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    The Order of Nature in Aristotle’s Physics: Place and the Elements.Helen S. Lang - 1998 - Cambridge University Press.
    This 1999 book demonstrates a method for reading the texts of Aristotle by revealing a continuous line of argument running from the Physics to De Caelo. The author analyses a group of arguments that are almost always treated in isolation from one another, and reveals their elegance and coherence. She concludes by asking why these arguments remain interesting even though we now believe they are absolutely wrong and have been replaced by better ones. The book establishes the case that we (...)
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    The Structure and Subject of Metaphysics Λ.Helen Lang - 1993 - Phronesis 38 (3):257-280.
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    On Memory: Aristotle's Corrections of Plato.Helen S. Lang - 1980 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 18 (4):379-393.
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    The Structure and Subject of Metaphysics Λ.Helen Lang - 1993 - Phronesis 38 (3):257 - 280.
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    Edwin Hartman, "Substance, Body, and Soul: Aristototelian Investigations". [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 1981 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 19 (4):500.
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    Philoponus.Helen S. Lang - 1993 - Ancient Philosophy 13 (1):231-234.
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    Aristotle’s First Movers and the Relation of Physics to Theology.Helen S. Lang - 1978 - New Scholasticism 52 (4):500-517.
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    Rashed, Marwan. Alexandre D’Aphrodise, Commentaire Perdu À la Physique D’ Aristote : Les Scholies Byzantines. Édition, Traduction Et Commentaire. In Commentaria in Aristotelem Graeca Et Byzantina, Quellen Und Studien Herausgegeben von iDieter Harlfinger, Christof Rapp, Marwan Rashed, Diether R. Reinsch. Vol. 1. De Gruyter: Berlin, 2011. [REVIEW]Helen Lang - 2013 - International Journal of the Platonic Tradition 7 (1):135-137.
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    On Aristotle's Physics 7. [REVIEW]Helen Lang - 1995 - Review of Metaphysics 49 (1):167-170.
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    Aristotle on the Sense-Organs, by T.K. Johansen.Helen S. Lang - 1999 - Ancient Philosophy 19 (2):426-429.
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    Aristotelian Physics: Teleological Procedure in Aristotle, Thomas, and Buridan.Helen S. Lang - 1989 - Review of Metaphysics 42 (3):569 - 591.
    ARISTOTLE IS UNIVERSALLY credited with inventing the concept of teleology: "nature is among the causes which act for the sake of something." "That for the sake of which" is a thing's purpose, its end, the goal at which it aims. Taking Aristotle's physics as a focal point for his philosophy of nature, I shall argue that teleology functions within his theory of nature not only substantively, but also procedurally. First, then, I shall explain what I mean by teleology as procedure (...)
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  12. On the Eternity of the World.Helen S. Lang & A. D. Macro (eds.) - 2002 - University of California Press.
    In the fifth century A.D., Proclus served as head of the Academy in Athens that had been founded 900 years earlier by Plato. Proclus was the last great systematizer of Greek philosophy, and his work exerted a powerful influence in late antiquity, in the Arab world, and in the Renaissance. His treatise_ On the Eternity of the World _formed the basis for virtually all later arguments for the eternity of the world and for the existence of God; consequently, it lies (...)
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    Bonaventure’s Delight in Sensation.Helen S. Lang - 1986 - New Scholasticism 60 (1):72-90.
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    Aristotle.Helen S. Lang - 1994 - Ancient Philosophy 14 (2):411-414.
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    Aristotle: Sur la Nature. [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 1994 - Ancient Philosophy 14 (2):411-414.
  16. Thomas Aquinas and the Problem of Nature in Physics II, I.Helen S. Lang - forthcoming - History of Philosophy Quarterly.
    This article considers the definition of nature as given by Aristotle in "Physics" II and the commentaries on it by Philoponus and Thomas Aquinas. Through Aristotle's definition and its treatment in two commentaries, we can see how each philosopher defines philosophy as an enterprise and the problems encompassed by it. I conclude that the conception of philosophy, and consequently its problems, is quite distinct in each case and should be considered as such; as a further consequence, the whole notion of (...)
     
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    On Aristotle's Categories.Helen S. Lang - 1994 - Review of Metaphysics 48 (2):422-423.
    The ancient commentators remain the last body of important Greek writings to be translated into any modern language and this series under the general editorship of Richard Sorabji meets this need. The present volume is especially important both because of its intrinsic interest and because through Porphyry the Categories became a basic textbook of logic with the Neoplatonic school.
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    "Aristotle and Philoponus on Light", by Jean De Groot. [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 1994 - Ancient Philosophy 14 (1):190.
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    Steven P. Marrone, "William of Auvergne and Robert Grosseteste. New Ideas of Truth in the Early Thirteenth Century". [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 1985 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 23 (2):255.
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    Aristotle on Memory and Recollection. Text, Translation, Interpretation, and Reception in Western Scholasticism. [REVIEW]Helen Lang - 2008 - International Journal of the Platonic Tradition 2 (2):216-218.
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    Thomas Aquinas and the Problem of Nature in Physics II, 1.Helen S. Lang - 1996 - History of Philosophy Quarterly 13 (4):411 - 432.
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    Aristotle and Darwin.Helen S. Lang - 1983 - International Philosophical Quarterly 23 (2):141-153.
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    Why Fire Goes Up: An Elementary Problem in Aristotle's "Physics".Helen S. Lang - 1984 - Review of Metaphysics 38 (1):69 - 106.
    IN Physics VIII, Aristotle asks if motion is eternal or if it began only to end someday. He concludes in the first chapter that motion must be eternal; the remainder of Physics VIII resolves three objections to this conclusion. Consequently, the arguments of Physics VIII, 2-10 indirectly substantiate the eternity of motion in things. However, these arguments have often been associated with rather different questions, for example how does this mover produce motion--is it a moving cause or a final cause?--and (...)
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    Aristotle's Physics and its Medieval Varieties.Helen S. LANG - 1992 - State University of New York Press.
    An unaltered reprint of the K. Paul, French and Co. edition of 1882, translated, introduced and annotated by W. Ogle.
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    Why the Elements Imitate the Heavens: Metaphysics Ix 8.1050b28-34.Helen S. Lang - 1994 - Ancient Philosophy 14 (2):335-354.
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    The Role of Science/Mathematics Laboratories in Philosophy.Helen S. Lang - 1998 - Teaching Philosophy 21 (4):327-337.
    This paper presents the idea, structure, history, goals, and accomplishments of mathematics and science laboratories as they have been organized and taught at Trinity College. The laboratories are designed to develop specific science and mathematics problem-solving skills, presenting them within the context of humanities-related inquiry . These laboratories are especially valuable in providing humanities students with literacy in advanced science and mathematics materials that, since they are not requisite for humanities majors, humanities students would not be exposed to otherwise. Especially (...)
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    An Approach to Aristotle’s Physics.Helen S. Lang - 1998 - Ancient Philosophy 18 (2):496-498.
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    Truth and Scientific Knowledge in the Thought of Henry of Ghent. Steven P. Marrone.Helen S. Lang - 1986 - Isis 77 (3):541-542.
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    Aristotle Physics Book VIII.Helen S. Lang - 2000 - Ancient Philosophy 20 (1):224-228.
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    Aristotle's Physics IV, 8: A Vexed Argument in the History of Ideas.Helen S. Lang - 1995 - Journal of the History of Ideas 56 (3):353.
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    Ferrarin, Alfredo. Hegel and Aristotle.Helen S. Lang - 2001 - Review of Metaphysics 55 (2):391-393.
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    Philoponus and the Rejection of Aristotelian Science.Helen S. Lang - 1990 - Ancient Philosophy 10 (1):149-153.
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    On Aristotle's Physics 7On Aristotle's Physics 5-8 with Simplicius, On Aristotle on the Void. [REVIEW]Helen Lang - 1995 - Review of Metaphysics 49 (1):167-169.
    The Byzantine commentaries represent the most important body of Greek philosophy that has not yet been translated into any modern language. Cornell University Press is publishing a series of translations, The Ancient Commentators on Aristotle, under the general editorship of Richard Sorabji, to remedy this problem; both these volumes appear within this series.
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    Aristotle and Plotinus on Memory. [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 2011 - International Journal of the Platonic Tradition 5 (1):184-186.
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    Perpetuity, Eternity, and Time in Proclus' Cosmos.Helen Lang - 2005 - Phronesis 50 (2):150 - 169.
    Proclus composed 18 arguments for the eternity of the world and they survive only because Philoponus, intending to refute Proclus' arguments one by one, quotes each; one copy of Philoponus' work -- and so Proclus' arguments too -- survives. Because of their odd history, these arguments have received little attention either in themselves or in relation to Proclus' other works, even though they are intrinsically interesting and reflect his larger philosophical enterprise. I first examine Argument XVIII, in which Proclus calls (...)
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    Medieval Discussions of the Eternity of the World. Richard C. Dales.Helen S. Lang - 1991 - Isis 82 (2):367-368.
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    HOMONYMY C. Shields: Order in Multiplicity. Homonymy in the Philosophy of Aristotle . Pp. Xiv + 290. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1999. Cased, £40. ISBN: 0-19-82371-. [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 2000 - The Classical Review 50 (01):147-.
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    Aristotle and Darwin: The Problem of Species.Helen S. Lang - 1983 - International Philosophical Quarterly 23 (2):141-153.
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    Against Aristotle: On the Eternity of the World.Helen S. Lang - 1988 - Review of Metaphysics 42 (2):403-405.
    As R. Sorabji says in his general introduction, "The 15,000 pages of the Ancient Greek Commentaries on Aristotle are the largest corpus of Ancient Greek philosophy that has not yet been translated into English or other modern European languages". Besides its considerable intrinsic interest, this corpus is an important source of late Greek philosophy, and a thorough acquaintance with it underlies the development of Arabic philosophy, whence it becomes a "silent partner" in Latin philosophy after 1200.
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    Monte Ransome Johnson. Aristotle on Teleology. Xi + 339 Pp., Figs., Bibl., Index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. $74. [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 2007 - Isis 98 (2):375-375.
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    Zeichen und Wissen: Das Verhältnis der Zeichentheorie zur Theorie des Wissens und der Wissenschafter im dreizehnten Jahrhundert. Michael Fuchs.Helen S. Lang - 2001 - Isis 92 (1):159-160.
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    Reeve, C. D. C. Substantial Knowledge: Aristotle’s Metaphysics.Helen S. Lang - 2002 - Review of Metaphysics 56 (2):455-456.
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    Corollaries on Place and Time.Helen Lang - 1994 - Review of Metaphysics 47 (4):844-845.
    The ancient commentators on Aristotle comprise the last great philosophical tradition in Greek to be translated into a modern language. The series of translations of which this volume is a part is under the general editorship of Richard Sorabji and includes works by Alexander of Aphrodisias, Ammonius, Dexippus, and Philoponus as well as Simplicius. The present volume is especially important not only because of the intrinsic interest of its subject, namely place and time, but also because of its philosophic interest (...)
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    Homonymy. [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 2000 - The Classical Review 50 (1):147-148.
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    Aristotle and Poltinus on Memory.Helen S. Lang - 2011 - International Journal of the Platonic Tradition 5 (1):184-186.
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    Malcolm Wilson. Aristotle's Theory of the Unity of Science. X + 271 Pp., Fig., Bibl., Index.Toronto/Buffalo/London: University of Toronto Press, 2000. $75, £55. [REVIEW]Helen Lang - 2002 - Isis 93 (1):104-104.
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    Women's Secrets: A Translation of Pseudo-Albertus Magnus's De Secretis Mulierum with Commentaries.Helen Lang - 1994 - Review of Metaphysics 47 (4):830-832.
    The heart of this volume consists of an Introduction, the translation of De Secretis Mulierum with extensive selections from two running commentaries, and Notes. The text itself of Women's Secrets is quite short, comprising about half of the 90 pages of translation. As the Introduction makes clear, however, it is important for several reasons.
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    On Aristotle's Metaphysics 4.Helen S. Lang - 1995 - Review of Metaphysics 48 (4):883-884.
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    Burnyeat, Myles. A Map of Metaphysics Zeta.Helen S. Lang - 2003 - Review of Metaphysics 56 (3):637-639.
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    Philoponus and the Rejection of Aristotelian Science. [REVIEW]Helen S. Lang - 1990 - Ancient Philosophy 10 (1):149-153.
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