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  1. Michael Barnwell (2013). Dougherty , M. V. Moral Dilemmas in Medieval Thought: From Gratian to Aquinas . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. Pp. 226. $90.00 (Cloth). [REVIEW] Ethics 123 (2):361-365.
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  2. Michael Barnwell (2011). Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung, Colleen McCluskey, and Christina Van Dyke, Aquinas's Ethics: Metaphysical Foundations, Moral Theory, and Theological Context. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, 2009. Paper. Pp. Xvi, 243; 1 Table. $30. [REVIEW] Speculum 86 (2):483-484.
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  3. Michael Barnwell (2010). Aquinas's Two Different Accounts of Akrasia. American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 84 (1):49-67.
    Aquinas’s analyses of akrasia can be divided into two: the discussions in his theological works and his Ethics commentary. The latter has sometimes been regarded as merely repetitive of Aristotle and unrepresentative of Aquinas’s own thoughts. As such, little attention has been paid to the specific, and sometimes significant, differences between the two treatments and to what those differences might mean. This paper remedies this situation by focusing on four such differences. I ultimately provide rationales for these differences, thereby arguing (...)
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  4. Michael Barnwell (2010). The Problem of Negligent Omissions: Medieval Action Theories to the Rescue. Brill.
    Introduction : what's the problem? -- The problem may lurk in Aristotle's ethics -- Aristotle's akratic : foreshadowing a solution -- A negligent omission at the root of all sinfulness : Anselm and the Devil -- Negligent vs. non-negligent : a Thomistic distinction directing us toward a solution -- Can I have your divided attention? : Scotus, indistinct intellections, and type-1 negligent omissions almost solved -- I can't get you out of my mind : Scotus, lingering indistinct intellections, and type-2 (...)
     
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