From the Jan/Feb, 2014 issue of Touchstone
science A Science of Man by R. V. Young

Review

A Science of Man

Treatise on Human Nature: The Complete Text (Summa Theologiae I, Questions 75–102) by Thomas Aquinas, translated by Alfred J. Freddoso

St. Augustine's Press, 2010
(365 pages, $20.00, paperback)

reviewed by R. V. Young

In an ideal world there would be no need for translations of the Summa Theologiae: having an education sufficient to peruse this text would also mean having studied enough Latin to read it in the original. This is not an ideal world, and it is possible to attain an advanced degree in a learned subject and still require he . . .


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