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    The a to Z of Medieval Philosophy and Theology.Stephen F. Brown & Juan Carlos Flores - 2010 - Scarecrow Press.
    Examining the influence of ancient Greek philosophy, as well as of the Arabian and Hebrew scholars who transmitted it, The A to Z of Medieval Philosophy and Theology presents the philosophy of the Christian West from the 9th to the early 17th century. This is accomplished through a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on the philosophers, concepts, issues, institutions, and events, making this an important reference for the study of the progression of human (...)
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    Accidental and Essential Causality in John Duns Scotus' Treatise «On The First Principle».Juan Carlos Flores - 2000 - Recherches de Theologie Et Philosophie Medievales 67 (1):96-113.
    Exemplifying a tradition in which philosophy describes itself as faith seeking understanding, John Duns Scotus’ De Primo Principio attempts to make the existence of God intelligible to natural reason. In this work, Scotus bases his argument for the existence of God upon his understanding of essentially ordered causes. Within the framework of essential order, Scotus locates God in His relation to creatures as their necessary, first efficient, and ultimate final cause. He develops this project relying on the view that the (...)
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    Ancient Love of Wisdom and its Medieval Transformation.Juan Carlos Flores - 2022 - History of Philosophy Quarterly 39 (3):217-234.
    Against the ancient background, the paper shows how philosophy, as a form of love, is transformed in the medieval period. Henry of Ghent's view of the aim of contemplation exemplifies this transformation, and indicates how medieval love of wisdom, as the synthesis of reason and revelation, can be an enhancement of the desire that animates ancient philosophy. In this telling case and at a fundamental level, faith and revelation stimulate love of wisdom even as reason endeavors to be reconciled with (...)
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    Henry of Ghent: Metaphysics and the Trinity.Juan Carlos Flores - 2006 - Leuven University Press. Edited by Henry.
    His rich and multifaceted thought influenced many different traditions; he has been seen as an eclectic. This book elucidates Henry of Ghent's philosophical and theological system with special reference to his Trinitarian writings.
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    International Colloquium. Between Aquinas and Scotus.Juan Carlos Flores - 2002 - Bochumer Philosophisches Jahrbuch Fur Antike Und Mittelalter 7:233-236.
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    Reexamining love of wisdom: philosophical desire from Socrates to Nietzsche.Juan Carlos Flores - 2016 - Eugene, Oregon: Cascade Books.
    What is philosophy? Why does it matter? How have philosophy and its relation to religion and science changed from the ancient to the medieval and modern periods and beyond? What are the central philosophical ideas, from Socrates to Nietzsche? Reexamining Love of Wisdom addresses these questions. It offers a new perspective by organizing the material under the theme of philosophical desire and shows the timeless importance of philosophy understood as the love of wisdom. Flores provides an historical introduction to philosophy (...)
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    International Colloquium. Between Aquinas and Scotus. [REVIEW]Juan Carlos Flores - 2002 - Bochumer Philosophisches Jahrbuch Fur Antike Und Mittelalter 7 (1):233-236.