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Department of History

Staff Profile

Dr Nicola Polloni - all publications

Authored book

  • 2017 Domingo Gundisalvo. Una introducción, Editorial Sindéresis.
  • 2013 Domingo Gundisalvo, filósofo de frontera, Fundación Ignacio Larramendi.
  • Submitted Glimpses of the Invisible: Doctrines and Sources of Dominicus Gundissalinus’s Metaphysics, PIMS.

Chapter in book

  • 2018 'The Toledan Translation Movement and Gundissalinus: Some Remarks on His Activity and Presence in Castile', in Beale-Rivaya, Y. & Busic, J. (eds.), Companion to Medieval Toledo. Shared Common Places (Toledo, 711-1517).
  • 2017 'Toledan Ontologies: Gundissalinus, Ibn Daud, and the Problems of Gabirolian Hylomorphism', in Fidora, A. & Polloni, N. (eds.), Appropriation, Interpretation and Criticism: Philosophical and Theological Exchanges Between the Arabic, Hebrew and Latin Intellectual Traditions, Fidem, pp. 19-49
  • 2016 'Aristotle in Toledo: Gundissalinus, the Arabs, and Gerard of Cremona's Translations', in Burnett, Charles & Mantas, Pedro (eds.), ‘Ex Oriente Lux’. Translating Words, Scripts and Styles in the Medieval Mediterranean World, CNERU - The Warburg Institute, pp. 147-185
  • 2013 'Natura vero assimilatur quaternario: numerologia e neoplatonismo nel ‘De Processione Mundi’ di Dominicus Gundissalinus', in Fuertes Herrenos, J.L. & Poncela González, A. (eds.), De Natura. La naturaleza en la Edad Media, Húmus.

Edited book

Journal Article

  • 2017 'Gundissalinus and Avicenna: Some Remarks on an Intricate Philosophical Connection', Documenti e Studi sulla Tradizione Filosofica Medievale
  • 2016 'Gundissalinus on Necessary Being: Textual and Doctrinal Alterations in the Exposition of Avicenna’s Metaphysics', Arabic Sciences and Philosophy 26, pp. 129-160
  • 2016 'Gundissalinus's Application of al-Fārābi's Metaphysical Programme. A Case of Epistemological Transfer', Mediterranea. International Journal on the Transfer of Knowledge 1, pp. 69-106
  • 2015 'Elementi per una biografia di Dominicus Gundisalvi', Archives d’Histoire Doctrinale et Littèraire du Moyen Âge 82, 7-22.
  • 2015 'Thierry of Chartres and Gundissalinus on Spiritual Substance: The Problem of Hylomorphic Composition', Bulletin de Philosophie Médiévale 57, pp. 35-57
  • 2013 'Il ‘De processione mundi’ di Gundissalinus: prospettive per un’analisi genetico-dottrinale', Annali di Studi Umanistici 1, pp. 25-38