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Aristotle for everybody : difficult thought made easy

Author: Mortimer Jerome Adler
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First Touchstone editionView all editions and formats
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Offers an imaginative perspective on Aristotelian logic, presenting an exploration of nature, society, and man in light of commonplace events and reexamining concepts of body, mind, change, cause, part, whole, one, and many.
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Adler, Mortimer Jerome, 1902-2001.
Aristotle for everybody.
New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1997
(OCoLC)37596778
Named Person: Aristotle.; Aristotle.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mortimer Jerome Adler
ISBN: 9781439104910 1439104913
OCLC Number: 958826629
Notes: Originally published: New York : Macmillan, ©1978.
"A Touchstone book."
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 206 pages)
Contents: Philosophical games --
The great divide --
Man's three dimensions --
Aristotle's Crusoe --
Change and permanence --
The four causes --
To be and not to be --
Productive ideas and know-how --
Thinking about ends and means --
Living and living well --
Good, better, best --
How to pursue happiness --
Good habits and good luck --
What others have a right to expect from us --
What we have a right to expect from others and from the state --
What goes into the mind and what comes out of it --
Logic's little words --
Telling the truth and thinking it --
Beyond a reasonable doubt --
Infinity --
Eternity --
The immateriality of the mind --
God --
Epilogue : for those who have read or wish to read Aristotle.
Responsibility: Mortimer J. Adler.

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Aristotle (384-322 B.C.) taught logic to Alexander the Great and, by virtue of his philosophical works, to every philosopher since. Here, the 20th century's Mortimer J. Adler instructs the world in  Read more...

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