Medieval Philosophy (PHIL 715)
Instructor: Marilyn Adams. This seminar meets on Thursdays from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. in New East 102.
A survey of medieval Latin philosophy from Augustine to Ockham. Topics: arguments about the existence and nature of God, faith and reason, the problem of evil, the immortality of the soul and the resurrection of the body, the nature of freedom, sin and its remedies, predestination and foreknowledge. Authors: Augustine, Anselm, Abelard, Bonaventure, Aquinas, Scotus, Ockham, and Julian of Norwich.
This course meets the PH requirement (Pre-Modern History.)
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