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Equivocal predication

George Herbert"s way to God

by Heather A. R. Asals

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Herbert, George, 1593-1633 -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Christian poetry, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
    • Christianity and literature -- England -- History -- 17th century,
    • Logic in literature,
    • God in literature

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHeather A.R. Asals.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3508 .A7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 145 p. ;
      Number of Pages145
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3856012M
      ISBN 100802055362
      LC Control Number81175378

      But this universal agent, whilst it is not univocal, nevertheless is not altogether equivocal, otherwise it could not produce its own likeness, but rather it is to be called an analogical agent, as all univocal predications are reduced to one first non-univocal analogical predication, which is . univocal (yo͞o-nĭv′ə-kəl) adj. Having only one meaning; unambiguous. n. A word or term having only one meaning. [From Late Latin ūnivocus: Latin ūni-, uni- + Latin vocāre, to say; see wekw- in Indo-European roots.] univ′ocally adv. univocal (ˌjuːnɪˈvəʊkəl) adj unambiguous or unmistakable n .

      A Book Excerpt on Love. Twitter Facebook Link Print. Share "I do not believe, however, that such an equivocal predication will stand the tests either of good spirituality or of good exegesis — or good Catholic tradition. If love with God isn't really like human love at all, then it can hardly be very appealing, since human love is the. creaturely languages (equivocal predication). If they were, creatures would be incapable of ever speaking about or. Hyman’s book, while highly original, will likely raise.

        Equivocal Term: A term that has more than one meaning. That is, it signifies more than one concept, and thus corresponds to more than one definition. An equivocal term has different intensions when it is used. E.g. the term "chihuahua" can signify (a) a breed of dog; (b) a state of Mexico. Equivocal Predication: George Herbert's Way to God Equivocation replaced Thomistic analogy as a means of predicting God in the minds of many seventeenth-century divines. In this study, Professor Asals analyses George Herbert’s use of language as a method of .


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Ross (Asals) available from Rakuten Kobo. Equivocation replaced Thomistic analogy as a means of predicting God in the minds of many seventeenth-century divines.

I Price: $ between univocal and equivocal predication. Consider: (1) Univocal: Socrates and Plato are both humans. (2) Equivocal: This duck has bill, and the president vetoed a bill. (3) Analogical: I’m healthy now, because I eat healthy foods.

In (3), the meaning of ‘healthy’ in the two instances isn’t the same—food isn’t healthy in. Book. Equivocal Predication Details Author(s): Heather A.R.

Ross (Asals) Publisher: University of Toronto Press eISBN. George Herbert's Way to God, Equivocal Predication, Heather A.R. Ross Asals, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division.

Des milliers de livres avec la livraison chez vous en 1 jour ou en magasin avec -5% de réduction. Equivocation replaced Thomistic analogy as a means of predicting God in the minds of many seventeenth-century divines.

In this study, Professor Asals analyses George Herbert’s use of language as a method of devotion in his major cycle poem, The Temple. Tracing the logical notion of equivocation (here the extensive us of puns and pun-like verbal devices) as prediction through other.

A Bibliography of Exegetical and Doctrinal Materials was published in Equivocal Predication on page   Read Book Online Now ?book=Read Equivocal Predication: George Herbert's Way to God PDF Free. Equivocal, Univocal, and Derivative Predication. 0 Comment. 05 Oct Posted by E.J. Hutchinson. At the beginning of his Categories, Aristotle explains the difference between “equivocal,” “univocal,” and “derivative” naming or predication: Things are said to be named ‘equivocally’ when, though they have a common name, the.

What is an Equivocal Term. Equivocal Term: A term that has a variety of different meanings. An associate equivocal term has completely different intentions once it’s used. For instance, the term “Chihuahua” will signify (a) a breed of dog; (b) a state of Mexico.

The term ‘bat’ could also be seen as an equivocal term. In fact, this section of the book in your hands is the most important few pages of the entire book so read carefully and make sure that you understand this before moving on.

We must first understand three fancy philosophical terms: univocal, equivocal, and analogical. Following in their footsteps, the medieval scholastics - most notably Thomas Aquinas - will later reformulate this notion in terms of the doctrine of analogy, extending it beyond the homonymous or equivocal predication of being to merely created things, to.

As will soon become obvious, predication is not the same as “definition.” In univocal predication, I apply a word to two things in exactly the same way. In equivocal predication, I apply the word to two things in a completely different way.

In analogical predication, I apply the word in partly the same and partly a different manner. Equivocal Predication: George Herbert's Way to God by Heather A.R. Ross (Asals) Paperback $ Paperback. $ NOOK Book. $ View All Available Formats & Editions This book establishes a new critical milieu in which Herbert may be interpreted and sheds new light on the poetry of other writers of the :   Univocal predication removes the necessary distance between Creator and created.

If any property were univocally attributed to God and created thing it would either limit God or delimit the created thing. Aquinas' Rejecting of Equivocal Predication Both Aquinas and Scotus agreed that equivocal predication lends no knowledge of God.

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Equivocal Predication: George Herbert's Way to God by Asais, Heather A.R. University of Toronto Press. ISBN See Item Details Book Price: $   Total presence breaks on the univocal predication of the exterior absolute the absolute existent (of that of which it is not possible to univocally predicate an outside, while the equivocal predication of the outside of the absolute exterior is possible of that of which the reality so predicated is not the reality, viz., of the dark/of the self Reviews: 6.

The difference between equivocal, univocal and analogical naming is that in equivocal naming only the name is the same, but the signification and the things signified are different; so for example, the word ‘pen’ can mean a writing instrument or a fenced area for pigs.

Whereas equivocal predication implies no relationship between the two things in question, the analogical and univocal forms of predication imply varying degrees or types of relationship.

Medieval theologians loved debating the issue of relation. Indeed, their considerations grew so technical that were I to gift you some of their works on the.

[Univocal, equivocal, and analogical predication; different kinds of analogy; predicates applicable only to creatures, to creatures and to God, and to God alone; the Way of Remotion; analogical predication and negative theology; Aquinas and Maimonides on what can be said or predicated of God]Book One, Chap [5], Chap [2.

Univocal predication enables atheistic critiques (e.g., Ludwig Feuerbach): the conceptions of God held by various individuals result from projecting themselves onto the divine and not from some transcendent reality. Equivocal predication opens theism to .The hardest part of writing this book was formulating the ontological argument in a way that was accessible to the reader and stating clearly (and with appropriate examples) the difference between univocal, analogical, and equivocal predication when it comes to describing the characteristics of God.