The Catholic University of America

School of Philosophy

The Catholic University of America

Fall 1999 Lecture Series


The Impact of Aristotelianism on Modern Philosophy


September 10                            Edward P. Mahoney, Duke University
                                                 Aristotle and Renaissance Philosophy
September 17                            Antonino Poppi, Università di Padova
                                                 Zabarella or Aristotelianism as a Rigorous Science
September 24                            Alfredo Ferrarin, Boston University
                                                 Hegel on Aristotelian Nous
October 1                                  Christia Mercer, Columbia University
                                                 Leibniz’s Aristotelianism and His Concept of Wisdom
October 8                                  Michael Davis, Sarah Lawrence College
                                                 Tragedy in the Philosophic Age of the Greeks:
                                                 Aristotle’s Reply to Nietzsche
October 15                                Richard Velkley, The Catholic University of America
                                                 Speech, Imagination, Origins: Rousseau and the Political Animal
October 22                                Riccardo Pozzo, The Catholic University of America
                                                 Kant on the Five Intellectual Virtues
October 29                                William A. Wallace, University of Maryland
                                                 The Influence of Aristotle in Galileo’s Logic and Its Use in His Science
November 5                              Richard Cobb-Stevens, Boston College
                                                 The Presence of Aristotelian Nous in Husserl’s Philosophy
November 12                             Stanley Rosen, Boston University
                                                 Aristotle and Heidegger: Phronesis or Ontology?
November 19                             Daniel Dahlstrom, Boston University
                                                 Wittgenstein’s Intellectual Virtues
December 3                               Enrico Berti, Università di Padova
                                                 The Reception of Aristotle's Intellectual Virtues in Gadamer
                                                 and the Hermeneutic Philosophy




All lectures are held at 2:00 p.m. in the Life Cycle Institute Auditorium at
The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., 20064. 

This series is made possible by the support of the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation and the George Dougherty Foundation. 

For further information, contact the Office of the Interim Dean, School of Philosophy, 202-319-5259,