Current Yearbook

IPS 2013 Yearbook – launched at the Newman Conference

Edited by Gavan Jennings


1          Lester Embree

From ‘We’ to ‘I’ and Back: Still Learning from the New School 1

2             Patrick Gorevan

Philippa Foot’s ‘Natural Goodness’ 13

3          Gavan Jennings

The Scholastics and Same-sex Marriage 25

4            Catherine Kavanagh

Why Aquinas? 35

5          Gaven Kerr

Aquinas as a Dominican Preacher 47

6             Fiachra Long

Philosophy for the Competent Only? 65

7        Stephen Loughlin

Tristitia et Dolor: Does Aquinas have a Robust Understanding of Depression? 83

8          Mary Shanahan

A Pregnant Space: Levinas, Ethics, and Maternity 113

9           Rik Van Nieuwenhove

Charity, Intellect, and Contemplation in St Thomas Aquinas: Contemporary Relevance 129 


Book Reviews

Catherine Kavanagh

James McEvoy, Michael W. Dunne and Julia Hynes (eds), Ideas, Discussions and Probings: The Aquinas Lectures at Maynooth, Volume 2: 2002-210 151

Philip Gonzales

Richard Kearney, Anatheism: Returning to God after God 161

Patrick J. McGlinchey

Alice M. Ramos, Dynamic Transcendentals: Truth, Goodness and Beauty from a Thomistic Perspective 167

Kyle Michael James Shuttleworth

Christopher Stephen Lutz, Reading Alasdair MacIntyre’s After Virtue 173

Declan Lawell

Michael W. Dunne and Simon Nolan O.Carm. (eds), Richard FitzRalph: His Life, Times and Thought 177

Simon F. Nolan

Anthony Meredith S.J., Christian Philosophy in the Early Church 181

Andrew Beards

R. Scott Smith, Naturalism and Our Knowledge of Reality: Testing Religious Truth Claims 185