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The pocket Aquinas; selections from the writings of St. Thomas.

Author: Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Vernon J Bourke
Publisher: New York, Washington Square Press [1960]
Series: Washington Square Press book, W575.
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"St. Thomas Aquinas was a man of genius living at a time when Western intellectualism and education reached a peak in the first flowering of the great universities. He is considered today a model of what the open-minded student may achieve in rethinking the problems of reality, knowledge, and human life with the aid of what is best in contemporary science and learning. The profound thoughts of this  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274.
Pocket Aquinas.
New York, Washington Square Press [1960]
(OCoLC)646976976
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Vernon J Bourke
ISBN: 0671421417 9780671421410 0671739913 9780671739911
OCLC Number: 1047618
Description: 372 pages 17 cm.
Contents: Knowledge and method --
Nature and philosophy --
Man and psychology --
Reality and first philosophy --
Moral life and ethics --
Society and political philosophy --
Beauty and art --
Revelation and theology.
Series Title: Washington Square Press book, W575.
Responsibility: Edited, with some passages newly translated, and a general introd. by Vernon J. Bourke.

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