A Philosopher of Virtue

Meilaender, Gilbert
April 1998
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr1998, Issue 82, p16
Profiles the late German Catholic philosopher Josef Pieper. Information on Pieper's books "The Four Cardinal Virtues" and "The Silence of Saint Thomas"; Comparison between the lives of Saint Thomas Aquinas and Pieper; Connection between moral and intellectual virtues; Greek philosophical and the Christian theological tradition in the writings of Pieper.


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