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Author Cessario, Romanus, author

Title Thomas and the Thomists : the achievement of Thomas Aquinas and his interpreters / Romanus Cessario and Cajetan Cuddy
Published Baltimore, Maryland : Project Muse, 2017
Minneapolis [Minnesota] : Fortress Press, [2017]
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (1 PDF (xvii, 151 pages).)
Series Mapping the tradition
Book collections on Project MUSE
Mapping the tradition.
Contents Introduction -- part I. Thomas, or a story of divine providence -- 1. Commencement -- 2. Flourishing -- 3. Denouement -- part II. The Thomists, or "the heritage of truth" -- 4. Uneven beginnings -- 5. Identity and defense -- 6. Expansion and recognition -- 7. Catholic champions -- 8. Sentinels of truth -- 9. Sound philosophy for Catholic doctrine -- 10. The actuality of Aquinas and his commentators
Summary Thomas and the Thomists, a new volume in the Mapping the Tradition series, serves as an introduction to the life of Aquinas, the major contours of his teaching, and the lasting contribution he made to Christian thought. Romanus Cessario and Cajetan Cuddy also outline the history of the Thomist tradition from the medieval era through revival in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. This volume affords its readers a working guide to understanding the history of Aquinas and his expositors as well as to grasping their significance for us today
Notes Issued as part of book collections on Project MUSE
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-144) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274.
Form Electronic book
Author Cuddy, Cajetan, author
Project Muse, distributor
Project Muse.
ISBN 1506405967 (electronic bk.)
9781506405964 (electronic bk.)