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Published by St. Augustines Dumb Ox Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Greek & Roman philosophy,
  • Ethics & moral philosophy,
  • General,
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRalph M. McInerny (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages700
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8685759M
    ISBN 101883357519
    ISBN 109781883357511


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Aristotle begins his study on ethics by asserting that there is some ultimate good which is both complete and self-sufficient, and defines this good as happiness. There must be one final end of all human actions, because a human action by definition is one that is done on purpose and for a definite goal.

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You're about to go for a several-thousand-year-old ride and Aristotle ain't going to make it easy for you. (That's what we're here for.). 1 With regards to justice and injustice we must (1) consider what kind of actions they are concerned with, (2) what sort of mean justice is, and (3) between what extremes the just act is intermediate.

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Download: A text-only version is available for download. Nicomachean Ethics By Aristotle Written B.C.E Translated by W. Ross: Table of Contents Book VI: 1 Since we have previously said that one ought to choose that which is intermediate, not the excess nor.

The Nicomachean Ethics is one of Aristotle’s most widely read and influential works. Ideas central to ethics—that happiness is the end of human endeavor, that moral virtue is formed through action and habituation, and that good action requires prudence—found their most powerful proponent in the person Commentary on Aristotles Nicomachean Ethics book scholars simply called “the Philosopher.”/5(56).

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The man, he said, must act according to reason. The moral Commentary on Aristotles Nicomachean Ethics book Aristotle /5. 16 rows    An excellent new translation and commentary. It will serve. Thomas' commentaries got me successfully through 3 year-long courses on Nicomachean Ethics, Metaphysics, and de Anima.

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Hence a young man is not a properFile Size: KB. The final volume in our set of Commentaries on Aristotle includes the Tabula Libri Ethicorum and the commentary on Politics. The Tabula Libri Ethicorum is a table drawn up by St. Thomas that organizes the principal themes in the Nicomachean Ethics and Albert the Great’s commentary on the Nicomachean Ethics.

Natali, Carlo. Aristotle’s “Nicomachean Ethics” Book VII. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Excerpt: ” Book VII appears to be the sum of two different logoi, the first dedicated to weakness of the will and other on desirable states of mind, and the second to pleasure. Each logos has the aspect of an independent short treatise, with its own introduction and structure.

It will serve newcomers as an informative, accessible introduction to the Nicomachean Ethics and to many issues in Aristotle’s philosophy, but also has much to offer advanced scholars. The commentary is noteworthy for its frequent citations of relevant passages from other works in Aristotle’s corpus, which often shed new light on the texts.

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Accompanied by a new translation of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics X, this volume presents a hybrid between a traditional commentary and a scholarly monograph.

Aristotle's text is divided into one hundred lemmata which not only explore comprehensively the content and strength of each of these units of thought, but also emphasise their Author: Joachim Aufderheide. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published in 2 vols.

with title: Commentary on the Nicomachean ethics. To define happiness more specifically we should try to discover the charateristic activity of a human being Commentary on the middle third of Book 1 Chapter 7 of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics.

Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics H. Rackham, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") All Search Options [view abbreviations] Book 1 1. Every art and every investigation, and likewise every practical pursuit or undertaking, seems to aim at some good: hence it has been well said that the Good is That at which all things aim.

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ARISTOTLE NICOMACHEAN ETHICS: L.0, C ARISTOTLE NICOMACHEAN ETHICS Translated by W. Ross BOOK I CHAPTER 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 been declared to be that at which all things aim.

The achievement of happiness, according to Aristotle, is the end goal of every man. His reasoning is thus: All human activities are done in order to attain something that is good. We don’t do something because we think it will be bad for us.

In addition, most of these activities are not the main objective, but rather a means to a higher end. Title: The Nicomachean Ethics of Aristotle Author: Aristotle, Frank Hesketh Peters Created Date: 9/10/ PM. Aristotle on Practical Wisdom is the first full-scale commentary on Nicomachean Ethics VI to be issued in a century, and the most illuminating ever.

A meticulous translation with facing-page analysis enables readers to engage directly with Aristotle's account, while the lucid introduction locates it in the context of his -- and later -- ethical thought. Where the “Ethics” stands among the greatest of all great books perhaps no one can say.

That Aristotle’s text, which explores the basis. A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress cataloguing in publication data Aristotle.

[Nicomachean ethics. English] Nicomachean ethics / Aristotle: translated and edited by Roger Crisp. – (Cambridge texts in the history of philosophy) Includes index. isbn 0 8 1. Ethics. Size: KB. This work presents the Nicomachean Ethics in a fresh English translation by Christopher Rowe that strives to be meticulously accurate yet also accessible.

The translation is accompanied by Sarah Broadie's detailed line-by-line commentary, which brings out the subtlety of Aristotle's thought as it develops from moment to moment.

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Aristotle begins the Nicomachean Ethics by asking what the final good for human beings is. He identifies this final good with happiness, and in the rest of Book I, asks what happiness is.

In I 7, Aristotle reaches an “outline” of an answer, claiming that the human good (that is, happiness) is activity of the soul in accordance with the best and most perfect (or complete) virtue in a Cited by: 5.

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In Book V of Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle argues that justice in exchange is required to ensure social cohesion -it "keeps the city together" (Broadie and Rowe, b, 34).

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