Aristotle's Ethics as First Philosophy

Aristotle's Ethics as First Philosophy

by Claudia Baracchi
     
 

In this book, Claudia Baracchi demonstrates the indissoluble links between practical and theoretical wisdom in Aristotle's thinking.See more details below

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In this book, Claudia Baracchi demonstrates the indissoluble links between practical and theoretical wisdom in Aristotle's thinking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521866583
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/30/2007
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Part I. Prelude: Before Ethics: Metaphysics A and Posterior Analytics B; 1. Metaphysics A: on 'metaphysics' and desire; 2. Posterior analytics: on Nous and Aisthesis; 3. Architecture as first philosophy; Part II. Main Section: Ethikon Nikomakheion Alpha-Eta: 4. Human initiative and its orientation to the good; 5. On happiness; 6. On the soul; 7. On justice; 8. The virtues of the intellect; Part III. Interlude: Metaphysics Gamma: 9. Aporiai of the science of 'being qua being'; 10. The principle 'by nature'; 11. Reiterations; 12. Teleology, indefinable and indubitable; 13. The phenomenon of truth and the action of thinking; Part IV. Concluding Section: Ethikon Nikomakheion Theta-Kappa; 14. Friendship and justice: inceptive remarks; 15. Perfection and friendship; 16. Again on friendship and justice; 17. On happiness or the good; 18. Again on Logos and Praxis; Part V. Kolophon.

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