God in saint Thomas Aquinas | Dominican University College

This is a seminar in practical exegesis of the writings of saint Thomas Aquinas. We will review: questions of historiography and historical context; medieval theories of language, including the practices of grammar, dialectic and rhetoric; pedagogical practices of the university; Aquinas' use of philosophical tools for understanding theological mysteries; key principles of theological method according to Thomas Aquinas; kinds of writings and their responsible exegesis.

This seminar is opened to students from philosophy or theology.

Credits: 
3
Language: 
English
Faculty: 
Philosophy
Professor Name: 
Maxime Allard
Professor: 
Semester: 
Winter
Time: 
Thursday, 9:00 am
Room Number: 
202
Academic Year: 
2016-17
Level: 
Graduate
Course Code: 
DPHY 5261-6261
Program: 
Doctorate in Philosophy
Master of Arts in Philosophy