Avicenna
Avicenna was a brilliant polymath and healer who lived in the East from 980-1037. He bundled the knowledge of his time and wrote 450 tractates. His Book of ...
Unani medicine
Unani-tibb or Unani Medicine also spelled Yunani Medicine (/juːˈnɑːni/; Yūnānī in Arabic, Hindustani, Pashto and Persian) is a form of traditional medicine practiced in middle-east & south-Asian c...
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Thomas Aquinas and the Sacraments
St. Thomas Aquinas's view of the Sacraments can be found through the writings of St. Thomas Aquinas in Summa contra Gentiles and Summa Theologica. As can be seen, Aquinas relied heavily on Scriptural...
List of medieval Latin commentators on Aristotle
This is a list of commentators on the works of Aristotle who wrote in Latin, from the Late Antique to the last years of the European Middle Ages. The names are given in their Latin forms.Sources: Take...
John Versor
John Versor (Latin: Johannes Versoris, French: Jean Letourneur) (died c.1485) was a French Dominican, known as a Thomist philosopher and commentator on Aristotle.He was Rector of the Universit...
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Maimonides' Rule
Maimonides' Rule is named after the 12th century rabbinic scholar Maimonides, who identified a correlation between class size and students' achievements. Today this rule is widely used in educational ...
Raymond Duncan
Raymond Duncan (1874 – 1966) was an American dancer, artist, poet, craftsman, and philosopher, and brother of dancer Isadora Duncan.
Born in San Francisco, November 1, 1874, the thi...
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Blasius of Parma
Blasius of Parma (Biagio Pelacani da Parma) (c. 1365 – 1416) was an Italian philosopher, mathematician and astrologer.He popularised English and French philosophical work in Italy, where he associated...
Just war theory
Just war theory (jus bellum iustum) is a doctrine, also referred to as a tradition, of military ethics studied by theologians, ethicists, policy makers, and military leaders. The purpose of the doctri...
Martin Foss
Martin Foss (1889–1968) was a German-born American philosopher, professor, and scholar.
Martin Foss was born in Berlin, Germany in 1889 and studied philosophy and law at German and French universi...
Marcantonio Genua
Marcantonio Genua (1491–1563) (Marco Antonio Passeri) was a Renaissance Aristotelian philosopher who taught at the University of Padua. He was a teacher and uncle of the great Renaissance philosopher...
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Critolaus
Critolaus (/kraɪtɵˈleɪ.əs/; Greek: Κριτόλαος Kritolaos; c. 200-c. 118 BC) of Phaselis was a Greek philosopher of the Peripatetic school. He was one of three philosophers sent to Rome in 155 BC (th...
Verbum Supernum Prodiens
Verbum Supernum Prodiens is a Catholic hymn in long metre by St Thomas Aquinas. It was written for the Hour of Lauds in the Divine Office of Corpus Christi. It is about the institution of the Eucharis...
Yahya ibn Adi
Abū Zakarīyā’ Yaḥyá ibn ʿAdī (John, father of Zachary, son of Adi) known as Yahya ibn Adi (893–974) was a Syriac Jacobite Christian philosopher, theologian and translator working in Arabic.
Yahya ...
Callippus
Callippus (/kəˈlɪp.əs/; Greek: Κάλλιπος; c. 370 BC – c. 300 BC) was a Greek astronomer and mathematician.Callippus was born at Cyzicus, and studied under Eudoxus of Cnidus at the Academy of Plato....
School of Salamanca
The School of Salamanca (Spanish: Escuela de Salamanca) is the Renaissance of thought in diverse intellectual areas by Spanish and Portuguese theologians, rooted in the intellectual and pedagogi...
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Aristotle
Aristotle (/ˈærɪˌstɒtəl/; Greek: Ἀριστοτέλης [aristotélɛːs], Aristotélēs; 384 – 322 BC) was a Greek philosopher and scientist born in the Macedonian city of Stagira, Chalkidice, on...
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Adoro te devote
Adoro te devote is a Eucharistic hymn written by Saint Thomas Aquinas.
The Latin original is as follows:The sixth verse "Pie Pelicane, Jesu, Domine" is sometimes used as a separate hymn during Ben...
Petrus de Ibernia
Petrus de Ibernia, also known as Peter of Ireland, writer and lecturer, fl. 1224–1252
Peter lectured in natural philosophy at the University of Naples during Thomas Aquinas's term of attenda...
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Calliphon
Calliphon (or Callipho, Greek: Καλλιφῶν; 2nd century BC) was a Greek philosopher, who probably belonged to the Peripatetic school and lived in the 2nd century BC. He is mentioned several times and...
Jacopo Zabarella
Giacomo (or Jacopo) Zabarella (5 September 1533 – 15 October 1589) was an Italian Aristotelian philosopher and logician.
Zabarella was born into a noble Paduan family. He received a humanist educ...
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Joseph Koterski
Joseph Koterski, S.J. is an American Jesuit priest, philosopher, author, and currently associate professor at Fordham University in the Bronx, New York.
In 1976, Koterski graduated with a H.A.B. d...
Maimonides
Mosheh ben Maimon (Hebrew: משה בן-מימון‎), or Mūsā ibn Maymūn (Arabic: موسى بن ميمون‎), acronymed RaMBaM (Hebrew: רמב"ם‎ – for "Rabbeinu Mosheh Ben Maimon", "Our Rabbi/Teacher Mo...
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Richard Sorabji
Sir Richard Rustom Kharsedji Sorabji, CBE FBA (born 8 November 1934), is a British historian of ancient Western philosophy and Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at King's College London. He has wr...
John Case (Aristotelian writer)
John Case (or Johannes Casus) (died 1600) was an English writer on Aristotle.
Case was born between 1539 and 1546 at Woodstock, Oxfordshire, and was a chorister at New College and Christ Church, O...
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Aristobulus of Paneas
Aristobulus of Paneas (Greek: Ἀριστόβουλος; c. 160 BC) was a Hellenistic Jewish philosopher of the Peripatetic school, though he also used Platonic and Pythagorean concepts. Like his successor, Ph...