Aquinas: the Summa Contra Gentiles

RGT6551HF  L0101 · Cancelled on 2011/11/02
Offered in Summer 2012  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2011 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

A careful study of a book of the Summa contra Gentiles, where Aquinas explores Christian doctrines as an exercise in personally appropriating divine wisdom. The course teaches a method of close textual reading, and will interest students seeking an accessible introduction to Aquinas, those seeking an overall view of his methodology, and those preparing comprehensive exams in theology. Lectures and seminars. Assignments for 3551: 2 short papers, 2 learning reports, final take home exam. Assignments for 6551: 2 short papers, preparing and giving a 1 hour lecture, final exegetical essay.

Basic Degree students enrol in RGT3551HF.

Schedule: Tuesday, Thursday, 14:00 to 16:00
Schedule Notes: May 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; June 5, 7, 2012
Instructors: Gilles Mongeau
Teaching Methods: Seminars
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit · Max: 24 · Crosslisted to: Historical
Enrollment Notes: Max 24 (AD & BD)
Additional Notes: Last Day to Add: May 10, Last Day to Drop: May 24

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