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Aquinas and the Supreme Court: Biblical Narratives of Jews, Gentiles and Gender Eugene F. Rogers Jr.

Aquinas and the Supreme Court: Biblical Narratives of Jews, Gentiles and Gender

Eugene F. Rogers Jr.

Published February 26th 2013
ISBN : 9781118397183
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336 pages
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This new work clarifies Aquinas concept of natural law through his biblical commentaries, and explores its applications to U.S. constitutional law.The first time the use of Aquinas on the U.S. Supreme Court has been explored in depth, and itsMoreThis new work clarifies Aquinas concept of natural law through his biblical commentaries, and explores its applications to U.S. constitutional law.The first time the use of Aquinas on the U.S. Supreme Court has been explored in depth, and its applications tested through a rigorous reading of the biblical commentariesShows how key judgments in the Supreme Court have rested on medieval natural law, and applies critical gender theory to discuss problems with these applicationsOffers new research data to give a different picture of Aquinas and natural law, and a fresh take on Aquinas biblical commentariesNew research based on passages in the biblical commentaries never before available in English