Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Creative Retrieval of Saint Thomas AquinasEssays in Thomistic Philosophy, New and Old$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

W. Norris Clarke

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780823229284

Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: March 2011

DOI: 10.5422/fso/9780823229284.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM FORDHAM SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.fordham.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Fordham University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in FSO for personal use.date: 20 June 2021

The Creative Imagination: Unique Expression of Our Soul-Body Unity

The Creative Imagination: Unique Expression of Our Soul-Body Unity

Chapter:
(p.191) Chapter 14 The Creative Imagination: Unique Expression of Our Soul-Body Unity
Source:
The Creative Retrieval of Saint Thomas Aquinas
Author(s):

W. Norris Clarke, SJ

Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:10.5422/fso/9780823229284.003.0014

This chapter engages in a philosophical exploration of the creative imagination in human beings, seeking to discern its basic structure and its significance for the understanding of what it means to be human. Humans enjoy a far wider scope of creative imagination partly because of human intelligence to abstract thought, and partly from the freedom in which human imagination participates because it is associated with the free will of the human spirit.

Keywords:   creative imagination, soul-body unity, human, human intelligence, freedom, free will, human spirit

Fordham Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .