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Pre-1600 logic on googlebooks

I’ve been spending most of my time thinking about modern stuff rather than medieval stuff in the last few weeks, but there’s nothing like a commitment to have a post on this blog every Thursday to make sure I think … Continue reading

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Things that Everybody Knows which are not actually true

Up until a few days ago, if you’d asked me who was responsible for the view that “Man is rational animal”, or, more precisely, that rationality (or perhaps risiblity, or perhaps both) was the difference via which the species humans … Continue reading

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