Aristotle East and West: Metaphysics and the Division of by David Bradshaw

By David Bradshaw

This ebook strains the improvement of conceptions of God and the connection among God's being and job from Aristotle, during the pagan Neoplatonists, to thinkers comparable to Augustine, Boethius and Aquinas (in the West) and Dionysius the Areopagite, Maximus the Confessor and Gregory Palamas (in the East). the result's a comparative heritage of philosophical concept within the halves of Christendom, delivering a philosophical backdrop to the schism among the japanese and Western Churches.

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