Consiglio Nazionale Delle Ricerche

PhD at the University SAPIENZA of Rome. My research deals with the medieval roots of Descartes's dualism, focusing on the following topics: - The relationship between psychology, noetic and angelology in the 13th century, especially Thomas Aquinas, Sigier of Brabant and Duns Scotus - The influence of neoplatonic and scotist noetic on the psychology and anthropology of 16th and early 17th century: Tommaso de Vio, Francisco Toledo, Conimbricenses, Francisco Suarez, Charles François Abra de Raçonis, Jean de Silhon, Scipion Dupleix, etc. - Late scholastic theories about union of soul and body, perseitas of the union, immortality of the soul, …

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