The Resource Aquinas and the Ship of Theseus : solving puzzles about material objects, Christopher M. Brown

Aquinas and the Ship of Theseus : solving puzzles about material objects, Christopher M. Brown

Label
Aquinas and the Ship of Theseus : solving puzzles about material objects
Title
Aquinas and the Ship of Theseus
Title remainder
solving puzzles about material objects
Statement of responsibility
Christopher M. Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thomas Aquinas has always been viewed as a highly importantfigure in Western Civilization, and the chief philosopher of RomanCatholicism. In recent decades there has been a renewed interest inAquinas' thought as scholars have been exploring the relevance of histhought to contemporary philosophical problems. The book will be of interest not only to historians of medievalphilosophy, but to philosophers who work on problems associated withthe nature of material objects. Because human beings are typicallyunderstood to be a kind of material object, the book will also be ofinterest to philosophers wo
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
111/.1/092
Index
index present
LC call number
B765.T54
LC item number
B7333 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in philosophy
Label
Aquinas and the Ship of Theseus : solving puzzles about material objects, Christopher M. Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-188) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; List of Abbreviations; 1 The Problem of Material Constitution (PMC); 2 Three Contemporary Approaches to Solving the PMC; 3 Aquinas on Material Substances; 4 Aquinas on the Composition of Material Objects; 5 Aquinas on Identity, Individuation and Material Composition; 6 Aquinas and the Problem of Material Constitution; 7 Answering Objections to the Thomistic Approach to the PMC; Select Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn319492563
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847144027
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35650941
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)319492563
  • pebcs1847144020

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