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However, by the mid-to-late 16th century, even the universities, though still dominated by Scholasticism, began to demand that Aristotle be read in accurate texts edited according to the principles of Renaissance philology, thus setting the stage for Galileo's quarrels with the outmoded habits of Scholasticism. Sometimes the humanistic approach is called phenomenological. When the humanity of a single man, Macbeth, becomes corrupt, the entire order of the universe is disrupted.

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Publisher: MIT Press (December 17, 2013)


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