Roger Bacon and the Sciences: Commemorative Essays

Roger Bacon and the Sciences: Commemorative Essays

by Hackett
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004100156

ISBN-13: 9789004100152

Pub. Date: 10/01/1997

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

A major updating of scholarship on the philosophy and thought of Roger Bacon. In particular, it treats his philosophy of language, science and mathematics, moral philosophy, medicine, physics and metaphysics, and his history and sociology of religion.

Overview

A major updating of scholarship on the philosophy and thought of Roger Bacon. In particular, it treats his philosophy of language, science and mathematics, moral philosophy, medicine, physics and metaphysics, and his history and sociology of religion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004100152
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/1997
Series:
Studien und Texte zur Geistesgeschichte des Mittelalters Series, #57
Pages:
439
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.64(h) x 1.34(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction

1. Roger Bacon: His Life, Career and Works Jeremiah Hackett
2. Roger Bacon's Attitude Toward the Latin Translations and Translators of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries Richard Lemay
3. Roger Bacon on the Classification of th eSciences Jeremiah Hackett
4. Roger Bacon and Grammar Irene Rosier-Catach
5. Roger Bacon et la logique Alain De Libera
6. Roger Baconon Rhetoric and Petics Jeremiah Hackett
7. Roger Bacon's knowledge of Mathematics George Molland
8. Roger Bacon on Astronomy-Astrology: The Sources of the Scientia Experimentalis Jeremiah Hackett
9. Roger Bacon on geography and cartography David Wood and Herbert M. Howe
10. Roger Bacon on Music Nancy van Dreusden
11. Roger Bacon on Ligt, Vision, and the Universal Emanation of Force David C. Lindberg
12. Roger Bacon on Scientia Experimentalis Jeremiah Hackett
13. An Overview of Roger Bacon's Alchemy William R. Newman
14. Roger Bacon and MEdicine: The Paradox of the Forbidden Fruit and the Secrets of Long Life Faye Getz
15. Roger Bacon and the Secret of Secrets Steven J. Williams
16. Roger Bacon bibliography (1985-1995) Thomas S. Maloney
17. Epilogue: Roger Bacon's Moral Science Jeremiah Hackett

Indices
List of Authors

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