Aristotle semantics and ontology by Lambertus Marie de Rijk

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston, MA .

Written in English

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  • Aristotle -- Language,
  • Aristotle.,
  • Aristotle.,
  • Logic, Ancient,
  • Metaphysics

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Includes bibliographical references and index

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Statementby L.M. de Rijk
SeriesPhilosophia antiqua -- v. 91
LC ClassificationsB491.L3 R45 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17078592M
ISBN 109004123245, 9004124675
LC Control Number2002018326

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Aristotle was well known among medieval Muslim intellectuals and revered as "The First Teacher" (Arabic: المعلم الأول‎). His ethics, though always influential, gained renewed interest with the modern advent of virtue ethics.

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Gtr. Mor. b 27 ff. 2 Or perhaps ‘both to ascertain and to secure.’. 3 καλόν is a term of admiration applied to what is correct, especially (1) bodies well shaped and works of art or handicraft.

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Aristotle's work on aesthetics consists of the Poetics, Politics (Bk VIII) and Rhetoric. The Poetics is specifically concerned with drama. At some point, Aristotle's original work was divided in two, each "book" written on a separate roll of papyrus. Book III is, thematically speaking, probably the central book of the Politics.

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[b] [27] And since we take for our special consideration the study of the form of political community that is the best of all the forms for a people able to pursue the most ideal mode of life, we must also examine the other constitutions actually employed by certain of the states said to be well governed, as well as any others propounded by certain thinkers and reputed to be of merit, in.

This work was summarized in a book later known, misleadingly, as The History of Animals, to which Aristotle added two short treatises, On the Parts of Animals and On the Generation of Animals. Although Aristotle did not claim to have founded the science of zoology, his detailed observations of a wide variety of organisms were quite without.

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English] Nicomachean ethics / Aristotle: translated and edited by Roger Crisp. – (Cambridge texts in the history of philosophy) Includes index.

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Summary of Metaphysics by Aristotle. Plato, in his theory of forms, separates the sensible world (appearances) of the intelligible world (ideas) and the intelligible world was the only reality, the foundation of all truth.

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In this book Aristotle discusses the fundamental importance of friendship to human beings as social beings. Even if a man possessed all the benefits of wealth, fame, virtue and so on, he would still not lead a happy life without friends. Oct 08,  · Summary and analysis of Book 1 of Aritotle's Politics.

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