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By Eleonore Stump

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Few philosophers or theologians exerted as a lot impression at the form of medieval suggestion as Thomas Aquinas. He ranks among the main recognized of the Western philosophers and was once liable for virtually single-handedly bringing the philosophy of Aristotle into concord with Christianity. He was once additionally one of many first philosophers to argue that philosophy and theology might aid one another. the form of metaphysics, theology, and Aristotelian inspiration this present day nonetheless bears the imprint of Aquinas' work.

In this huge and deeply researched learn, Eleonore Stump examines Aquinas' significant works, Summa Theologiae and Summa Contra Gentiles, and basically assesses the giant diversity of Aquinas' inspiration. Philosophers, theologians, and scholars of the medieval interval alike will locate this unrivalled examine an necessary source in discovering and educating Aquinas.

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