21 found
Sort by:
See also:
Profile: Thomas Upton (Gannon University)
  1. Thomas V. Upton (forthcoming). Aristotle's Moral Epistemology: The Possibility of Ethical Demonstration. New Scholasticism.
    In one common book and in two texts of the eudemian ethics", aristotle compares the ends of ethics with the hypotheses of scientific demonstration. t irwin has argued that this comparison is inaccurate and ought to have been abandoned by aristotle. the author argues against irwin's position by contending that ethical ends are comparable to scientific hypotheses. because they are comparable, he further argues that ethical ends, grasped as ends that entail certain necessary pre-conditions for the achievement of these ends, (...)
    No categories
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  2. Thomas V. Upton (2004). On Location. Review of Metaphysics 57 (4):858-861.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  3. Thomas V. Upton (2004). Truth Vs. Necessary Truth in Aristotle's Sciences. Review of Metaphysics 57 (4):741 - 753.
  4. Thomas V. Upton (2003). Aristotle on Monsters and the Generation of Kinds. American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 77 (1):21-36.
    In this paper I present an interpretation of a phrase used throughout Aristotle’s Metaphysics: “man begets man.” Basing my interpretation on Aristotle’s account of the generation of animals in general and of monsters (terata) in particular, I argue that the universal genus and the universal species have causal roles to play in the generation of animals. Because the movements in the male sperm of the universal species and the universal genus (though the species and genus do not exist separately) are (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  5. Thomas V. Upton (2002). The Law of Non-Contradiction and Aristotle's Epistemological Realism. The Thomist 66 (3):457-471.
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  6. Thomas V. Upton (1992). Aristotle on the Many Senses of Priority. Ancient Philosophy 12 (2):449-452.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  7. Thomas V. Upton (1991). The If-It-is Question in Aristotle. Ancient Philosophy 11 (2):315-330.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  8. Thomas V. Upton (1990). A Philosophical Inquiry Into the Nature and the Rationale of Reason. Review of Metaphysics 43 (4):878-879.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  9. Thomas V. Upton (1990). Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, Supplementary Volume 1988. Review of Metaphysics 43 (4):849-851.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  10. Thomas V. Upton (1988). Aristotle on Existence. New Scholasticism 62 (4):373-399.
  11. Thomas V. Upton (1987). Rorty's Epistemological Nihilism. The Personalist Forum 3 (2):141-156.
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  12. Thomas V. Upton (1987). The Principle of Excluded Middle and Causality: Aristotle's More Complete Reply to the Determinist. History of Philosophy Quarterly 4 (3):359 - 367.
  13. Thomas V. Upton (1985). Aristotle on Hypothesis and the Unhypothesized First Principle. Review of Metaphysics 39 (2):283 - 301.
  14. Thomas V. Upton (1985). Naming and Non-Being in Aristotle. Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 59:275-288.
  15. Thomas V. Upton (1985). Science and Hypothesis. Review of Metaphysics 38 (3):653-655.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  16. Thomas V. Upton (1985). The Manufacture of Knowledge. Review of Metaphysics 38 (3):647-649.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  17. Thomas V. Upton (1984). The Role of Dialectic and Objections in Aristotelian Science. Southern Journal of Philosophy 22 (2):241-256.
    No categories
    Direct download (7 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  18. Thomas V. Upton (1983). Psychological and Metaphysical Dimensions of Non-Contradiction in Aristotle. Review of Metaphysics 36 (3):591 - 606.
  19. Thomas V. Upton (1982). Aristotle's Moral Epistemology. New Scholasticism 56 (2):169-184.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  20. Thomas V. Upton (1981). A Note on Aristotelian Epagōgē. Phronesis 26 (2):172-176.
  21. Thomas V. Upton (1981). Infinity and Perfect Induction in Aristotle. Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 55:149-158.