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By Brian Davies,Leonard Boyle,Victor White,John Wippel,Peter Geach,Robert Pasnau,Anthony Kenny,Herbert McCabe,Eleonore Stump,Bonnie Kent,Fergus Kerr

Thomas Aquinas (1224/6-1274) was once at the start a Christian theologian. but he used to be additionally one of many maximum philosophers of the center a while. Drawing on classical authors, and incorporating principles from Jewish and Arab assets, he got here to provide a rounded and lasting account of the beginning of the universe and of the issues to be discovered inside of it, specifically humans. Aquinas wrote many works, yet his maximum fulfillment is absolutely the Summa Theologiae. This provides his so much mature considering and is the easiest advent to his philosophical (and theological) principles. Few secondary books on Aquinas concentration completely at the Summa, however the current quantity does simply that. together with paintings by way of the very best Aquinas students of the final part decade, it offers an effective creation to at least one of the landmarks of western thinking.

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