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Title:Politics
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Publisher:Dover Publications
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Number of Pages:368
Category:Philosophy, Politics, Classics, Non fiction, Political science, History

Politics by Aristotle

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Politics What is the relationship of the individual to the state What is the ideal state and how can it bring about the most desirable life for its citizens What sort of education should it provide What is the purpose of amassing wealth These are some of the questions Aristotle attempts to answer in one of the most intellectually stimulating works Both heavily influenced by and critical of Plato s i Republic and Laws i i Politics i represents the distillation of a lifetime of thought and observation Encyclopaedic knowledge has never before or since gone hand in hand with a logic so masculine or with speculation so profound says H W C Davis in his introduction Students teachers and scholars will welcome this inexpensive new edition of the Benjamin Jowett translation as will all readers interested in Greek thought political theory and depictions of the ideal state

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Physics, The Complete Works: The Revised Oxford Translation, Vol. 1, Politics, The Basic Works of Aristotle, The Rhetoric & The Poetics of Aristotle, The Art of Rhetoric, Metaphysics, The Nicomachean Ethics, Poetics, De Anima (On the Soul)
The Oxford Translation of Aristotle was originally published in volumes between amp It is universally recognized as the standard English version of Aristotle This revised edition contains the substance of the original translation slightly emended in light of recent scholarship three of the original versions have been replaced by new translations and a new and enlarged selection of Fragments has been added The aim of the translation remains the same to make the surviving works of Aristotle readily accessible to English speaking readers, Translated by Rhys Roberts and Ingram Bywater Introduction by Edward P J Corbett, For many centuries Aristotle s Physics was the essential starting point for anyone who wished to study the natural sciences Now in the first translation into English since Aristotle s thought is presented accurately with a lucid introduction and extensive notes to explain the general structure of each section of the book and shed light on particular problems It simplifies and expands the style of the original making for easier reading and better comprehension, i One swallow does not make a summer neither does one day Similarly neither can one day or a brief space of time make a man blessed and happy i br br In the i Nicomachean Ethics i Aristotle sets out to examine the nature of happiness He argues that happiness consists in activity of the soul in accordance with virtue for example with moral virtues such as courage generosity and justice and intellectual virtues such as knowledge wisdom and insight i The Ethics i also discusses the nature of practical reasoning the value and the objects of pleasure the different forms of friendship and the relationship between individual virtue society and the State Aristotle s work has had a profound and lasting influence on all subsequent Western thought about ethical matters br br J A K Thomson s translation has been revised by Hugh Tredennick and is accompanied by a new introduction by Jonathan Barnes This edition also includes an updated list for further reading and a new chronology of Aristotle s life and works br br Previously published as i Ethics i