Bellusci, David Christian (2001) Interpreting Aristotle's God. Masters thesis, Concordia University.
Interpreting Aristotle's theistic philosophy remains a source of controversy; arguments concerning Aristotle's deity range from myth to monotheism. My objective is two-fold: first, I show how Aristotle's works build up to God by examining Posterior Analytics, De Anima , the Physics , the Metaphysics and Nicomachean Ethics . The texts are studied in the light of contemporary Aristotelian scholarship representing the varying positions and their implications concerning Aristotle's theism. Second, on the basis of these five works, I argue that Aristotle's theology does not conflict with the Judeo-Christian understanding of God.
|Divisions:||Concordia University > Faculty of Arts and Science > Philosophy|
|Item Type:||Thesis (Masters)|
|Authors:||Bellusci, David Christian|
|Pagination:||vii, 87 leaves ; 29 cm.|
|Degree Name:||Theses (M.A.)|
|Thesis Supervisor(s):||Gray, Christopher B|
|Deposited By:||Concordia University Libraries|
|Deposited On:||27 Aug 2009 17:20|
|Last Modified:||08 Dec 2010 15:21|
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