History of Medieval Philosophy(p) (2007/2008)

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Course code
4S01316
Name of lecturer
Italo Sciuto
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-FIL/08 - HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL PHILOSOPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Feb 18, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

knowledge of the history of medieval philosophy in its historical development (5-14th centuries) and thematic complexity (logics, metaphysics, ethics, theology, aesthetics etc..)

Syllabus

Contents of the course: issues of medieval ethics (from Augustine to Anselm). The first part of the course will deal with a general overview of the history of the medieval thought (Latin, Jewish, Islamic); the second part will focus on the main authors from the 5th to the 11th century (Augustine, Boethius, Anselm).

Assessment methods and criteria

written test about the first general part; oral discussion of the second monographic part.