Walter Chatton On Future Contingents

Author: Jon Bornholdt
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In Walter Chatton on Future Contingents, Jon Bornholdt presents the first full-length translation, commentary, and analysis of the various attempts by Chatton (14th century C.E.) to solve the ancient problem of the status and significance of statements about the future.
Walter Chatton on Future Contingents
Language: en
Pages: 552
Authors: Jon Bornholdt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-06 - Publisher: BRILL

In Walter Chatton on Future Contingents, Jon Bornholdt presents the first full-length translation, commentary, and analysis of the various attempts by Chatton (14th century C.E.) to solve the ancient problem of the status and significance of statements about the future.
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Language: en
Pages: 280
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Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-06 - Publisher: Routledge

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Language: en
Pages: 368
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Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Routledge

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Categories: Philosophy
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Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Alexander W. Hall
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-22 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

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