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By Josef Pieper

Foreward via Hans Urs von Balthasar

Near the tip of a protracted occupation as the most largely learn renowned Thomistic philosophers of the 20 th century, Josef Pieper has himself compiled an anthology from all his works. He has chosen the simplest and such a lot consultant passages and organized them in an order that provides feel to the full and aids within the knowing of every excerpt.

Pieper's recognition rests on his awesome skill to restate conventional knowledge when it comes to modern difficulties. he's a thinker who writes within the language of good judgment, offering concerned matters in a transparent, lucid and easy demeanour. between his many famous works incorporated during this anthology are choices from rest: the root of tradition, The 4 Cardinal Virtues, approximately Love, trust and religion, Happiness and Contemplation, and Scholasticism.

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