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Single Idea 16715

[catalogued under 1. Philosophy / C. History of Philosophy / 3. Earlier European Philosophy / d. Renaissance philosophy]

Full Idea

In certain limited circles in Italy, Plato made an impact in the fifteenth century, but his influence never came close to challenging Aristotle's.

Gist of Idea

Plato only made an impact locally in 15th century Italy


Robert Pasnau (Metaphysical Themes 1274-1671 [2011], 20.2)

Book Reference

Pasnau,Robert: 'Metaphysical Themes 1274-1671' [OUP 2011], p.442