The Theory of Synchronic Contingency as a Key to the Lectura

  • John Duns Scotus
Part of the The New Synthese Historical Library book series (SYNL, volume 42)


The expositions on Lectura I 39 given above can now be completed by seeing this distinction in the Lectura as a whole.


Individual Essence Logical Priority Potency Actualise Aristotelian Logic Medieval Philosophy 
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  1. 80.
    On this point, see among others: S. Knuuttila, ‘Being qua being in Thomas Aquinas and John Duns Scotus’, in: S. Knuuttila, J. Hintikka (eds.), The logic of being, Historical studies,Dordrecht/Boston/Lancaster/Tokyo 1986, (201–222) 211.Google Scholar

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