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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Abelard, Peter, 1079-1142

Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 352 p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23325190M

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  "Peter Abelard", her only novel, was a great critical and commercial success when it was published but unfortunately is out of print. The novel is a historically informed retelling of the romance between Abelard and Heloise. It also explores the philosophy and theology of Abelard and weaves together thought and romance/5(20).   Peter Abelard, French Pierre Abélard, orAbailard, Latin Petrus Abaelardus, orAbeilardus, (born , Le Pallet, near Nantes, Brittany [now in France]—died Ap , Priory of Saint-Marcel, near Chalon-sur-Saône, Burgundy [now in France]), French theologian and philosopher best known for his solution of the problem of universals and for his original use of dialectics. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Peter Abelard books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. This book offers a major reassessment of the philosophy of Peter Abelard (–) which argues that he was not, as usually presented, a predominantly critical thinker but a constructive : John Marenbon.

Peter Abelard (–) was the greatest logician of the twelfth century. He taught in Paris, where Heloise (–) was his pupil when they met. Sign me up for news about Peter Abelard and more from Penguin Random House. Peter Abélard was the preeminent philosopher of the twelfth century and perhaps the greatest logician of the middle ages. During his life he was equally famous as a poet and a composer, and might also have ranked as the preeminent theologian of his day had his ideas earned more converts and /5. Peter Abelard (Lt: Petrus Abaelardus or Abailard; Fr: Pierre Abelard) (Ap - ) was a medieval French scholastic, theologian, and preeminent logician. Abelard went (c) to Paris to study under William of Champeaux at the school of Notre Dame and soon attacked the ultrarealist position of his master with such success that. Peter Abelard was a medieval French scholastic philosopher, theologian, and preeminent logician. His love for, and affair with, Héloïse d'Argenteuil has become legendary. The Chambers Biographical Dictionary describes him as "the keenest thinker and boldest theologian of the 12th Century" Quotes by Peter Abelard. Books by Peter Abelard.