aristotle

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Arabian physician and influential Islamic philosopher; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037) Abu Ali al-Husain ibn Abdallah ibn Sina , Avicenna , ibn-Sina
Arabian philosopher born in Spain; wrote detailed commentaries on Aristotle that were admired by the Schoolmen (1126-1198) Abul-Walid Mohammed ibn-Ahmad Ibn-Mohammed ibn-Roshd , Averroes , ibn-Roshd
follower of Aristotle or an adherent of Aristotelianism Aristotelean , Aristotelian , Peripatetic
syllogistic logic of Aristotle as developed by Boethius in the Middle Ages Aristotelian logic
(philosophy) the philosophy of Aristotle that deals with logic and metaphysics and ethics and poetics and politics and natural science Aristotelianism
English classical scholar noted for his translations of Plato and Aristotle (1817-1893) Benjamin Jowett , Jowett
(Aristotle) the state of something that is fully realized; actuality as opposed to potentiality entelechy
ancient Athenian philosopher; pupil of Socrates; teacher of Aristotle (428-347 BC) Plato
system of philosophy dominant in medieval Europe; based on Aristotle and the Church Fathers Scholasticism
ancient town of Greece where Aristotle was born Stagira , Stagirus
presocratic Greek philosopher and astronomer (who predicted an eclipse in 585 BC) who was said by Aristotle to be the founder of physical science; he held that all things originated in water (624-546 BC) Thales , Thales of Miletus
Greek philosopher who was a student of Aristotle and who succeeded Aristotle as the leader of the Peripatetics (371-287 BC) Theophrastus
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