Etiket Arşivi: aristotle

Law

Types of Laws Political rulership must be carried out under law and the ruler should keep the laws he makes for others. Aquinas describes the essence of law: Law is a rule and measure of acts whereby man is induced to act or is restrained from acting: for lex (law) is derived from ligare (to bind), because it binds one ... Devamını Oku »

St.Thomas Aquinas

St.Thomas Aquinas Aquinas was primarily a Christian theologian. He viewed human wisdom as structured like a pyramid with the sciences of ethics and politics at its base with philosophy above and theology at its apex. Natural philosophy are not contradictory but complementary. Faith and reason are valid in their own realms. Aquinas’ scholastic method integrates Aristotle’s teleological view of nature into the ... Devamını Oku »