William of Auxerre

(d. 1231)

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(d. 1231),

Scholastic theologian. He taught at Paris. He was a member of the Commission appointed by Gregory IX to examine and amend the physical treatises of Aristotle, and was himself among the first to make use of Aristotle's newly discovered works, especially in his Summa Aurea.

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

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