Albertus Magnus


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Al·ber·tus Mag·nus

 (ăl-bûr′təs măg′nəs), Saint Originally Albert, Count von Bollstadt. 1206?-1280.
German religious philosopher who sought to apply Aristotelian methods to current scientific questions. He is also noted as the teacher of Thomas Aquinas.

Albertus Magnus

(ælˈbɜːtəs ˈmæɡnəs)
n
(Biography) Saint. original name Albert, Count von Böllstadt. ?1193–1280, German scholastic philosopher; teacher of Thomas Aquinas and commentator on Aristotle. Feast day: Nov 15

Al•ber•tus Mag•nus

(ælˈbɜr təs ˈmæg nəs)
n.
Saint (Count von Bollstädt), 1193?–1280, German scholastic philosopher: teacher of Saint Thomas Aquinas.
Al•ber′tist, n.
References in classic literature ?
When I returned home my first care was to procure the whole works of this author, and afterwards of Paracelsus and Albertus Magnus. I read and studied the wild fancies of these writers with delight; they appeared to me treasures known to few besides myself.
All that he said threw greatly into the shade Cornelius Agrippa, Albertus Magnus, and Paracelsus, the lords of my imagination; but by some fatality the overthrow of these men disinclined me to pursue my accustomed studies.
They were the works of philosophers of the middle ages, such as Albertus Magnus, Cornelius Agrippa, Paracelsus, and the famous friar who created the prophetic Brazen Head.
He pays little attention to the distinction between dream and vision, he says, though his sections on Arabic Aristotelians and Albertus Magnus have something to say about it.
Detailing Putnam's close relationships with Aaron Burr, Alexander Hamilton, and John and Abigail Adams, "Major General Israel Putnam: Hero of the American Revolution" by Robert Ernest Hubbard (who is a retired professor from Albertus Magnus College in New Haven, Connecticut, an adjunct faculty member in the college's Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program, and who has long been webmaster for web sites on General Israel Putnam) is the first full-length biography of Putnam in more than a century and re-examines the life of a revolutionary whose seniority in the Continental Army was second only to that of George Washington.
Desde el primer punto de vista, tal vez el punto de partida que ha originado la hermeneutica de la 'radical autonomia' de la Filosofia Practica de Alberto haya sido su postulacion a favor de la 'clara delimitacion' de los saberes (ALBERTUS MAGNUS, 1894) (2).
He holds a master's degree from Albertus Magnus College New Haven, CT.
Furman, an art therapist who teaches at the School of Visual Arts and Albertus Magnus College and clinical coordinator in psychiatric, educational, and community-based programs with children, adults, and families, offers a guide for art therapists and graduate students that addresses ethical issues relating to sexuality, cognitively impaired clients, the electronic transmission of confidential information and artwork, exchanging gifts, physical contact, and spirituality.
WEISHEIPL (ed.), Albertus Magnus and the Sciences: Commemorative Essays 1980 (Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, Toronto, 1980) 13-51.
of Tennessee-Chattanooga) has translated several works by Saint Albertus Magnus (1193?-1280), and here presents Liber de causis proprietatum elementorum, a commentary on a work in Arabic that was mistakenly attributed to Aristotle during his time.
The first recorded incident of a double egg dates back to 1250 when a monk called Albertus Magnus wrote about his experience but Murt's hen may have created a first for Ireland.