RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 518238023 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=472307 T1 Thomas Aquinas a very short introduction A1 Kerr, Fergus., PB Oxford University Press PP Oxford; New York YR 2009 SN 9780191572241 0191572241 AB Thomas Aquinas, an Italian Catholic priest in the early thirteeth century, is considered to be one of the great Christian thinkers who had, and who still has, a profound influence on Western thought. He was a controversial figure who was exposed and engaged in conflict. This Very Short Introduction looks at Aquinas in a historical context, and explores the Church and culture into which Aquinas was born. It considers Aquinas as philosopher, and looks at the relationship between philosophy and religion in the thirteenth century. Fergus Kerr, in this engaging and informative introduction, will ma.