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INTRODUCTION

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CHAPTER I – DOCTA, GRAUE, AND CONTROVERSIAL
1.1. The Importance of a Correct Introduction to Philosophy
1.2. Dialectics (Logic in a Broader Sense), Cognition, and Metaphysics
1.3. Fonseca’s Allegiances
1.4. Aristotle’s Passages
1.5. Citations of Other Authors

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CHAPTER II – UNIVERSALS

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2.1. Fonseca on Universals
2.1.1. The Common Nature
2.1.2. The Unity of Universals
2.1.3. The Aptitude to Be in Several Items
2.1.4. The Role of the Intellect

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2.2. Conclusion

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CHAPTER III – INTERNAL SENSES AND ABSTRACTION

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3.1. The Powers of the Soul
3.1.1. Galen and Francisco Valles
3.1.2. Toledo and Suárez
3.1.3. Fonseca on Internal Senses

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3.2. Abstraction and Cognition
3.2.1. Fonseca on Abstraction and Cognition

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3.3. Conclusion

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CHAPTER IV – PORPHYRY’S ISAGOGE IN THE LATER SIXTEENTH CENTURY 161
4.0.1. Recent Literature on the Isagoge
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4.0.2. Commentary tradition
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4.1 The Isagoge in Fonseca’s Commentaries on the Metaphysics
4.1.1. The Relation of Universals and Particulars
4.1.2. The Five Common Kinds or the Predicables
4.1.3. Genus and Species
4.1.4. Differentias
4.1.5. Properties and Accidents

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4.2 Conclusion

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GENERAL CONCLUSION

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BIBLIOGRAPHY

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