Aquinas and Modern Law (Philosophers and Law) by JamesBernard Murphy,Richard O. Brooks

By JamesBernard Murphy,Richard O. Brooks

This quantity collects the superior contemporary writings on St. Thomas?s philosophy of legislations and encompasses a severe exam of Aquinas?s idea of the relation among legislations and morality, his common legislation concept, in addition to the trendy reformulation of his method of normal rights. the amount exhibits how Aquinas understood the significance of confident legislation and demonstrates the fashionable relevance of his writings via together with Thomistic evaluations of contemporary jurisprudence and examples of purposes of Thomistic jurisprudence to precise smooth criminal difficulties reminiscent of federalism, environmental coverage, abortion and euthanasia. the amount additionally beneficial properties an creation which locations Aquinas?s writings within the context of recent jurisprudence in addition to an in depth bibliography. the amount is suited for the desires of jurisprudence students, academics and scholars and is an important source for all legislation libraries.

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