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Published: 18 October 2001

498 Pages


ISBN: 9780199246540

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The Metaphysics of Creation

Aquinas's Natural Theology in Summa contra gentiles II

Norman Kretzmann

Clarendon Press

  • the magnum opus of an eminent philosopher
  • reveals the enduring richness of Aquinas's thought
  • discusses the existence of the universe and the origins of life
  • sets out Aquinas's philosophy of mind
  • this is living philosophy, not just a historical exercise
  • no expertise in Latin or medieval studies required, nor any religious disposition
  • issued simultaneously with the companion volume The Metaphysics of Theism