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Aristotle Politics : translation, introduction, and glossary

Author: Aristotle; Joe Sachs
Publisher: Newburyport, MA : Focus Pub., ©2012.
Series: Focus philosophical library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Focus Philosophical Library's edition of Aristotle's Politics is a lucid and useful translation for the student of undergraduate philosophy, as well as for the general reader interested in the major works of western civilization. This edition includes an introductory essay, notes, glossary, and index, intending to provide the reader with some sense of the terms and the concepts as they were understood by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aristotle; Joe Sachs
ISBN: 9781585103768 1585103764
OCLC Number: 778426182
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xlv, 287 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The natural basis of the city --
Previous opinions about the best city --
Citizenship and political rule --
The spectrum of democratic and oligarchic forms of government --
Factions and changes of government --
How democracies and oligarchies can be made more effective and enduring --
Characteristics of the best city --
Education of citizens.
Series Title: Focus philosophical library.
Other Titles: Politics.
Politics
Responsibility: Joe Sachs ; with an introductory essay by Lijun Gu.

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The Focus Philosophical Library's edition of Aristotle's Politics is a lucid and useful translation for the student of undergraduate philosophy, as well as for the general reader interested in the major works of western civilization. This edition includes an introductory essay, notes, glossary, and index, intending to provide the reader with some sense of the terms and the concepts as they were understood by Aristotle's immediate audience.

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