HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL PHILOSOPHY

HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL PHILOSOPHY

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Code
65153
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
9 credits during the 3nd year of 8455 Philosophy (L-5) GENOVA

9 credits during the 2nd year of 8459 History (L-42) GENOVA

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
M-FIL/08
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Philosophy)
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

 

The course offers an overview of medieval philosophy from its origins to the crisis of Scholasticism, by analyzing different schools and authors and, by referring constantly to texts and by analyzing the context of philosophical themes and works.

 


AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Having a good grasp of the authors, currents, texts and themes that are relevant in the history of medieval philosophy.
Being able to read and comment some major works of medieval philosophy.
Being able to analyze the medieval reflection on methaphysics (in particulary, through readings on the subject from Siger of Brabant).


AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Having a good grasp of the authors, currents, texts and themes that are relevant in the history of medieval philosophy.
Being able to read and comment some major works of medieval philosophy.
Being able to analyze the medieval reflection on methaphysics (in particulary, through readings on the subject from Siger of Brabant).


PREREQUISITES

To know basic livel of history of philosophy, in particular of ancient and medieval history of philosophy.

Teaching methods

Frontal lesson, eventually by Microsoft Teams, cod.: 6z2ilqd.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Contents for students who are taking the 6-CFU course

_Notions of history of medieval philosophy.
_Reading and commentary of some major works of medieval philosophy.

Contents for students who are taking the 9-CFU course

_Notions of history of medieval philosophy.
_Reading and commentary of some major works of medieval philosophy.
_Medieval reflection on methaphysics, readings on the subject from Siger of Brabant.


RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Reccomended reading/bibliography for students who are taking the 6-CFU course

_M. Pereira, La filosofia nel Medioevo. Secoli VI-XV, Carocci, Roma 2008; oppure: un altro manuale concordato col docente.
_ Filosofia medievale, a cura di M. Bettetini - L. Bianchi - C. Marmo - P. Porro, Cortina, Milano 2004.

Reccomended reading/bibliography for students who are taking the 9-CFU course

_M. Pereira, La filosofia nel Medioevo. Secoli VI-XV, Carocci, Roma 2008; oppure: un altro manuale concordato col docente.
_ Filosofia medievale, a cura di M. Bettetini - L. Bianchi - C. Marmo - P. Porro, Cortina, Milano 2004.

_Sigieri di Brabante, L’eternità del mondo. De aeternitate mundi, introduzione, traduzione e note a cura di A. Vella, presentazione di P. Porro, postfazione di C. Martello, (Machina philosophorum. Testi e studi dalle culture euromediterranee, 20) Officina di Studi Medievali, Palermo 2009.

_F.X. Putallaz, R. Imbach, Professione filosofo. Sigieri di Brabante, trad. it. A. Tombolini, (Eredità medievale, ’98/12) ISTeM/Jaca Book, Milano 1998.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: I Semester: after lessons, or in other time with one accord (zoppimatteo@unige.it). II Semester: Via Balbi, 4, on second floor, every Wednesday from 14 to 15.  

Exam Board

MATTEO ZOPPI (President)

LETTERIO MAURO

MARCO DAMONTE (Substitute)

ELISABETTA CATTANEI (Substitute)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Frontal lesson, eventually by Microsoft Teams, cod.: 6z2ilqd.

LESSONS START

 

September 22, 2020


ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

Vedi anche:

HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL PHILOSOPHY

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral exam

Assessment methods

Oral exam

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
13/05/2021 14:00 GENOVA Compitino Nel caso in cui, per disposizione dell'Ateneo, l'appello d'esame dovesse svolgersi in remoto mediante la piattaforma elettronica Microsoft Teams, il codice d accesso sarà il seguente: 6z2ilqd
13/05/2021 14:00 GENOVA Orale Nel caso in cui, per disposizione dell'Ateneo, l'appello d'esame dovesse svolgersi in remoto mediante la piattaforma elettronica Microsoft Teams, il codice d accesso sarà il seguente: 6z2ilqd
03/06/2021 09:00 GENOVA Compitino
03/06/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale
25/06/2021 09:00 GENOVA Compitino
25/06/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale
15/07/2021 09:00 GENOVA Compitino
15/07/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale
16/09/2021 09:00 GENOVA Compitino
16/09/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale

FURTHER INFORMATION

Students who cannot attend lessons are invited to contact the theacher (zoppimatteo@unige.it).