Studies on early modern Aristotelianism / by Paul Richard Blum.

In Studies on Early Modern Aristotelianism Paul Richard Blum shows that Aristotle’s thought remained the touchstone of modern philosophy; for it was the philosophy taught at universities. The concept of philosophy at Jesuit schools forms the first part of this book. Their impact on the sciences and...

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Superior document:History of science and medicine library, v. 30
Year of Publication:2012
Series:History of science and medicine library. Scientific and learned cultures and their institutions ; v. 7.
History of science and medicine library ; v. 30.
Physical Description:1 online resource (389 p.)
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  • Chapter Twelve Rodrigo de Arriaga on Immortality as a Response to Platonism.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preliminary Material
  • Chapter One Philosophers’ Philosophy and School Philosophy
  • Chapter Two Apostolato dei Collegi: On the Integration of Humanism in the Educational Program of the Jesuits
  • Chapter Three Philosophy at Early Modern Universities
  • Chapter Four Péter Pázmány: The Cardinal’s Philosophy
  • Chapter Five Philosophy in Hungarian: Pál Bertalanffi SJ, Bernard Sartori OFM, and the Scholastic Philosophy of the Eighteenth Century
  • Chapter Six Jesuits between Religion and Science
  • Chapter Seven Principles and Powers: How to Interpret Renaissance Philosophy of Nature Philosophically?
  • Chapter Eight The Jesuits and the Janus-Faced History of Natural Sciences
  • Chapter Nine Benedictus Pererius: Renaissance Culture at the Origins of Jesuit Science
  • Chapter Ten “Ubi natura facit circulos in essendo, nos facimus in cognoscendo.” The Demonstrative Regressus and the Beginning of Modern Science in Catholic Scholastics
  • Chapter Eleven Aristotelianism More Geometrico: Honoré Fabri
  • Chapter Twelve Rodrigo de Arriaga on Immortality as a Response to Platonism
  • Chapter Thirteen Bartolomeo Mastri: From Metaphysics to Natural Theology
  • Chapter Fourteen Natural Theology and Philosophy of Religion in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries: Théophile Raynaud, Luis de Molina, Joseph Falck, Sigismund von Storchenau
  • Chapter Fifteen God and Individuals: The Porphyrian Tree in Seventeenth/Eighteenth-Century Philosophy
  • Chapter Sixteen Siger and Saint Thomas in the Paradiso
  • Chapter Seventeen Cultivating Talents and Social Responsibility: Aims and Means of Early Jesuit Education
  • References
  • Index.