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Title A companion to Boethius in the Middle Ages / edited by Noel Harold Kaylor, Jr., Philip Edward Phillips
Published Leiden : Brill, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 661 pages)
Series Brill's Companions to the Christian tradition ; v. 30
Brill's companions to the Christian tradition ; v. 30
Contents Introduction: the times, life, and work of Boethius / Noel Harold Kaylor, Jr. -- Boethius's astronomy and cosmology / Stephen C. McCluskey -- The Latin commentaries on Boethius's De consolatione philosophia from the 9th to the 11th centuries / Rosalind C. Love -- Boethius's De institutione arithmetica and its influence on posterity / Jean-Yves Guillaumin -- Boethius's influence on theology and metaphysics to c.1500 / Siobhan Nash-Marshall -- Boethius's works on logic in the Middle Ages / John Patrick Casey -- Boethius's influence in Anglo-Saxon England: the vernacular and the De consolatione philosophiae / Paul E. Szarmach -- Boethius's influence on German literature to c.1500 / Christine Hehle -- Boethius in medieval France: translations of the De consolatione philosophiae and literary influence / Glynnis M. Cropp -- Readers and interpreters of the Consolatio in Italy, 1300-1550 / Dario Brancato -- Making the Consolatio in Middle English / Ian Johnson -- The enduring legacy of Boethian harmony / Mark T. Rimple -- The quadrivium and the decline of Boethian influence / Ann E. Moyer -- Afterword: Boethius in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages / Fabio Troncarelli
Summary The articles in this volume focus upon Boethius's extant works: his De arithmetica and a fragmentary De musica, his translations and commentaries on logic, his five theological texts, and, of course, his Consolation of Philosophy. They examine the effects that Boethian thought has exercised upon the learning of later generations of scholars
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Boethius, -524.
Philosophy, Medieval.
Form Electronic book
Author Kaylor, Noel Harold, 1946-
Phillips, Philip Edward.
ISBN 9004225382 (electronic bk.)
9789004225381 (electronic bk.)