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Adelard's Questions and Ockham's Razor:
Connections between Medieval Philosophy and Modern Science

(Released November 2008)

  by Carolyn Scearce  


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  1. The Fate of Ancient Greek Natural Philosophy in the Middle Ages: Islam and Western Christianity
    Review of Metaphysics, Vol. 61, No. 3 (243), March 2008, pp. 503-526

  2. Thomas Aquinas and John Duns Scotus: Natural Theology in the High Middle Ages
    Philosophy in Review (Comptes rendus philosophiques), Vol. 28, No. 1, February 2008, pp. 19-21

  3. Albert the great and the revival of Aristotle's zoological research program
    Vivarium, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2007, pp. 30-68

  4. Demonstration and Scientific Knowledge in William of Ockham: A Translation of Summa Logicae III-II: De Syllogismo Demonstrativo, and Selections from the Prologue to the Ordinatio
    Notre Dame: Univ Notre Dame Pr, 2007

  5. William of Ockham's The Sum of Logic
    Topoi: An International Review of Philosophy, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2007, pp. 271-277

  6. Albertus Magnus and the Categorization of Motion
    Thomist: A Speculative Quarterly Review, Vol. 70, No. 2, April 2006, pp. 203-235

  7. Medieval Education
    International Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. 46, No. 183, September 2006, pp. 377-378

  8. Medieval Science and Truth. A Linguistic Study of the Expression of Truth in Vernacular Scientific Discourse
    Zeitschrift fur romanische Philologie, Vol. 122, No. 3, 2006, pp. 551-554

  9. Was There No Evolutionary Thought in the Middle Ages? The Case of William of Ockham
    British Journal for the History of Philosophy, Vol. 14, No. 2, May 2006, pp. 225-244

  10. Philosophy, God and Motion
    New York: Routledge, 2005

  11. Reason and Authority in the Middle Ages: The Latin West and Islam
    Oxford: Oxford Univ Pr, 2005 40-58

  12. "Roger Bacon and Language," Britannia Latina: Latin in the Culture of Great Britain from the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century
    London, England: Warburg Institute, x, 2005 42-54

  13. "Time and Nature in Twelfth-Century Thought: William Of Conches, Thierry of Chartres, and the 'New Science'," Reading Medieval Culture
    Notre Dame, IN: U of Notre Dame P, ix, 2005 89-110

  14. Boethius and the problem of paganism [Boèce et le problème du paganisme]
    The American Catholic philosophical quarterly, Vol. 78, No. 2, 2004, pp. 329-348

  15. The provocative razor of William of Occam
    European Review; 12 (2) May 2004, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp.185-190 2004, pp. 185-190

  16. Scientific Imagination in the Middle Ages
    Perspectives on Science: Historical, Vol. 12, No. 4, Winter 2004, pp. 394-423

  17. "The medieval church encounters the classical tradition: Saint Augustine, Roger Bacon, and the handmaiden metaphor," When science & Christianity meet; When science & Christianity meet
    Chicago ; London: Univ of Chicago Pr, 2003 7-32,288-291

  18. Tracing the Logic of Force: Roger Bacon's De Multiplicatione specierum
    Epoche: A Journal for the History of Philosophy, Vol. 8, No. 1, Fall 2003, pp. 103-120

  19. Adelard of Bath and Roger Bacon: early English natural philosophers and scientists [Adelard of Bath et Roger Bacon : les premiers spécialistes en philosophie et science naturelles anglais]
    Endeavour (English ed.), Vol. 26, No. 2, 2002, pp. 70-74

  20. Lead and Tin in Arabic Alchemy
    Arabic Sciences and Philosophy: A Historical Journal, Vol. 12, No. 1, March 2002, pp. 139-153

  21. Hypothetical Syllogistic and Stoic Logic
    Dissertation, 2000

  22. Bringing astronomical instruments back to earth - the geographical data on medieval astrolabes (to ca.1000)
    Between demonstration and imagination: essays in the history of science and philosophy presented to John D. North, Leiden, Boston, Köln, Brill, 1999 3-53

  23. Conversations with His Nephew: On the Same and the Different, Questions on Natural Science, and On Birds
    Anales del Seminario de Historia de la Filosofia, Vol. 16, 1999, pp. 318-320

  24. "1277 and Late Medieval Natural Philosophy," Was ist Philosophie im Mittelalter; Was ist Philosophie im Mittelalter
    Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1998 111-121

  25. The Discovery of Nature : The Contribution of the Chartrians to Twelfth-Century Attempts to Found a Scientia naturalis
    Traditio, Vol. 52, 1997, pp. 135-151

  26. Dragmaticon philosophiae. Summa de philosophia in vulgari
    Turnhout: Brepols, 1997 610

  27. What is the science of the soul ? A case study in the evolution of late medieval natural philosophy [Qu'est-ce que la science de l'âme? Une étude de cas dans l'évolution de la philosophie de la nature du Moyen-Age tardif]
    Synthese (Dordrecht), Vol. 110, No. 2, 1997, pp. 297-334

  28. Science and rhetoric in the middle ages : the natural philosophy of William of Conches
    Journal of the history of ideas (Print), Vol. 56, No. 1, 1995, pp. 1-24

  29. Adelard of Bath: the first English scientist
    London: British Museum Press, 1994 125

  30. Some Considerations of the Role of the Teaching of Philosophy in the Medieval Universities
    British Journal for the History of Philosophy, Vol. 2, No. 1, February 1994, pp. 3-18

  31. Essays in Medieval Astronomy and Optics
    Journal for the history of astronomy, Vol. 22, No. 4, 1991, pp. 322-324

  32. The Role of Comets in the Copernican Revolution
    Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, Vol. 19, September 1988, pp. 299-319