Theory and History of Ontology

by Raul Corazzon | e-mail: rc@ontology.co

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INDEX OF THE PAGES ON MEDIEVAL PHILOSOPHY

The Arabic Rediscovery of Aristotle's Metaphysics

Pseudo-Aristotle in the Middle Ages: the Theology of Aristotle

Al-Kindi's Metaphysics: First Philosophy as the Study of God

Al-Farabi on the Scopes of the Aristotelian Metaphysics

Ibn Sina (Avicenna) on the Subject and the Object of Metaphysics

Translations of the Philosophical Works of Avicenna

Selected Bibliography on Avicenna' Logic and Metaphysics:

Avicenna A - G

Avicenna H - Z

Averroes (Ibn Rushd) on the Divine as the Subject of Metaphysics

Neoplatonic Metaphysics in the Early Middle Ages

Eriugena: Dialectic and Ontology in the Periphyseon

Eriugena, Periphyseon Book I: Aristotelian Logic and Categories

The Works of Eriugena: Editions and Translations

Bibliography on the Philosophical Work of Eriugena:

Eriugena A - J

Eriugena K - Z

The 'Second Beginning' of Metaphysics

Introducing Aristotle in Middle Ages: the Latin Translations of the Metaphysics

A Neoplatonic Metaphysics: the Liber de Causis

The Place of Metaphysics in the Medieval Classification of Sciences

Thomas Aquinas Doctrine of the Act of Being ( Actus Essendi)

Duns Scotus: Univocity of Being and the Subject of Metaphysics

Properties of Being: the Medieval Doctrine of the Transcendentals

Metaphysics or Ontology? The Debate about the Subject-Matter of First Philosophy

Selected Bibliography on the Subject Matter of First Philosophy

History of Truth in the Medieval Period

Veritas in the Middle Ages from Augustine to Paul of Venice

Selected Bibliography on the Theories of Truth in Medieval Philosophy

Selected Bibliography on Medieval Authors from Hilary of Poitiers to Paul of Venice

History of the Doctrine of Categories in the Medieval Period

Eriugena, Periphyseon Book I: Aristotelian Logic and Categories

Selected Bibliography on the Philosophy of Eriugena:

Editions and Translations

A - D

E - Z

Latin Medieval Commentators on Aristotle's Categories

Selected Bibliography on the Latin Medieval Commentators:

Commentaries on Aristotle's Categories

Commentators on Aristotle's Categories

The Problem of Universals in the Middle Ages

Universals in Antiquity and Middle Ages

Bibliography on the Problem of Universals in Antiquity and Middle Ages

Peter Abelard and the Rise of Nominalism

The Realist Ontology of John Duns Scotus

Selected Bibliography on John Duns Scotus

The Nominalist Ontology of William of Ockham

Selected Bibliography on William Ockham

History of the Ontological Argument for the Existence of God

General Introduction

General Works on the History of the Ontological Argument

The Medieval Period from Anselm of Canterbury to Duns Scotus

On the website "History of Logic"

History of Logic in the Medieval Period

Boethius' Contribution to the Development of Medieval Logic

Selected Bibliography on the Logical Works of Boethius

Medieval Logic: A General Overview

General Bibliography on Medieval Logic:

General Studies A - K

General Studies L - Z

Latin Logic until the Eleventh Century

Selected Bibliography on Latin Logic until the Eleventh Century

The Birth of the Liberal Arts: the Trivium (Grammar, Dialectic, Rhetoric)

Logic and Grammar in the Twelfth Century

Selected Bibliography on the Twelfth Century

The Development of Logic in the Thirteenth Century

The Development of Logic in the Fourteenth Century

Selected Bibliography on the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries

Medieval Theories of Supposition (Reference) and Mental Language

Bibliography on the Medieval Theories of Supposition and Mental Language:

Supposition A - L

Supposition M - Z

Abelard: Logic, Semantics, Ontology and His Theories of the Copula

I. Logic, Semantics and Ontology in the Work of Abelard

II. Theories of the Copula in the Logical Works of Abelard

Bibliography on the Logic and Metaphysics of Peter Abelard:

Abelard's Logical Works: Editions, Translations, Selected Texts

Abelard A - L

Abelard M - Z

An Overview of Buridan's Logical Works:

I. An Overview of the Summulae de Dialectica

II. The Treatise on Consequences and Other Writings

Selected Bibliography on the Logic and Metaphysics of Buridan:

Editions, Translations and Studies on the Manuscript Tradition

Buridan A - L

Buridan M - Z