Aquinas and the Supreme Court: Biblical Narratives of Jews, by Eugene F. Rogers

By Eugene F. Rogers

This new paintings clarifies Aquinas’ notion of average legislations via his biblical commentaries, and explores its functions to U.S. constitutional law.

  • The first time using Aquinas at the U.S. ideally suited court docket has been explored intensive, and its functions verified via a rigorous studying of the biblical commentaries
  • Shows how key judgments within the ideal courtroom have rested on medieval usual legislations, and applies severe gender thought to debate issues of those applications
  • Offers new examine information to offer a special photograph of Aquinas and common legislations, and a clean tackle Aquinas’ biblical commentaries
  • New study according to passages within the biblical commentaries by no means ahead of to be had in English

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