• The Dream of Reason: A History of Philosophy from the Greeks

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    The form of the work can be subject to an aesthetic as much as the content. Le philosophe et la cité selon Averroès, d’après al-Fârâbî et Ibn Bâjja (Avempace),” in Medieval Paradigm, vol. Mousavian, Seyed N., « Did Suhrawardi Believe in Innate Ideas as A Priori Concepts ? Other research includes consideration of the themes of being, understanding, and freedom, as well as interdisciplinary topics engaging the relation between philosophy and literature.
  • The Book of Doctrines and Beliefs (Hackett Classics)

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    He wrote on ethics and on metaphysics, on psychology and on economics, on theology and on politics, on rhetoric and on aesthetics... This seems to be a “double obligation” theory of morality: some things are Suárez follows Aristotle in holding that human beings are naturally social. The final goal is the love of God, which Baḥya defines as the soul's turning to God so that it may cleave to His upper light. The philosophy of Kant sets forth, in the first place, the formal aspect of the task, but it has the abstract absoluteness of reason in self-consciousness as its sole result, and, in one respect, it carried with it a certain character of shallowness and want of vigour, in which an attitude of criticism and negativity is retained, and which, as far as any positive element is concerned, adheres to the facts of consciousness and to mere conjecture, while it renounces thought and returns to feeling.
  • Confessions (Hackett Classics)

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    Ancora sul rapporto tra filosofia araba ed eredità greca,“ Quaestio, 12 (2012): 569-88. He became a teacher of stoic philosophy in Rome until about 90 A. Koetschet, Pauline, « Les maladies de l’âme comme lieu de rencontre entre médecine et philosophie dans les textes arabes médiévaux (IXe-XIe siècle), » Revue de Synthèse, 134.4 (2013) : 421-44 [al-Balkhî, al-Râzî, al-Kindî & Avicenna]. A heretic (i.e., someone who has been baptised as a Catholic but has since rejected orthodox Catholic doctrine) can rightly be compelled to return to the Church, but a Jew or unbeliever who has never been a Catholic should not be converted by force (Summa, 2–2, q. 10, a. 8 ).
  • The Logic of Essentialism: An Interpretation of Aristotle's

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    At the same time, the works that have been lost in the West after the fall of Rome found their way back to Europe through Muslim conquests and later the Crusades. Philosophy itself became focused on the individual. But Carvaka, unlike Logic, goes beyond advocating knowledge based on natural experience by ridiculing what it sees as superstition, including the belief in rebirth widespread among all of the major Indian schools of thought.
  • Wille, Würfel und Wahrscheinlichkeit (Paradeigmata)

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    However, don't go off into irrelevant areas or offer information that is not needed to answer the question; don't pad. Law has added medieval studies to his scholarly interests, and has shared his passion for the middle ages with generations of students. De Smet, Daniel, „La Doxographie du Pseudo-Ammonius dans ses rapports avec le néoplatonisme ismaélien,“ in De l’Antiquité tardive, pp. 491-518. --------, « La providence selon le «Livre de la réprimande de l’âme » attribué à Hermès Trismégiste.
  • Medievalia et Humanistica, Studies in Medieval and

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    A typical Socratic dialogue," points out Donald Palmer (49), has three parts: "(1) A problem is posed (e.g., the problem of what virtue is, or justice, or truth, or beauty); Socrates becomes excited and enthusiastic to find someone who claims to know something. "(2) Socrates fiinds "minor flaws" in his companion's definition and slowly begins to unravel it, forcing his partner to admit his ignorance. "(3) An agreement is reached by the two admittedly ignorant men to pursue the truth seriously.
  • Descartes Savant

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    He gave an essential contribution to the development of logic (especially the theory of syllogism), rhetoric, biology, and – among others – formulated the theories of substance and virtue ethics. Daccache, Salim, « De quelques aspects fondamentaux du fiqh chez al-Mâturîdî et l’école mâturîdite, » Mélanges de l’Université Saint-Joseph, 64 (2012): 227-38 [in Arabic with text ed.]. Averroes (1126-1198 CE) was a Muslim polymath, a master of Aristotelian philosophy, Islamic philosophy, Islamic theology, Maliki law and jurisprudence, logic, psychology, politics, Arabic music theory, and the sciences of medicine, astronomy, geography, mathematics, physics and celestial mechanics.
  • Humanistica Lovaniensia: Journal of Neo-Latin Studies

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    The Cambridge Companion to Classical Islamic Theology, ed. by Tim Winter. Thus, he attempted to solve the problem of how a perfect and all-powerful God could have created a world filled with so much suffering and evil. Beauty, for Thomas, is not a subjective response or an intellectual concept; beauty in existent things is objectively or actually perceived through a cognitive process of seeing or hearing. Some things that are true of God are beyond all the competence of human reason, such as that God is three and one.
  • Christian Readings of Aristotle from the Middle Ages to the

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    During these years, the ethnicity of Rome and Greece marking the classical period was revived. It was created at the moment in which it was united with the body: creando infunditur, et infundendo creatur is the Scholastic phrase. Anyone interested in medieval philosophy is welcome to join. What effect does it have on fundamental attitude? 5. El-Rayes, Waseem M., “The Book of Allusions: A New Translation of the Title to Ibn Khaldûn’s Kitâb al-‘Ibar,” Religious Studies and Theology, 32.2 (2013): 163-84.
  • Robert Grosseteste: On the Six Days of Creation: A

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    In fact only God is being; the finite changing world standing over against Him, is becoming. They felt he was having negative affects on the youth of the city of Athens. How should it be understood for the purpose of this inquiry? Caught in the clash between cultural conservatism and innovation, we find a peculiar character: Socrates, the pivotal figure in Greek philosophy and the wisest among Greeks at his time according to the oracle of Delphi.