medieval philosophy

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medieval philosophy:

see scholasticismscholasticism
, philosophy and theology of Western Christendom in the Middle Ages. Virtually all medieval philosophers of any significance were theologians, and their philosophy is generally embodied in their theological writings.
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Etienne Gilson, "Self Knowledge and Christian Socratism" in Gilson, The Spirit of Mediaeval Philosophy (New York: Scribner, 1936), 211-12, 19.
He accepts that mediaeval philosophy is not easy: it had its own lingua franca (Latin) and was written by a small group of professional, academic writers.