The 2008 Aquinas Lecture, Aristotle's Divine Intellect, was delivered on Sunday, February 24, 2008, by Myles F. Burnyeat, Emeritus Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford University, and Honorary Fellow of Robinson College, Cambridge University.
About the Author
Prof. Burnyeat has been a prolific scholar, having published two books, The Theaetetus of Plato (with its 240 page introduction) and A Map of Metaphysics Zeta. He has edited or co-edited eight books, including Doubt and Dogmatism, Science and Speculation, and The Skeptical Tradition. His breadth of research interests can be grasped from the titles of a few of his publications, many of which have been translated into other languages: "Aristotle on Understanding Knowledge." "Idealism and Greek Philosophy: What Descartes Saw and Berkeley Missed," "Did the Ancient Greeks Have the Concept of Human Rights?," "Culture and Society in Plato's Republic," "Aquinas on 'Spiritual Change' in Perception," "Platonism in the Bible: Numenius of Apamea on Exodus and Eternity," "Examples in Epistemology: Socrates, Theaetetus and G.E. Moore," "The Past in the Present: Plato as Educator of Nineteenth-Century Britain."