Jonathan A. Buttaci: Theism as Morality’s Foundation or Framework? A Plea for Distinctions

Jonathan A. Buttaci, Graduate Student at the University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Philosophy, delivers his talk entitled “Theism as Morality’s Foundation or Framework? A Plea for Distinctions.” Mr. Buttaci’s talk was part of the “Must Morality Be Grounded in God?” Conference at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

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Dr. Joseph Almeida — A Reply to “Aristotle and Evil”

Dr. Joseph Almeida, professor of classics at Franciscan University of Steubenville, responds to Dr. Jonathan Sanford’s “Aristotle and Evil.”

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Dr. Jonathan Sanford — Aristotle’s Privation Theory of Evil

Dr. Jonathan Sanford, professor of philosophy at Franciscan University of Steubenville, discusses Aristotle’s account of evil in this excerpt from his talk “Aristotle and Evil”.

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Dr. Jonathan Sanford — Principles and Actualities

Dr. Jonathan Sanford, professor of philosophy at Franciscan University of Steubenville, distinguishes between that which a thing is and that which a thing does in this excerpt from his talk “Aristotle and Evil”.

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Dr. Jonathan Sanford — Aristotle and Evil

Dr. Jonathan Sanford, professor of philosophy at Franciscan University of Steubenville, links some ideas about evil to one of the earliest western philosophers.

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