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Author Suárez, Francisco, 1548-1617.

Uniform Title De causa formali substantiali. English
Title On the formal cause of substance [electronic resource] : metaphysical disputation XV / Francis Suarez ; translated by John Kronen & Jeremiah Reedy ; introduction & explanatory notes by John Kronen.

Imprint Milwaukee, Wis. : Marquette University Press, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 220 p. cm.
Series Mediaeval philosophical texts in translation ; no. 36
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-201) and indexes.
Contents Whether there are substantial forms in material things -- In what way substantial forms can come to be in and from matter -- Whether matter temporally precedes form in every eduction of the substantial form -- Whether, when form is educed from matter, it comes to be as such (per se) -- Concerning the proper nature of the substantial form and the nature of its causality -- Concerning the nature of formal causality -- What the effect of the formal cause is -- Whether the substantial form is a true cause of matter and matter is its effect -- Whether the dependence of matter on form is so great that without form matter could not be -- Conserved even through the divine power, nor form without matter -- Whether there is only one formal cause for one substance -- On the metaphysical form, the matter that corresponds to it, and the causality it exercises.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Substance (Philosophy)
Form (Philosophy)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Kronen, John, 1961-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0874622395 (alk. paper)

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