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By John Marenbon

This booklet deals a quick, obtainable advent to the idea of Boethius. After a survey of Boethius's lifestyles and paintings, Marenbon explicates his theological process, and devotes separate chapters to his arguments approximately solid and evil, fortune, destiny and loose will, and the matter of divine foreknowledge. Marenbon additionally strains Boethius's effect at the paintings of such thinkers as Aquinas and Duns Scotus.

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