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La place du savoir aristotélicien dans la geste médiévale d’Alexandre

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: L’Œuvre littéraire du Moyen Âge aux yeux de l’historien et du philologue
  • Author: Corbellari (Alain)
  • Abstract: In the medieval geste of Alexander, the character of Aristotle is embellished with numerous legendary elements. Nevertheless, the geste displays more links with the real Aristotle than is generally considered the case. As subtle as they may be, these appearances trigger a reflection on key concepts in his philosophy, including “kairos” or the idea of moderation, seen in the perspective of twelfth-century literature.
  • Pages: 261 to 273
  • Last edition: 2014
  • Collection: Encounters, n° 77
  • Subcollection: Medieval civilization, n° 9

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  • ISBN: 978-2-8124-2127-3
  • ISSN: 2103-5636
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-8124-2129-7.p.0261
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 04-17-2014
  • Language: French
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