Science and theology in the fourteenth century: The subalternate sciences in oxford commentaries on the sentences
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Synthese 83 (2):273 - 292 (1990)
Both Pierre Duhem and his successors emphasized that medieval scholastics created a science of mechanics by bringing both observation and mathematical techniques to bear on natural effects. Recent research into medieval and early modern science has suggested that Aristotle's subalternate sciences also were used in this program, although the degree to which the theory of subalternation had been modified is still not entirely clear. This paper focuses on the English tradition of subalternation between 1310 and 1350, and concludes with a discussion of the theory advanced by Thomas Claxton early in the fifteenth century.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
Joachim D'Souza (1973). William of Alnwick and the Problem of Faith and Reason: Excerptum E Dissertatione Ad Lauream. [S.N.].
Pierre Duhem (1987). An Account of the Scientific Titles and Works of Pierre Duhem. Science in Context 1 (2).
Girard J. Etzkorn (1987). Codex Merton 284: Evidence of Ockham's Early Influence in Oxford. In Anne Hudson & Michael Wilks (eds.), From Ockham to Wyclif. Published for the Ecclesiastical History Society by B. Blackwell. 31--42.
L. A. Kennedy (1986). Robert Graystanes Commentary on the Sentences. Recherches de Theologie Et Philosophie Medievales 53:185-189.
Steven J. Livesey (1987). On Pierre Duhem. Science in Context 1 (2).
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Henrik Lagerlund (2004). John Buridan and the Problems of Dualism in the Early Fourteenth Century. Journal of the History of Philosophy 42 (4):369-387.
Roger Ariew (1990). Christopher Clavius and the Classification of Sciences. Synthese 83 (2):293 - 300.
John Inglis (2011). Mediaeval Commentaries on the Sentences of Peter Lombard (Review). Journal of the History of Philosophy 49 (1):119-120.
Risto Saarinen (1994). Weakness of the Will in Medieval Thought: From Augustine to Buridan. E.J. Brill.
István Pieter Bejczy (ed.) (2008). Virtue Ethics in the Middle Ages: Commentaries on Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, 1200 -1500. Brill.
Maarten J. F. M. Hoenen (2003). Virtus Sermonis and the Trinity: Marsilius of Inghen and the Semantics of Late Fourteenth-Century Theology. Medieval Philosophy and Theology 10 (02):157-171.
Jan Pinborg (1979). The English Contribution to Logic Before Ockham. Synthese 40 (1):19 - 42.
E. P. Bos (2007). Richard Billingham's Speculum Puerorum, Some Medieval Commentaries and Aristotle. Vivarium 45 (s 2-3):360-373.
M. V. Dougherty (2003). On the Alleged Subalternate Character of Sacra Doctrina in Aquinas. Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 77:101-110.
Yorick Wilks (1990). Christopher Clavius and the Classification of Sciences. Synthese 83 (2):293-300.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads13 ( #127,403 of 1,102,039 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #91,864 of 1,102,039 )
How can I increase my downloads?