Forming The Mind

Essays on the Internal Senses and the Mind/Body Problem from Avicenna to the Medical Enlightenment

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6083-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-6084-7 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-IX

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    Pages 1-15

    Introduction: The Mind/Body Problem and Late Medieval Conceptions of the Soul

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    Pages 17-26

    Memory and Recollection in IBN SÎNÂ’S and IBN Rushd’S Philosophical Texts Translated into Latin in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries: A Perspective on the Doctrine of the Internal Senses in Arabic Psychological Science

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    Pages 27-57

    Imagination and Experience in the Sensory Soul and Beyond: Richard Rufus, Roger Bacon & Their Contemporaries

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    Pages 59-92

    The Soul as an Entity: Dante, Aquinas, and Olivi

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    Pages 93-108

    Self-Knowledge and Cognitive Ascent: Thomas Aquinas and Peter Olivi on the KK–THESIS

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    Pages 109-128

    The Invention of Singular Thought

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    Pages 129-147

    John Buridan on the Immateriality of the Intellect

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    Pages 149-167

    How Matter Becomes Mind: Late-Medieval Theories of Emergence

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    Pages 169-186

    Passions and Old Men in Renaissance Gerontology

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    Pages 187-205

    Why Isn’t the Mind-Body Problem Medieval?

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    Pages 207-235

    Matter, Mind, and Hylomorphism in IBN Gabirol and Spinoza

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    Pages 237-262

    Cajetan and Suarez on Agent Sense: Metaphysics and Epistemology in Late Aristotelian Thought

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    Pages 263-281

    Is Descartes’ Body A Mode of Mind?

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    Pages 283-310

    Mind and Extension (Descartes, Hobbes, More)

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    Pages 311-325

    Emotional Pathologies and Reason in French Medical Enlightenment

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 327-345