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Aquinas on the Divine Ideas as Exemplar Causes
by Gregory T. Doolan
Catholic University of America Press, 2008
Cloth: 978-0-8132-1523-5 | eISBN: 978-0-8132-1842-7

ABOUT THIS BOOK | TOC
ABOUT THIS BOOK
Gregory T. Doolan provides here the first detailed consideration of the divine ideas as causal principles. He examines Thomas Aquinas's philosophical doctrine of the divine ideas and convincingly argues that it is an essential element of his metaphysics
TABLE OF CONTENTS
    1. Ideas as Exemplar Causes             1
    2. The Existence of Divine Ideas      44
    3. The Multiplicity of Divine Ideas    83
    4. Identifying God's
    Exemplar Ideas                     123
    5. The Causality of the
    Divine Exemplars                   156
    6. Participation and the
    Divine Exemplars                   191
    Conclusion                           244
    Bibliography                          253
    
    



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