Publisher: Fordham University Press; 1 edition (May 1, 2005)
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this primary book-length remedy of Thomas Aquinas'stheory of the physique offers a Catholic understandingof the physique and its implications for social and politicalphilosophy. creating a primary contribution toantitotalitarian thought, McAleer argues sexual politicsreliant upon Aquinas's thought of the physique is healthier (becauseless violent) than different mostly to be had theories.He contrasts this concept with these of 4 different groupsof thinkers: the continental culture represented by means of Kant,Schopenhauer, Merleau-Ponty, Nancy, Levinas, and Deleuze;feminism, within the paintings of Donna Haraway; an alternativeCatholic conception to be present in Karl Rahner; and theRadical Orthodoxyof John Milbank.