Aristotle East and West: Metaphysics and the Division of by David Bradshaw

By David Bradshaw

This booklet strains the improvement of conceptions of God and the connection among God's being and task from Aristotle, in the course of the pagan Neoplatonists, to thinkers reminiscent of Augustine, Boethius and Aquinas (in the West) and Dionysius the Areopagite, Maximus the Confessor and Gregory Palamas (in the East). the result's a comparative heritage of philosophical concept within the halves of Christendom, delivering a philosophical backdrop to the schism among the jap and Western Churches.

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