"Both students and teacher will benefit from a highly readable account of major themes in Aquinas metaphysics. . . ." -- Theological Studies, December 2002
"This book is rich in metaphysical insight and suggestiveness. . . ." -- Encounter, Vol.66, no.4, Autumn 2005
"Very interesting and provocative book, one that is likely to inspire future students to study metaphysics in the Thomistic tradition." -- The Thomist, Vol.67, no.3, July 2003
"W. Norris Clarke is one of the giants of North American Thomism. . . ." -- The Heythrop Journal, Vol.45, no.4, 10/2004
"[A] masterly account of the metaphysical system which he has worked out over a lifetime. . . ." -- Maritain Notebook, Fall 2001
About the Author
W. NORRIS CLARKE, S.J., is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Fordham University and is the author of Explorations in Metaphysics
, also published by the University of Notre Dame Press.