Gerard of Abbeville

(d. 1272)

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(d. 1272) Secular theologian, he founded the college of Sorbonne with Robert of Sorbonne.

Following William of St-Amour, he disputed against the possibility of mendicant teaching at the University of Paris, namely, against Thomas Aquinas. See also friars.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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