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N. Joseph Torchia, O.P.

Professor

Contact Information:

jtorchia@providence.edu
401-865-1895
St. Catherine of Siena Hall 119

Education:

Ph.D. - Early Christian Studies The Catholic University of America
Ph.D. - Philosophy Fordham University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Philosophy of the Human Person, Philosophy of St. Augustine, Neoplatonism, later Greek and early Medieval Philosophy, Patristics


Selected Publications:

Torchia, O.P., N. Joseph. (2013). Restless Mind: Curiositas and the Scope of Inquiry in St. Augustine's Psychology. Milwaukee, WI: Marquette University Press.,

Recent Presentations:

Torchia, O.P., N. Joseph., Dominicans and the Renewal of Thomism. The Doctrine of God One and Triune., Thomistic Institute of the Dominican House of Studies, Washington, D.C., ""God, Soul, and Personhood: Divine Subsistence and its Anthropological Implications"". July, 2013.

Torchia, O.P., N. Joseph., Dominicans and the Challenge of Thomism, Warsaw, Poland, "Aquinas, Personhood, and Postmodernism: In Search of an Elusive Common Ground". June, 2010.


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