30 found
Order:
Disambiguations:
Robert Bolton [30]Robert Harvey Bolton [1]
See also:
Profile: Male why
  1.  91
    Robert Bolton (1975). Plato's Distinction Between Being and Becoming. Review of Metaphysics 29 (1):66 - 95.
  2. Allan Bäck, Robert Bolton, J. D. G. Evans, Michael Ferejohn, Eugene Garver, Lenn E. Goodman, Edward Halper, Martha Husain, Gareth Matthews & Robin Smith (1999). From Puzzles to Principles?: Essays on Aristotle's Dialectic. Lexington Books.
    Scholars of classical philosophy have long disputed whether Aristotle was a dialectical thinker. Most agree that Aristotle contrasts dialectical reasoning with demonstrative reasoning, where the former reasons from generally accepted opinions and the latter reasons from the true and primary. Starting with a grasp on truth, demonstration never relinquishes it. Starting with opinion, how could dialectical reasoning ever reach truth, much less the truth about first principles? Is dialectic then an exercise that reiterates the prejudices of one's times and at (...)
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   3 citations  
  3.  7
    Robert Bolton (2012). Science and Scientific Inquiry in Aristotle: A Platonic Provenance. In Christopher Shields (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Aristotle. OUP Usa 46.
    Aristotle's word for science is epistêmê, which has at least a dual use in the Greek of his day and is standardly used, in one way, as a count noun, to mean “a science.” Thus, in this usage, one can say that geometry, or phusikê, or metaphysics is epistêmê, a science. Here the term epistêmê designates a special sort of systematic body of truth or fact that may or may not have yet been discovered, or fully discovered. In Plato's Protagoras, (...)
    No categories
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  4.  88
    Robert Bolton (1978). Aristotle's Definitions of the Soul: De Anima II, 1-3. Phronesis 23 (3):258 - 278.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  5.  61
    Robert Bolton & Robin Smith (1994). Introduction. Ancient Philosophy 14 (Special Issue):3-7.
  6.  99
    Robert Bolton (1976). Essentialism and Semantic Theory in Aristotle: Posterior Analytics, II, 7-10. Philosophical Review 85 (4):514-544.
    This essay argues that aristotle's doctrine of nominal definition is his semantic theory for natural-Kind terms. It offers a new interpretation of that doctrine. On this interpretation nominal definitions are initial working theoretical accounts of natural kinds which serve as starting points for scientific inquiry. As such, Nominal definitions have existential import. They make an implicit reference to the most familiar actual instances of the kinds they define and they define the essences of those kinds by reference to those instances. (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  7.  47
    Robert Bolton (1994). The Problem of Dialectical Reasoning (Συλλογισμόϛ) in Aristotle. Ancient Philosophy 14 (Special Issue):99-132.
  8. Robert Bolton (1990). The Epistemological Basis of Aristotelian Dialectic. In D. Devereux & P. Pellegrin (eds.), Biologie, Logique Et Metaphysique Chez Aristote. Editions du Cnrs 185-236.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   2 citations  
  9. Robert Bolton (1995). Science and the Science of Substance in Aristotle's Metaphysics Z. Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 76:419-469.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  10.  10
    Robert Bolton (2008). Plato's Late Ontology. Ancient Philosophy 5 (2):328 - 330.
  11. Robert Bolton (1998). Plato's Discovery of Metaphysics: The New Methodos of the Phaedo'. In Jyl Gentzler (ed.), Method in Ancient Philosophy. Oxford University Press 91--111.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  12.  9
    Pierre Pellegrin & Robert Bolton (1993). Division, définition et essence dans la science aristotélicienne. Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 183 (2):197 - 222.
    No categories
    Translate
      Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  13.  18
    Robert Bolton (1985). Plato's Late Ontology: A Riddie Resolved. Ancient Philosophy 5 (2):328-330.
  14.  4
    Robert Bolton (1997). Colloquium 4. Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium of Ancient Philosophy 13 (1):113-138.
    No categories
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  15. Robert Bolton & Henry B. Veatch (1976). Aristotle: A Contemporary Appreciation. Philosophical Review 85 (2):251.
    No categories
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  16. Robert Bolton (1993). Aristotle's Account of the Socratic Elenchus. Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 11:121-52.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  17. Robert Bolton (1631). A Discourse About the State of True Happinesse: Sermons. I. Dowson for T. Weauer.
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  18.  25
    Robert Bolton (2004). Keys of Gnosis. Sophia Perennis.
    The nature of the real self -- Whole person and duality -- How nature is dual -- Real self and false self -- A primary certainty -- Certainty in the self -- The original cogito argument -- Overcoming representation -- The theory of right and wrong -- The defining principle -- Narrowing the definition -- The centrality of reason -- A question of proof -- Reason and intelligence -- A universal activity -- Human and animal consciousness -- Anti-spiritual assumptions -- (...)
    No categories
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  19. Robert Bolton (1762). Letters and Tracts on the Choice of Company and Other Subjects [by R. Bolton].
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  20. Robert Bolton & Robin Smith (1994). Logic, Dialectic, and Science in Aristotle. New Image Press Mathesis Publications.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  21. Robert Bolton (2005). Perception Naturalized in Aristotle's de Anima. In Ricardo Salles (ed.), Metaphysics, Soul, and Ethics in Ancient Thought: Themes From the Work of Richard Sorabji. Clarendon Press
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  22. Robert Bolton (1994). Person, Soul, and Identity a Neoplatonic Account of the Principle of Personality.
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  23. Robert Bolton (2010). Science, Dialectique Et Éthique Chez Aristote: Essais d'Épistémologie Aristotélicienne. Peeters.
    Translate
     
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  24. Robert Bolton (1996). The Logic of Spiritual Values.
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  25. Robert Bolton (2008). The One and the Many. Sophia Perennis.
    The question of idolatry -- Non-dualism and its presuppositions -- Ignotum per ignotius -- Descartes and Shankara: a revealing parallel -- Knowledge, reality, and tradition -- Body, soul, and advaita -- Dream and reality -- A debate concerning non-dualism.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  26. Robert Bolton (1994). The Problem of Dialectical Reasoning Sullogismos in Aristotle. Ancient Philosophy 14:99-132.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  27. Monique Dixsaut, Klaus Brinkmann, Christopher R. Matthews, Martin Andic, John Cooper, Phillip Mitsis, Robert Bolton, William Wians, Dana Miller, Nicholas Smith, David Roochnik, Malcolm Schofield, Rachana Kamteker, Julius Moravcsik, Luc Brisson & David Konstan (1999). Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy: Volume Xiii. Brill.
    This latest volume of BACAP Proceedings contains some innovative research by international scholars on Plato, Aristotle, and Sophocles. It covers such themes as Plato on the philosopher ruler, and Aristotle on essence and necessity in science. This publication has also been published in paperback, please click here for details.
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  28.  47
    James G. Lennox & Robert Bolton (eds.) (2010). Being, Nature, and Life in Aristotle: Essays in Honor of Allan Gotthelf. Cambridge University Press.
    Machine generated contents note: Introduction; 1. Teleology, Platonic and Aristotelian David Sedley; 2. Biology and metaphysics in Aristotle Robert Bolton; 3. The unity and purpose of On the Parts of Animals I James G. Lennox; 4. An Aristotelian puzzle about definition: Metaphysics Z.12 Alan Code; 5. Unity of definition in Metaphysics H.6 and Z.12 Mary Louise Gill; 6. Definition in Aristotle's Posterior Analytics Pierre Pellegrin; 7. Male and female in Aristotle's Generation of Animals Aryeh Kosman; 8. Metaphysics Θ. 7 and (...)
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  29. James G. Lennox & Robert Bolton (eds.) (2015). Being, Nature, and Life in Aristotle: Essays in Honor of Allan Gotthelf. Cambridge University Press.
    This volume of essays explores major connected themes in Aristotle's metaphysics, philosophy of nature, and ethics, especially themes related to essence, definition, teleology, activity, potentiality, and the highest good. The volume is united by the belief that all aspects of Aristotle's work need to be studied together if any one of the areas of thought is to be fully understood. Many of the papers were contributions to a conference at the University of Pittsburgh entitled 'Being, Nature, and Life in Aristotle', (...)
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  30.  46
    Frank A. Lewis & Robert Bolton (eds.) (1996). Form, Matter, and Mixture in Aristotle. Blackwell Publishers.