Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences (BCAS)

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2023-05-03 23:46:26



Honors Course


Number of Credits


Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts

Date of Expected Graduation

Spring 2020


Historical and philosophical investigation of the thoughts of two of philosophy's most innovative Christian thinkers. The thesis primarily deals with the relationship between the mind and the body through the lenses of St. Augustine of Hippo and St. Thomas Aquinas. Thesis also includes theological discussions of life after death, and how one can be certain that the soul survives the corruption of the body.

Research Sponsor

Dr. Joseph LiVecchi

First Reader

Dr. Howard Ducharme

Second Reader

Dr. Nathan Blackerby

Honors Faculty Advisor

Dr. Chris Buford

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