by James A. Weisheipl edited by Carroll, William C.
Catholic University of America Press, 2018 eISBN: 978-0-8132-3095-5 | Paper: 978-0-8132-3094-8
ABOUT THIS BOOK | TOC
ABOUT THIS BOOK The essays contained in this volume illustrate the work of Fr. James A. Weisheipl, whose writing and teaching have resulted in important additions to our understanding of nature and motion.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
I. The Concept of Nature
II. Natural and Compulsory Movement
III. Galileo and the Principle of Inertia
IV. The Principle Omne Quod Movetur Ab Alio Movetur in Medieval Physics
V. The Specter of Motor Coniunctus in Medieval Physics
VI. Motion in a Void: Aquinas and Averroes
VII. The Celestial Movers in Medieval Physics
VIII. The Commentary of St. Thomas on the De Caelo of Aristotle
IX. Classification of the Sciences in Medieval Thought
X. The Evolution of Scientific Method
XI. Medieval Natural Philosophy and Modern Science
In Memoriam: The Very Reverend James A. Weisheipl, O.P., 1923-1984
Selected Bibliography of the Works of James A. Weisheipl, O.P.