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Five Texts on the Mediaeval Problem of Universals Porphyry, Boethius, Abelard, Duns Scotus, Ockham
Isagoge / Porphyry the Phoenician -- Boethius, from his Second commentary on Porphyry's Isagoge -- Peter Abelard, from the "Glosses on Porphyry" ... -- S questions on individuation / John Duns ScotusExpand
On the Purity of the Art of Logic: The Shorter and the Longer Treatises
An English translation of a handbook of logic written in Latin by English philosopher Walter Burley. The book includes both the versions circulated in the Middle Ages, along with an introduction,Expand
Ockham on self-reference
  • P. Spade
  • Psychology, Computer Science
  • Notre Dame J. Formal Log.
  • 1 April 1974
It seems now to be the accepted view that Oekham's reply to the Liar paradox consisted of a rejection of self-reference across the board. I think that accepted view is wrong. On the contrary, OckhamExpand
Synonymy and Equivocation in Ockham's Mental Language
Finally, although Ockham explicitly allows the "third mode" of equivocation in mental language, there appears to be no coherent and plausible way to make this out. Such equivocation with respect toExpand
The Cambridge Companion to Ockham
Introduction Paul Vincent Spade 1. The academic and intellectual worlds of Ockham William J. Courtenay 2. Some aspects of Ockham's logic C. G. Normore 3. Semantics and mental language Claude PanaccioExpand
William of Ockham
William of Ockham was one of the most influential thinkers in the Middle Ages and his famous work Sum of Logic was completely ground breaking. The selections presented here are not only from thatExpand
Ockham's Ethical Theory