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Heidegger, l’ontothéologie et les structures médiévales de la métaphysique”, in: C. Esposito / P. ), Heidegger e i medievali, Quaestio 1 (2001), pp. 379–406. 32 Cf. , prooem. (cf. n. 13), p. 1: “Unde restat quod in una communi scientia huiusmodi tractentur. [I]sta scientia [. ] non tamen considerat quodlibet eorum ut subiectum, sed ipsum solum ens commune”. , n. 18 (cf. n. 14), p. 9: “Et hanc scientiam vocamus metaphysicam, quae dicitur a ‘meta’, quod est ‘trans’, et ‘ycos’ ‘scientia’, quasi transcendens scientia, quia est de transcendentibus”.
Aertsen science? The question as to the “proper subject” of metaphysics is the specific contribution that medieval commentators made to the ongoing debate on the nature and unity of this discipline. 23 He starts his work with an inquiry into the “subject” of First Philosophy, which is crucial in his endeavour to give metaphysics a solid scientific basis and unity. 24 Avicenna was the first to raise what would become the “basic question” of medieval metaphysics. Another aim of this question was to distinguish metaphysics from the other sciences, for the subject of a science also distinguishes it from other sciences.
4 (ll. : “Quod autem erronea sit haec opinio, constat per hoc quod nihil idem quaesitum est et subiectum in scientia aliqua; deus autem et divina separata quaeruntur in scientia ista; subiecta igitur esse non possunt”. Cf. Avicenna latinus, Liber de philosophia prima, I, c. 1 (cf. n. 24), p. 4: “Dico igitur impossibile esse ut ipse Deus sit subiectum huius scientiae, quoniam subiectum omnis scientiae est res quae conceditur esse, et ipsa scientia non inquirit nisi dispositiones illius subiecti [.