By Anthony J. Lisska

ISBN-10: 0198263597

ISBN-13: 9780198263593

ISBN-10: 0198269676

ISBN-13: 9780198269670

This new critique of Aquinas's idea of usual legislations offers an incisive, new research of the principal topics and suitable texts within the Summa Theologiae which grew to become the classical canon for typical legislation. Professor Lisska discusses Aquinas's view of moral naturalism in the context of the modern revival and restoration of Aristotelian ethics, arguing that Aquinas is essentially Aristotelian within the foundations of his ethical idea. The booklet seems to be on the old improvement of normal legislations issues within the 20th century, and specifically demonstrates the $64000 connections among Aquinas and modern criminal philosophers. The publication will be of substantial curiosity to students of jurisprudence in addition to philosophers.

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