Vita Contemplativa

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Contemplative life, Latin term used by Augustine and the scholastics and derived from the Greek philosophical concept of βίος θεωρητικός; it was introduced by Aristotle and developed by the Stoics ...

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

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