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The logic of the Trinity : Augustine to Ockham

Author: Paul Thom
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2011.
Series: Medieval philosophy.
Edition/Format:   eBook : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This book recounts the remarkable history of efforts by significant medieval thinkers to accommodate the ontology of the Trinity within the framework of Aristotelian logic and ontology. These efforts were remarkable because they pushed creatively beyond the boundaries of existing thought while trying to strike a balance between the Church's traditional teachings and theoretical rigor in a context of institutional  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Thom
ISBN: 9780823240746 0823240746
OCLC Number: 802057329
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 236 pages).
Contents: Background --
Augustine --
Boethius --
Abelard --
Gilbert of Poitiers --
Peter Lombard --
Bonaventure --
Albert --
Aquinas --
Scotus --
Ockham.
Series Title: Medieval philosophy.
Responsibility: Paul Thom.

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Recounts the remarkable history of efforts by significant medieval thinkers to accommodate the ontology of the Trinity within the framework of Aristotelian logic and ontology  Read more...

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Provides a ground-breaking account of the logic of the Trinity in ten important late-antique and medieval theologians: Augustine, Boethius, Abelard, Gilbert of Poiters, Peter Lombard, Bonaventure, Read more...

 
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