Aristotelianism



the philosophy of Aristotle.
emphasis upon deduction and upon investigation of concrete and particular things and situations.
Historical Examples

But Aristotelianism as a system soon ceased to be in vogue, and by the sixth century was no longer known.
The Mediaeval Mind (Volume I of II) Henry Osborn Taylor

People would no longer be fed on the dry crust of Aristotelianism or be satisfied with the intellectual jugglery of the Schoolmen.
The Eighteen Christian Centuries James White

Scholasticism is the Aristotelianism of medieval orthodoxy as taught in the “schools” or universities of Western Europe.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 8 Various

The whole movement is little else than a chapter in the history of Aristotelianism.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 3 Various

If Averrhosm differs from Aristotelianism, it does not differ consciously.
Medival Heresy and the Inquisition A. S. Turberville

Aristotelianism approved itself as the controversial instrument, and in due course held the field alone.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 8 Various

The mingling of Aristotelianism and religion in the scholastic theology Luther had assailed.
Edward Caldwell Moore Edward Moore

This deep metaphysical divergence was the prime cause of the transition from Platonism to Aristotelianism.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 5 Various

The difficulty was increased with the advent of Aristotelianism in the thirteenth century.
Medival Heresy and the Inquisition A. S. Turberville

Aristotelianism, however, did not reign without a rival even in the later Middle Ages.
History of Modern Philosophy Alfred William Benn

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