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Kretzmann, Norman

Overview
Works: 116 works in 500 publications in 4 languages and 12,455 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Translator, Other, Publishing director
Classifications: BC60, 160
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Most widely held works about Norman Kretzmann
 
Most widely held works by Norman Kretzmann
The Cambridge history of later medieval philosophy : from the rediscovery of Aristotle to the disintegration of scholasticism, 1100-1600( Book )

49 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a history of the great age of scholastism from Abelard to the rejection of Aristotelianism in the Renaissance, combining the highest standards of medieval scholarship with a respect for the interests and insights of contemporary philosophers, particularly those working in the analytic tradition. The volume follows on chronologically from The Cambridge History of Later Greek and Early Medieval Philosophy, though it does not continue the histories of Greek and Islamic philosophy but concentrates on the Latin Christian West. Unlike other histories of medieval philosophy that divide the subject matter by individual thinkers, it emphasises the parts of more historical and theological interest. This volume is organised by those topics in which recent philosophy has made the greatest progress. -- Back cover
The Cambridge companion to Aquinas by Norman Kretzmann( Book )

50 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among the great philosophers of the Middle Ages Aquinas is unique in pursuing two apparently disparate projects. On the one hand he developed a philosophical understanding of Christian doctrine in a fully integrated system encompassing all natural and supernatural reality. On the other hand, he was convinced that Aristotle's philosophy afforded the best available philosophical component of such a system. In a relatively brief career Aquinas developed these projects in great detail and with an astonishing degree of success. In this volume ten leading scholars introduce all the important aspects of Aquinas' thought, ranging from its historical background and dependence on Greek, Islamic, and Jewish philosophy and theology, through the metaphysics, epistemology and ethics, to the philosophical approach to Biblical commentary
The Cambridge companion to Augustine( Book )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume of essays, scholars contribute to our understanding of Augustine, covering the major areas of his philosophy and theology
Predestination, God's foreknowledge, and future contingents by William( Book )

12 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infinity and continuity in ancient and medieval thought( Book )

11 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The metaphysics of theism : Aquinas's natural theology in Summa contra gentiles I by Norman Kretzmann( Book )

36 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Metaphysics of Theism presents an explanation and evaluation of Aquinas's natural theology, the paradigm of which is the first book of the Summa contra gentiles. But in addition to considering this as a monumental achievement of medieval philosophy, Norman Kretzmann approaches it as a continuing enterprise that can be developed with considerable benefit in contemporary philosophy. Professor Kretzmann argues that natural theology offers the most appropriate route by which philosophers can, as philosophers, approach theological propositions, and that the one presented in this book is the best available natural theology
Logic and the philosophy of language( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first volume of an anthology intended as a companion to The Cambridge History of Later Medieval Philosophy. Volume 1 is concerned with the logic and the philosophy of language, and comprises fifteen important texts on questions of meaning and inference that formed the basis of Medieval philosophy. As far as is practicable, complete works or topically complete segments of larger works have been selected. The editors have provided a full introduction to the volume and detailed introductory headnotes to each text; the volume is also indexed comprehensively. - Publisher
William of Sherwood's Introduction to logic by William Shirwood( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William of Sherwood's Treatise on syncategorematic words by William Shirwood( Book )

14 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first translation of an important medieval work in philosophy, an advanced treatise by the thirteenth-century English logician William of Sherwood. The treatise draws on doctrines developed in Sherwoods Introduction to Logic, which has also b
The metaphysics of creation : Aquinas's natural theology in Summa contra gentiles II by Norman Kretzmann( Book )

38 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norman Kretzmann expounds and criticises Aquinas' theology of creation, which is natural (or philosophical) in that Aquinas developed it without depending on the data of Scripture
The Sophismata of Richard Kilvington : introduction, translation, and commentary by Richard Kilvington( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Latin and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reasoned faith : essays in philosophical theology in honor of Norman Kretzmann( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aquinas's moral theory : essays in honor of Norman Kretzmann( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Aristotle's On interpretation 9 by Ammonius( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ammonius and Boethius both wrote commentaries on Aristotle's On Interpretation and on its ninth chapter, where Aristotle discusses the sea battle. Their comments are crucial, for Ammonius' commentary influenced the Islamic Middle Ages, while that of Boethius was of equal importance to medieval Latin-speaking philosophers
Elements of formal logic by Norman Kretzmann( Book )

6 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meaning and inference in medieval philosophy : studies in memory of Jan Pinborg by Norman Kretzmann( Book )

12 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Port-Royal grammar : general and rational grammar by Claude Lancelot( Book )

6 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge translations of Medieval philosophical texts( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval philosophy & theology : volume I (1991)( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First volume of an annual journal devoted to original studies of medieval philosophy and theology. Encouraging a broad range of topics and approaches, it seeks to stimulate conversation and exchange across modern disciplinary boundaries and among contrasting scholarly methodologies and traditions
Pauli Veneti logica magna by Paolo( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in Latin and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Cambridge history of later medieval philosophy : from the rediscovery of Aristotle to the disintegration of scholasticism, 1100-1600
Alternative Names
Kretzmann, Norman John Karl.

Kretzmann Norman John Karl 1928-....

Kretzmann, Norman John Karl 1928-1998

Norman Kretzmann American academic

Languages
English (343)

Latin (16)

French (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
The Cambridge companion to AquinasThe Cambridge companion to AugustinePredestination, God's foreknowledge, and future contingentsThe metaphysics of theism : Aquinas's natural theology in Summa contra gentiles ILogic and the philosophy of languageThe metaphysics of creation : Aquinas's natural theology in Summa contra gentiles IIThe Sophismata of Richard Kilvington : introduction, translation, and commentaryAquinas's moral theory : essays in honor of Norman Kretzmann