Summa Theologiae: Volume 20, Pleasure: 1a2ae. 31-39 by Thomas AquinasSumma Theologiae: Volume 20, Pleasure: 1a2ae. 31-39 by Thomas Aquinas

Summa Theologiae: Volume 20, Pleasure: 1a2ae. 31-39

byThomas AquinasEditorEric DArcy

Paperback | October 26, 2006

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The Summa Theologiae ranks among the greatest documents of the Christian Church, and is a landmark of medieval western thought. It provides the framework for Catholic studies in systematic theology and for a classical Christian philosophy, and is regularly consulted by scholars of all faiths and none, across a range of academic disciplines. This paperback reissue of the classic Latin/English edition first published by the English Dominicans in the 1960s and 1970s, in the wake of the Second Vatican Council, has been undertaken in response to regular requests from readers and librarians around the world for the entire series of 61 volumes to be made available again. The original text is unchanged, except for the correction of a small number of typographical errors.
Thomas Aquinas, the most noted philosopher of the Middle Ages, was born near Naples, Italy, to the Count of Aquino and Theodora of Naples. As a young man he determined, in spite of family opposition to enter the new Order of Saint Dominic. He did so in 1244. Thomas Aquinas was a fairly radical Aristotelian. He rejected any form of spec...
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Title:Summa Theologiae: Volume 20, Pleasure: 1a2ae. 31-39Format:PaperbackDimensions:204 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.47 inPublished:October 26, 2006Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521029287

ISBN - 13:9780521029285

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Table of Contents

Editorial notes; Introduction; Question 31. Pleasure; Question 32. The causes of pleasure; Question 33. The effects of pleasure; Question 34. Goodness and evil in the pleasures; Question 35. Pain or sorrow; Question 36. The causes of sorrow or pain; Question 37. The effects of sorrow or pain; Question 38. Remedies for sorrow or pain; Question 39. Good and evil in sorrow or pain; Glossary; Index.