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Anthony Kenny provides a nice overview of St. Thomas' idiosyncratic philosophy mind.

Anthony Kenny provides a nice overview of St. In his characteristically clear exposition, he introduces the reader to Aquinas' views on perception, freedom of the will, and the relationship between mind and body. Even though it has philosophy of mind as its focus, I found it extremely helpful for making sense of St. Thomas's metaphysics and ontology of human personhood.

Aquinas' mature works, though theological in intent, contain much material which is philosophical in the sense that it is not in any way dependent on beliefs which are specifically Christian. His philosophical psychology, or philosophy of mind, was not taken seriously by secular thinkers, with one or two exceptions, from the 16th to the 19th centuries because of the dominance of ideas deriving from Descartes.

Sir Anthony John Patrick Kenny FBA (born 16 March 1931) is an English philosopher whose interests lie in the philosophy of mind, ancient and scholastic philosophy, the philosophy of Wittgenstein and the philosophy of religion

Sir Anthony John Patrick Kenny FBA (born 16 March 1931) is an English philosopher whose interests lie in the philosophy of mind, ancient and scholastic philosophy, the philosophy of Wittgenstein and the philosophy of religion. With Peter Geach, he has made a significant contribution to analytical Thomism, a movement whose aim is to present the thought of St. Thomas Aquinas in the style of analytic philosophy. He is one of the executors of Wittgenstein's literary estate

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This is the second volume of a four-book set in which Kenny will unfold a magisterial new history of Western philosophy, the first major single-author history of philosophy to appear in decades.

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Anthony Kenny is unusually qualified to bring together the medieval and modern . Aquinas on Mind Topics in medieval philosophy.

Anthony Kenny is unusually qualified to bring together the medieval and modern philosophical insights, since he was trained in scholastic philosophy at the Gregorian University in Rome and has taught analytic philosophy in Oxford for many years. The kernel of the work is a close reading of the sections of Summa Theologiae which are devoted to human intellect and will and to the relationship between soul and body. Издание: перепечатанное, исправленное.

ISBN 13: 9780585461960. Series: Topics in Medieval Philosophy. File: PDF, 482 KB. Czytaj online. ISBN 13: 9780585461960.

Topics in Medieval Philosophy. By (author) Sir Anthony Kenny. Anthony Kenny is unusually qualified to bring together the medieval and modern philosophical insights, since he was trained in scholastic philosophy at the Gregorian University in Rome and has taught analytic philosophy in Oxford for many years. Preface Abbreviations 1. Why read Aquinas?

This book shows how the mature writings of Thomas Aquinas though written in the thirteenth century have much to offer the human mind and the relationship between intellect and will, body and soul.
Aquinas on Mind (Topics in Medieval Philosophy) download epub
Humanities
Author: Sir Anthony Kenny,Anthony Kenny
ISBN: 0415113067
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (September 23, 1994)
Pages: 192 pages