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By Daniel Schwartz

Daniel Schwartz examines the perspectives on friendship of the nice medieval thinker Thomas Aquinas. For Aquinas friendship is definitely the right form of courting that rational beings may still domesticate. Schwartz argues that Aquinas essentially revises a few of the major good points of Aristotle's paradigmatic account of friendship to be able to accommodate the case of friendship among greatly unequal beings: guy and God. for that reason, Aquinas offers a broader view of friendship
than Aristotle's, bearing in mind the next volume of confrontation. loss of mutual realizing, and inequality among friends.

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