TITLE

The Achievement of Jacques Maritain

AUTHOR(S)
Novak, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 1990
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec1990, Issue 8, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Seeks the essence of the achievement of Jacques Maritain, a man who, in addition to his intellectual stature, was widely esteemed for his holiness of life. Difference between the existing of things and their essential characteristics; Discussion on the sharp difference between a Thomist view of politics, such as that of Maritain and that of classical conservatives such as Russell Kirk; View of Maritain on Christian faith.
ACCESSION #
17727383

 

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