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The ethics of Aquinas

The ethics of Aquinas

Author: Stephen J Pope
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, ©2002.
Series: Moral traditions series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
In this comprehensive anthology, twenty-seven outstanding scholars from North America and Europe address every major aspect of Thomas Aquinas' understanding of morality and comment on his remarkable legacy. The opening chapters introduce readers to the sources, methods and major themes of Aquinas' ethics. The second part of the book provides an extended discussion of ideas in the Second Part of the Summa Theologiae,  Read more...

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Named Person: Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Thomas, d'Aquin saint; Thomas, d'Aquin saint; Thomas av Aquino, helgon; Thomas, von Aquin.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J Pope
ISBN: 0878408886 9780878408887
OCLC Number: 47838307
Description: xv, 496 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: The setting of the Summa theologiae of St. Thomas--
revisited / Leonard E. Boyle, O.P. --
The sources of the ethics of St. Thomas Aquinas / Servais-Théodore Pinckaers, O.P. --
Overview of the ethics of Thomas Aquinas / Stephen J. Pope --
Happiness / Georg Wieland --
The will and its acts / David M. Gallagher --
Good and evil in human acts / Daniel Westberg --
The passions of the soul / Kevin White --
Habits and virtues / Bonnie Kent --
The intellectual virtues / Gregory M. Reichber --
Vice and sin / Eileen Sweeney --
Natural law and human law / Clifford G. Kossel, S.J. --
The old law and the new law / Pamela M. Hall --
Grace / Theo Kobusch --
The theological virtue of faith: an invitation to an ecclesial life of truth / Stephen F. Brown --
The theological virtue of hope / Romanus Cessario, O.P. --
The theological virtue of charity / Eberhard Schockenhoff --
The virtue of prudence / James F. Keenan, S.J. --
The virtue of justice / Jean Porter --
Sins against justice / Martin Rhonheimer --
The virtue of courage / R.E. Houser --
The virtue of temperance / Diana Fritz Cates --
Charisms, forms, and states of life / Serge-Thomas Bonino, O.P. --
Interpreting Thomas Aquinas: aspects of the Dominican school of moral theology in the twentieth century / Thomas F. O'Meara, O.P. --
Interpreting Thomas Aquinas: aspects of the redemptorist and Jesuit schools in the twentieth century / Raphael Gallagher, C. SS. R --
Thomistic moral philosophy in the twentieth century / Clifford G. Kossel, S.J. --
Interpretations of Aquinas's ethics since Vatican II / Thomas S. Hibbs --
The evaluation of goods and the estimation of consequences: Aquinas on the determination of the morally good / Ludger Honnefelder --
Lonergan and Aquinas: the postmodern problematic of theology and ethics / Frederick G. Lawerence.
Series Title: Moral traditions series.
Responsibility: Stephen J. Pope, editor.
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