by University of Pennsylvania Dept. of History and Sociology of Science in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English
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The Place of John Dumbleton in the Merton School. James Weisheipl. Isis (). The Place of John Dumbleton in the Merton School. James A. Weisheipl. Isis 50 (4) (). John of Dumbleton is recorded to have become a fellow at Merton College, Oxford (ca. –9) and to have studied with the likes of William Heytesbury, Thomas Bradwardine, and Richard Swineshead. These four medieval scholastics held a common bond in that their study interests were in a similar field, but the method of study which brought these fellows into the same sphere of learning was of a more . Abstract. John Dumbleton’s large Summa of Logic and Natural Philosophy is a superb exemplar of the state of teaching in the faculty of arts at Oxford in the second quarter of the fourteenth century. It covers several topics of logic and many of Aristotle’s natural philosophical works, interspersed with the methods that were typical of the so-called Oxford Calculators.
Virtually nothing is known of John of Dumbleton’s life. His name suggests that he may have come from the Gloucestershire village of Dumbleton. He is mentioned as a fellow of Merton College, Oxford, at various dates between and , and in he was named as one of the original fellows of Queen’s College, but he could not have been there. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. John Dumbleton’s large Summa of Logic and Natural Philosophy is a superb exemplar of the state of teaching in the faculty of arts at Oxford in the second quarter of the fourteenth century. List of people with the surname DUMBLETON. There are people with the last name DUMBLETON displayed over 8 pages. You are viewing page 1.
JOHN DUMBLETON was born on month day , at birth place, to John Bates DUMBLETON and HANNAH DUMBLETON (born TUFFERY). John was born on May 9 , in W.o.t.G. Oxon England. HANNAH was born on June 5 , in Weston on Green Oxfordshire England. Dumbleton is a village and civil parish in the English county of village is roughly 20 miles from the city of village is known to have existed in the time of Æthelred I who granted land to Abingdon Abbey, and it is mentioned in the Domesday Book. The Place of John Dumbleton in the Merton School James A. Weisheipi, O.P. Thomas Salusbury Discovered Jacob Zeitlin On the Presumed Darwinism of Alberuni Eight Hundred Years before Darwin Jan Z. Wilczynski Grosseteste and an Ancient Optical Principle Colhn M. Turbayne Newton's Electric Spirit: Four Oddities Marie Boas Hall & A. Rupert Hall. John Dumbleton, fellow of Merton College, Oxford. See J. A. WEISHEIPL, The Place of John Dumbleton in the Merton School, «Isis», l (), at p. «Throughout the Summa Dumbleton was particularly concerned with intention and remission of all such motions [i.e. alterations] ; .