Central Works of Philosophy 1: Ancient and Medieval (v. 1) pdf epub fb2

Central Works of Philosophy 1: Ancient and Medieval (v. 1) by John Shand pdf epub fb2

Central Works of Philosophy 1: Ancient and Medieval (v. 1) Author: John Shand
Title: Central Works of Philosophy 1: Ancient and Medieval (v. 1)
ISBN: 1844650138
ISBN13: 978-1844650132
Other Formats: mobi lit doc mbr
Pages: 278 pages
Publisher: Acumen Publishing (December 31, 2005)
Language: English
Category: History
Size PDF version: 1733 kb
Size EPUB version: 1662 kb
Subcategory: World




This collection of essays showcases the most important and influential philosophical works of the ancient and medieval period, roughly from 600 BC to AD 1600. Each chapter takes a particular work of philosophy and discusses its proponent, its content and central arguments. These are: Plato's Republic ; Aristotle' Nichomachean Ethics ; Lucretius' On the Nature of the Universe ; Sextus Emperiicus' Outlines of Pyrrhonism ; Plotinus' The Enneads ; Augustine's City of God ; Anselm's Proslogion ; Aquinas' Summa Theologia ; Duns Scotus' Ordinatio ; William of Ockham's Summa Logicae .