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The Routledge guide book to Aristotle"s Nicomachean ethics

Gerard J. Hughes

The Routledge guide book to Aristotle"s Nicomachean ethics

by Gerard J. Hughes

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Published by Routledge in Abingdon, Oxon, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    Other titlesGuide book to Aristotle"s Nicomachean ethics
    StatementGerard J. Hughes
    SeriesThe Routledge guides to the great books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB430 .H835 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25346612M
    ISBN 109780415663847, 9780415663854, 9780203082782
    LC Control Number2012017794

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The commentary is noteworthy for its frequent citations of relevant passages from other works in Aristotle’s corpus, which often shed. Book Description. Aristotle, a student of Plato, wrote Nicomachean Ethics in BCE, in a time of extraordinary intellectual development.

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Book 2 1. Virtue being, as we have seen, of two kinds, intellectual and moral, intellectual virtue is for the most part both produced and increased by instruction, and therefore requires experience and time; whereas moral or ethical virtue is the product of habit (ethos), and has indeed derived its name, with a slight variation of form, from that word.

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Book Details author: Aristotle title: The Nicomachean Ethics publisher: Clarendon Press, subject: Ethics - Philosophy language: English alt. author: William David Ross, trans. Editor's Notes. Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics is a collection of ten books which address topics considered relevant to ethical behavior.

Each of the books is. Nicomachean Ethics By Aristotle Written B.C.E Translated by W. Ross: Table of Contents Book IV: 1 Let us speak next of liberality. It seems to be the mean with regard to wealth; for the liberal man is praised not in respect of military matters.

Some time in the s, the Conservative statesman F. Smith — Lord Birkenhead — gave a copy of the “Nicomachean Ethics” to his close friend Winston Churchill. BOOK I 1 Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and pursuit, is thought to aim at some good; and for this reason the good has rightly Nicomachean Ethics/5 good judge of that subject, and the man who has received an all-round education is a good judge in general.

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Significantly, the Book VI of The Nicomachean Ethics specifically deals with the intellectual virtue which is the continuation of the discussion on the moral virtues, covering .LibriVox recording of The Nicomachean Ethics, by Aristotle.

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