Meaning and Inference in Medieval Philosophy: Studies in Memory of Jan Pinborg

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789027725776
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 4/30/1988
  • Series: Synthese Historical Library Series , #32
  • Edition description: 1988
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 400
  • Product dimensions: 1.00 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 6.14 (d)

Table of Contents

On Boethius’s Notion of Being: A Chapter of Boethian Semantics.- Logic in the Early Twelfth Century.- The Distinction Actus Exercitus/Actus Significatus in Medieval Semantics.- Denomination in Peter of Auvergne.- Concrete Accidental Terms: Late Thirteenth-Century Debates About Problems Relating to Such Terms as ‘Album’.- Concrete Accidental Terms and the Fallacy of Figure of Speech.- The Logic of the Categorical: The Medieval Theory of Descent and Ascent.- Tu Scis Hoc Esse Omne Quod Est Hoc: Richard Kilvington and the Logic of Knowledge.- Logic and Trinitarian Theology: De Modo Predicandi ac Sylogizandi in Divinis.- A Seventeenth-Century Physician on God and Atoms: Sebastian Basso.- Index of Persons.
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