Three Quests in Philosophy: The Education of a Philosopher; In Quest of Species; In Quest of Matter

Etienne Gilson

Edited by Armand Maurer. Foreword by James K. Farge. EGS 31. 2008. xii, 146 pp. ISBN 978–0–88844–731–9 • $25.95

These seven previously unpublished lectures by one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth century represent his mature thought on three key questions: the nature of philosophy, “species,” and “matter.”

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