medieval philosophy

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medieval philosophy:

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, 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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His father was very keen for him to read law, but instead he took take up mediaeval philosophy and literature at the University of Turin.
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.