrative proofs in philosophy and theology.... 1) How is simplicity applied to God? ..................................................................... http://borisbeja.eu/lib/history-of-european-morals-from-augustus-to-charlemagne-volume-two. Thus Augustine is able to construct a Christianised version of the Roman theory of the just war.[ 19 ] On warfare see Contra Faustum XXII.74–80, letters to Boniface ( Letter 189 .4), Marcellinus ( Letter 138, chapter II), and Augustine [2001] http://femtalent.cat/library/philosophy-and-civilization-in-the-middle-ages. Overwhelmed by the awesome sacredness of the divine Word (kalam) and the Prophetic Way, the first generation of Muslim scholars dedicated themselves wholly to the fixing of the sacred canon, commenting upon it and drawing the legal or moral corollaries implicit in it , source: http://femtalent.cat/library/the-utopia-of-sir-thomas-more.

Augustine understands the virtues to possess a kind of measure that is without either excess or defect. as he often calls it. this realization is a form of the Golden Rule in its negative version ‘Do not do to others what you would not have others do to you’. in the early de beata viat. and man in the concrete has a supernatural vocation: he regarded the NeoPlatonists as discerning something of that which was revealed by Christ. to acquiesce in one’s place in the hierarchy of beings http://femtalent.cat/library/ibn-gabirol-jewish-thinkers. Because objects in nature are regular and not haphazard, they are all subject to a scientific explanation. ontology. Nearly synonymous with metaphysics, the term refers to a deductive way of understanding. phenomenology http://www.manonthemoon.es/?freebooks/the-didascalicon-of-hugh-of-st-victor-a-medieval-guide-to-the-arts. Giles, who had attacked the radical doctrines of the Averroists and felt he was being strictly orthodox, defended himself and refused to recant [NOTE]. The case seems to have been suspended after Giles left Paris of his own accord but in 1285 Pope Honorius IV asked the university to reconsider, even though there is no record of Giles actually making an appeal, and he was rehabilitated [NOTE] , source: http://femtalent.cat/library/exploring-topics-in-the-history-and-philosophy-of-logic-philosophische-analyse-philosophical.
John Rush, and others might easily be viewed as built on the foundation of these ancients--or perhaps it was a matter of the same principles being independently realized, two thousand years apart. After Commodus and a succession of other incompetent emperors, Christianity replaced philosophy, the Empire crumbled, and for a thousand years Greek thought was largely forgotten , source: http://femtalent.cat/library/the-legend-of-the-middle-ages-philosophical-explorations-of-medieval-christianity-judaism-and. Although best known for his views about universals and his dramatic love affair with Heloise, he made a number of important contributions in metaphysics, logic, philosophy of language, mind and cognition, philosophical theology, ethics, and literature , e.g. http://femtalent.cat/library/the-evolution-of-medieval-thought. D’Avenia (Milano 1998). – Lombard, The Sentences 1–4, trans. by Giulio Silano (Toronto 2007–2010) [Sententiae 3, dist. xxv-xxxvi]. – London, A. J., “Moral Knowledge and the Acquisition of Virtue in Aristotle’s ‘Nicomachean’ and ‘Eudemian Ethics’”, in: The Review of Metaphysics 54 (2001), 553-583. – Mele, A. R., “Choice and Virtue in the Nicomachean Ethics”, in: Journal of Historical Philosophy 19 (1981), 405-423. – Natali, C., “Aspasio e la definizione della virtù morale in Aristotele”, in: En torno a Aristoteles, ed. by A ref.: http://femtalent.cat/library/a-history-of-philosophy-in-epitome. How is Ockham's understanding of an act's rectitude related to his emphasis on the will? This unit tries to give the account of the beginning of medieval scholastic thinking as it concretely established from the Augustinean philosophy onwards. Neoplatonism has the basic foundation for the medieval thought http://femtalent.cat/library/the-mediaeval-mind-a-history-of-the-development-of-thought-and-emotion-in-the-middle-ages-volume-1. As ruler, the reasoning aspect of the soul emerges as authoritarian and controlling, the "husband" and "father" who as lord of the household must keep the wife and children in line, namely Eve and her daughters, the passions. According to Philo not only is the pursuit of wisdom the exclusive domain of men, reason itself is masculine in contrast to the feminine aspects of humanity, sensation and desire , cited: http://femtalent.cat/library/dictionary-of-scholastic-philosophy.
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