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By M. V. Dougherty

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Thomas Aquinas's Disputed questions about Evil is a cautious and particular research of the overall subject of evil, together with discussions on evil as privation, human loose selection, the reason for ethical evil, ethical failure, and the so-called seven lethal sins. This choice of ten, especially commissioned new essays, the 1st book-length English-language research of Disputed questions about Evil, examines the main attention-grabbing and philosophically proper points of Aquinas's paintings, highlighting what's specific approximately it and situating it in relation not just to Aquinas's different works but additionally to modern philosophical debates in metaphysics, ethics, and philosophy of motion. The essays additionally discover the heritage of the work's interpretation. the amount should be of curiosity to researchers in a vast variety of philosophical disciplines together with medieval philosophy and heritage of philosophy, in addition to to theologians.

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