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Title Medieval supposition theory revisited : studies in memory of L.M. de Rijk / edited by E.P. Bos in collaboration with H.A.G. Braakhuis, W. Duba, C.H. Kneepkens and C. Schabel
Published Leiden : Brill, 2013
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Contents Preface; Introduction; Early Supposition Theory in General; Semantics and Ontology An Assessment of Medieval Terminism; Early Supposition Theory II; Arabic Philosophy; Avicenna's Theory of Supposition; XIIth Century; Supposition Theory and Porretan Theology: Summa Zwettlensis and Dialogus Ratii et Everardi; XIIIth Century; Supposition and the Fallacy of Figure of Speech in the Abstractiones; The Role of Discrete Terms in the Theory of the Properties of Terms; Suppositum between Logic and Metaphysics Simon of Faversham and his Contemporaries (1270-1290); XIVth Century
Scotus on SuppositionSupposition and Predication in Medieval Trinitarian Logic; Richard Brinkley on Supposition; Semantic and Ontological Aspects of Wyclif's Theory of Supposition; Thomas Aquinas and Some Italian Dominicans (Francis of Prato, Georgius Rovegnatinus and Girolamo Savonarola) on Signification and Supposition; The Role of 'Denotatur' in Ockham's Theory of Supposition; Ockham and Buridan on Simple Supposition; Descent and Ascent from Ockham to Domingo de Soto: An Answer to Paul Spade; When the Inference 'p is true, therefore p' Fails: John Buridan on the Evaluation of Propositions
XV-XVI-XVIIth CenturiesLogic in Salamanca in the Fifteenth Century The Tractatus Suppositionum Terminorum by Master Franquera; The Hermeneutical Rehabilitation of Supposition Theory in Seventeenth-Century Protestant Logic; Logic: Medieval and Modern; A Quantified Temporal Logic for Ampliation and Restriction; The Expressive Power of Medieval Logic; Indexes
Summary In Medieval Supposition Theory Revisited papers are presented which, on the basis of L.M. de Rijk's monumental Logica modernorum (1962-1967, 3 vols.), sketch the development of medieval theories on meaning and reference from the beginnings well into the 17th century. The book also presents studies of these theories from a modern point of view
Notes Includes index
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Subject Rijk, L. M. de, 1924-2012.
Rijk, L. M. de, 1924-2012. Logica modernorum
Fallacies (Logic)
Logic, Medieval.
Form Electronic book
Author Bos, Egbert P., 1947-
ISBN 1306028108 (MyiLibrary)
9004260234 (electronic bk.)
9781306028103 (MyiLibrary)
9789004260238 (electronic bk.)