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By Anthony J. Lisska

ISBN-10: 0198263597

ISBN-13: 9780198263593

ISBN-10: 0198269676

ISBN-13: 9780198269670

This new critique of Aquinas's concept of ordinary legislation provides an incisive, new research of the imperative issues and suitable texts within the Summa Theologiae which grew to become the classical canon for ordinary 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 e-book appears to be like on the historic improvement of common legislations topics within the 20th century, and particularly demonstrates the real connections among Aquinas and modern criminal philosophers. The ebook may be of substantial curiosity to students of jurisprudence in addition to philosophers.

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