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Medieval philosophy : a beginner's guide

Author: Sharon M Kaye
Publisher: Oxford : Oneworld, 2008.
Series: Oneworld beginners' guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this whistle-stop tour of medieval philosophy, Sharon M. Kaye show the remarkable breadth of thought that defined the period and reveals the debt it owes to Aristotle and Plato. With new translations of numerous key extracts and including helpful textboxes detailing the leading thinkers, Kaye directly introduces the reader to the central arguments and explores the criticisms raised against them. This is a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Einführung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon M Kaye
ISBN: 9781851685783 1851685782
OCLC Number: 179813827
Description: viii, 195 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: 1. The ancient legacy --
2. Ontological proof of God --
3. Evil --
4. Eternity --
5. Cosmological proof of God --
6. Teleological proof of God --
7. Universals --
8. Ethics.
Series Title: Oneworld beginners' guides.
Responsibility: Sharon M. Kaye.

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In this fast-paced, enlightening guide, Sharon M. Kaye takes us on a whistle-stop tour of medieval philosophy, revealing its astounding legacy to the discipline today.  Read more...

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