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Peter Abailard

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Alexander Nairne
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  • Date Published: October 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107437814

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  • Originally published in 1932, this book presents a comprehensive study regarding the life and works of Peter Abelard. The text reflects the renewed interest in medieval thought at the time of publication, incorporating ideas from a broad variety of perspectives. A preface is included by the renowned theologian and biblical scholar Alexander Nairne. Detailed notes, appendices and a bibliography are also contained. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in logic, medieval philosophy and theology.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: October 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107437814
    • length: 302 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 17 mm
    • weight: 0.39kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface Alexander Nairne
    Author's note
    1. Abailard's career to the Council of Sens
    2. Faith and reason
    3. His use of pre-Christian writers
    4. The sic et non
    5. Abailard's logical theories
    6. Abailard's doctrine of God and of creation
    7. The trinity and the person of Christ
    8. His ethical theories, and the doctrine of the atonement
    9. The Council of Sens and after
    Appendix 1. The chronology of Abailard's writings
    Appendix 2. The Aristotelian translations known to Abailard
    Short bibliography

  • Author

    J. G. Sikes

    Preface by

    Alexander Nairne


    Alexander Nairne

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