God and Reason in the Middle Ages

God and Reason in the Middle Ages

by Edward Grant
     
 

This book shows how the Age of Reason actually began during the late Middle Ages.See more details below

Overview

This book shows how the Age of Reason actually began during the late Middle Ages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521802796
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/01/2001
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.06(d)
Lexile:
1340L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. The emergence of a transformed Europe in the twelfth century; 2. Reason asserts itself: the challenge to authority in the Early Middle Ages to 1200; 3. Reason takes hold: Aristotle and the Medieval University; 4. Reason in action: logic in the Faculty of Arts; 5. Reason in action: natural philosophy in the Faculty of Arts; 6. Reason in action: theology in the Faculty of Arts; 7. The assault on the Middle Ages; Conclusion: the culture and spirit of 'poking around'.

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