A Comparative Analysis of Cicero and Aquinas: Nature and the by Charles P. Nemeth

By Charles P. Nemeth

In A Comparative research of Cicero and Aquinas, Charles P. Nemeth investigates how, regardless of their ameliorations, those figures could be the such a lot appropriate brothers in rules ever conceived within the thought of typical legislations. trying to locate universal threads that run among the philosophies of those nice thinkers of the Classical and Medieval sessions, this ebook goals to figure out even if there exists a typical flooring wherein moral debates and dilemmas might be evaluated. Does comparability among Cicero and Aquinas provide a brand new pathway for ethical degree, in keeping with outlined and built ideas? Do they carry convinced ethical and moral rules for human existence to which every agree? rather than a polemical diatribe, comparability among Cicero and Aquinas may possibly edify a mode of compromise and have the funds for a kind of restrictive sequence of decisions approximately moral quandaries.

Show description

Read or Download A Comparative Analysis of Cicero and Aquinas: Nature and the Natural Law (Bloomsbury Studies in Ancient Philosophy) PDF

Best greek & roman philosophy books

A Companion to Rationalism (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy)

This ebook is a wide-ranging exam of rationalist suggestion in philosophy from precedent days to the current day. Written by means of a perfectly certified solid of philosophers severely analyses the idea that of rationalism Focuses largely at the golden age of rationalism within the 17th and early eighteenth centuries additionally covers old rationalism, nineteenth-century rationalism, and rationalist topics in fresh suggestion Organised chronologically a number of philosophical tools and viewpoints are represented

Freundschaft und Ichbezogenheit bei Aristoteles (German Edition)

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2004 im Fachbereich Philosophie - Philosophie der Antike, observe: 1,3, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg (Philosophisches Seminar), Veranstaltung: Aristoteles, Nikomachische Ethik, 10 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Aristoteles unterscheidet in der Nikomachischen Ethik (Buch eight und nine) drei Arten von Freundschaft, die Nutzfreundschaft, die Lustfreundschaft und schließlich als die höchste shape die zweckfreie Freundschaft der Tugendhaften.

The Cambridge Companion to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)

Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics is the 1st and arguably most vital treatise on ethics in Western philosophy. It continues to be to this present day a compelling mirrored image at the most sensible type of human existence and keeps to motivate modern idea and debate. This Cambridge significant other comprises twenty essays by means of top students of Aristotle and historical philosophy that hide the key problems with this article.

Historia natural. Libros VII-XI (Biblioteca Clásica Gredos) (Spanish Edition)

Plinio sigue dando muestras de su curiosidad insaciable. Si bien en estos libros de zoología comete algunos errores y no logra componer un estudio naturalista serio, transmite gran cantidad de conocimientos curiosos e interesantes sobre el estado de los angeles ciencia en su tiempo. Este volumen comprende los libros VII-XI, dedicados a antropología y zoología.

Extra resources for A Comparative Analysis of Cicero and Aquinas: Nature and the Natural Law (Bloomsbury Studies in Ancient Philosophy)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.76 of 5 – based on 49 votes