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The Politics of Aristotle

Author: Aristotle.; Peter Simpson
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1997.
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A touchstone in Western debates about society and government, the Politics is Aristotle's classic work on the nature of political community. Here, he discusses the merits and defects of various regimes or ways of organizing political community - democracy in particular - and in the process examines such subjects as slavery, economics, the family, citizenship, justice, and revolution.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Ouvrages avant 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aristotle.
Politics of Aristotle.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c1997
(OCoLC)605931004
Online version:
Aristotle.
Politics of Aristotle.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c1997
(OCoLC)608736303
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aristotle.; Peter Simpson
ISBN: 0807823279 9780807823279 0807846376 9780807846377
OCLC Number: 35086140
Description: xliv, 274 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The Politics --
Introduction to the Politics: Nicomachean Ethics 10.9. Bk. 1. The Primacy of the City. Bk. 2. Regimes Said by Others to Be Best. Bk. 3. Definition and Division of Regime. Bk. 4. The Best Regime. Bk. 5. Education in the Best Regime. Bk. 6. Division and Description of the Other Regimes. Bk. 7. Destruction and Preservation of the Other Regimes. Bk. 8. Addendum on Setting Up the Other Regimes.
Other Titles: Politics.
Responsibility: translated, with introduction, analysis, and notes, by Peter L. Phillips Simpson.

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[A]t the same time the most accessible and the most accurate translation of this difficult and vitally important book.Paul A. Rahe, Yale University

 
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