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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Suárez, Francisco, 1548-1617.
On the formal cause of substance.
Milwaukee, Wis. : Marquette University Press, c2000
|Named Person:||Francisco Suárez|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Francisco Suárez; John Kronen
|Description:||217 p. ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||Whether there are substantial forms in material things --
In what way substantial forms can come to be in and from matter --
Whether matter temporally precedes form in every eduction of the substantial form --
Whether, when form is educed from matter, it comes to be as such (per se) --
Concerning the proper nature of the substantial form and the nature of its causality --
Concerning the nature of formal causality --
What the effect of the formal cause is --
Whether the substantial form is a true cause of matter and matter is its effect --
Whether the dependence of matter on form is so great that without form matter could not be conserved even through the divine power, nor form without matter --
Whether there is only one formal cause for one substance --
On the metaphysical form, the matter that corresponds to it, and the causality it exercises.
|Series Title:||Mediaeval philosophical texts in translation, no. 36.|
|Other Titles:||De causa formali substantiali.|
|Responsibility:||Francis Suarez ; translated by John Kronen & Jeremiah Reedy ; introduction & explanatory notes by John Kronen.|