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Kilwardby, Robert
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(died Sep 10, 1279, Viterbo). The first reliable date from his life is his election as provincial master of the English Dominicans in September 1261. Working back, earlier dates may be deduced: studies at the Parisian faculty of arts in the 1230s, M.A. around 1237, lectureships in Paris until the mid-1240s, then return to England and entry into the Order of Preachers, theological studies in Oxford (c. 1252–1254 lecturer on the Sentences), Magister regens of theology in 1254. Having been elected archbishop of Canterbury in 1272, Robert Kilwardby t…

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Köpf, Ulrich, “Kilwardby, Robert”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 14 August 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_025011>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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