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Author McEvoy, James

Title Robert Grosseteste
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2000


Description 1 online resource (240 pages)
Series Great medieval thinkers
Great medieval thinkers.
Contents Contents; 1 From Schools to University; 2 A Life Poorly Known: The First Six Decades; 3 The Council of Lyons and Its Aftermath, through Grosseteste's Eyes; 4 Relationship with the Mendicants; 5 The Myth of the Proto-Reformer; 6 Contribution to Philosophy; 7 Exegetical Writings; 8 Greek Scholarship; 9 Personal Theological Stamp; 10 Pastoral Writings; 11 Anglo-Norman Works; 12 The Earliest Franciscan Masters at Oxford; 13 The Arrival of the Sentences; Conclusion; Appendix 1: A Sample of Grosseteste's Preaching--A Sermon of Robert Grosseteste on Galations 5:24
Appendix 2: On Christian Liberty--Extracts from Grosseteste's Commentary on Galatians, Chapters 4-6Appendix 3: On Educative Love; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W
Summary Grosseteste was the initiator of the English scientific tradition, an early chancellor of Oxford University, and a famous teacher and commentator on the newly discovered works of Aristotle. McEvoy's translations of his writings provide an overview of the range of his intellectual achievement
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-213) and index
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Grosseteste, Robert, 1175?-1253.
Grosseteste, Robert, 1175?-1253. fast (OCoLC)fst00019225
Subject Philosophy, Medieval.
Philosophy, Medieval.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780195354171