Peter of Spain: Summaries of Logic: Text, Translation, Introduction, and Notes

2015.05.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Brian P. Copenhaver with Calvin G. Normore and Terence Parsons, Peter of Spain: Summaries of Logic: Text, Translation,
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2015.05.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Brian P. Copenhaver with Calvin G. Normore and Terence Parsons, Peter of Spain: Summaries of Logic: Text, Translation, Introduction, and Notes, Oxford University Press, 2014, 547pp., $110.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199669585. Reviewed by E. Jennifer Ashworth, University of Waterloo This new version of Peter of Spain's Summaries of Logic is one of the most exciting contributions to the history of medieval logic in recent years, not because it presents any dramatic discoveries, but because it introduces an important work to a public wider than that of dedicated scholars able to read Latin. It contains not only a slightly emended version of the landmark edition of the Latin text produced by L. M. de Rijk in 1972, but also an accurate and readable translation of that text, together with a substantial introduction and even more substantial footnotes that place Peter in the context of his predecessors and contemporaries,. . .

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