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The quantity addresses the ancient context of Henry, e.g. his writings and his participation within the occasions of 1277; examines Henrys theology, metaphysics, epistemology, and ethics; and reports Henrys impression on John Duns Scotus and Pico della Mirandola.

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F. , ff. ra–rb), (Etude sur l’authenticité de l’oeuvre. Etude et texte des Questions sur les livres I et II) (Université Catholique de Louvain. Institut Supérieur de philosophie. , (Louvain, ), pp. , “Authenticité des commentaries de Paris et de Bologne sur la Physique attribuées à Henri de Gand,” La Filosofia della natura nel medioevo (Atti del terzo Congresso Internazionale de Filosofia medioevale, Passo della Mendola (Trento),  agosto– settembre ), (Milano, ), pp. –.

Especially p. ; Roland Hissette, Enquête sur les  articles condamnés à Paris le  mars  (Philosophes médiévaux, ; Louvain, ), p. . J. Paulus, J. Gómez Caffarena and P. Porro are less affirmative: Jean Paulus, “Les disputes d’Henri de Gand et Gilles de Rome sur la distinction de l’essence et de l’existence”, Archives d’histoire doctrinale et littéraire du moyen âge, – (–), pp. –, especially p. ; José Gómez Caffarena, Ser participado y ser subsistente en la metafisica de Enrique de Gante (Analecta Gregoriana, ; Roma, ), p.

Mandonnet: ) with art.  (Mandonnet: ). This admission becomes significant in the light of another one: Henry clearly says that art. , p. , ll. –. , ll. –: “Quod si hoc error est, patet re vera quod illi multum errant qui ponunt in angelis esse materiam . ”. Italics mine. —Le Correctorium Corruptorii “Quare” (Bibliothèque thomiste, ; Le Saulchoir, ), pp. –. 34 Hissette, Enquête (see n. ), p. . 35 Henry of Ghent, Quodlibet II, q. , ed. R. Wielockx, (Leuven, ), p.

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