Thomas Aquinas's Summa Contra Gentiles Paperback

A Guide and Commentary

by Brian Davies;

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Thomas Aquinas's Summa Contra Gentiles

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One of Aquinas's best known works after the Summa Theologica, Summa Contra Gentiles is a theological synthesis that explains and defends the existence and nature of God without invoking the authority of the Bible. A detailed expository account of and commentary on this famous work, Davies's book aims to help readers think about the value of the Summa Contra Gentiles (SCG) for themselves, relating the contents and teachings found in the SCG to those of other works and other thinkers both theological and philosophical. Following a scholarly account of Aquinas's life and his likely intentions in writing the SCG, the volume works systematically through all four books of the text. It is, therefore, a solid and reflective introduction both to the SCG and to Aquinas more generally. The book is aimed at students of medieval philosophy and theology, and of Aquinas in particular. It will interest teachers of medieval philosophy and theology, though it does not presuppose previous knowledge of Aquinas or of his works. Davies's book is the longest and most detailed account and discussion of the SCG available in English in one volume.

Thomas Aquinas's Summa Contra Gentiles by Brian Davies was published by Oxford University Press Inc in June 2016. The ISBN for Thomas Aquinas's Summa Contra Gentiles is 9780190456542.

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Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherOxford University Press Inc (June 2016)
Number of Pages544
Thickness36 mm
Height235 mm
Width156 mm
Product Code4374678
Page last updated 27th December 2017
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