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by Benedicta. Ward

Download Miracles and the Mediaeval Mind: Theory, Record and Event, 1000-1215 ePub
  • ISBN 0859676099
  • ISBN13 978-0859676090
  • Language English
  • Author Benedicta. Ward
  • Publisher Scolar (1982)
  • Pages 336
  • Formats azw lrf rtf mbr
  • Category Social Science
  • Subcategory Philosophy
  • Size ePub 1999 kb
  • Size Fb2 1849 kb
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Home Browse Books Book details, Miracles and the Medieval Mind: Theory, Record . The medieval understanding of contact with the powers of heaven is one of the most conspicuous and yet strangest features of the period.

Home Browse Books Book details, Miracles and the Medieval Mind: Theory, Record,. Miracles and the Medieval Mind: Theory, Record, and Event, 1000-1215. The presuppositions behind any thinking about miracles in the Middle Ages are to be found mainly in four works by Augustine of Hippo: De Genesi ad Litteram, De Trinitate, De Utilitate Credendi, and De Civitate Dei.

The medieval understanding of contact with the powers of heaven is one of the most conspicuous and yet strangest features of the period. There is a wealth of information on ME shrines & how they functioned in addition to the place of relics in ME faith.

Ward, Benedicta, 1933-. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press. ark:/13960/t14n20w65. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books.

This assumption of the nearness of the holy is an important key to understanding medieval Benedicta Ward’s Miracles and the Medieval Mind analyzes miracle stories in Western Europe, with a particular emphasis on the miracles near saints’ shrines. This assumption of the nearness of the holy is an important key to understanding medieval society, and Ward offers a significant contribution to medieval social history with this engaging work.

There is a wealth of information on ME shrines & how they functioned in addition to the place of relics in ME faith.

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Bibliographic Details. We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. Title: Miracles and the Medieval Mind: Theory,. Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press. Book Condition: New. About this title. Staten Island NY acjbooksl.

In the Rules for the Direction of the Mind (Rule 12), René Descartes pokes fun at the Aristotelian definition of motion. Other significant problem areas which medieval thinkers addressed include the dynamic and kinematic aspects of motion – that is, motion’s relations to distance and time, and the causes of motion. In medieval terminology, these aspects concerned the study of motion with respect to effect (penes effectum) and with respect to cause (penes causam).

HIST2201: The Medieval Universe: Sophie Page. Section: Ritual and Belief

HIST2201: The Medieval Universe: Sophie Page. Section: Ritual and Belief Previous: Living with the dead in the Middle Ages. Library availability.