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This e-book introduces readers to Thomistic philosophy via chosen subject matters akin to being, God, teleology, fact, people and information, ethics, and universals. John Peterson discusses metaphysics and the essence-existence contrast and provides what he believes is Aquinas’ most powerful theistic facts. He deals a brand new protection Aquinas’ proposal of average ends in accordance with the excellence among immanent and temporary swap. Unveiling the complexity of Aquinas’ account of fact, Peterson exhibits the hierarchical degrees of fact within the considered St. Thomas. The publication explains why Aquinas might reject Cartesian dualism in addition to either materialism and epiphenomenalism at the body-mind factor. protecting the root of Aquinas’ natural-law ethics, Introduction to Thomistic Philosophy finds the position of universalizability and the relation of correct and strong in his ethics.

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