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Being, nature, and life in Aristotle : essays in honor of Allan Gotthelf

Author: James G Lennox; Robert Bolton
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book explores major themes in Aristotle's metaphysics, his natural science and biology, and his methodology, informed by the belief that all aspects of Aristotle's work need to be studied  Read more...

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Named Person: Allan Gotthelf; Aristotele
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James G Lennox; Robert Bolton
ISBN: 9780521768443 0521768446 9781107525979 1107525977
OCLC Number: 935313708
Description: xv, 289 p. ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction; 1. Teleology, Platonic and Aristotelian David Sedley; 2. Biology and metaphysics in Aristotle Robert Bolton; 3. The unity and purpose of On the Parts of Animals I James G. Lennox; 4. An Aristotelian puzzle about definition: Metaphysics Z.12 Alan Code; 5. Unity of definition in Metaphysics H.6 and Z.12 Mary Louise Gill; 6. Definition in Aristotle's Posterior Analytics Pierre Pellegrin; 7. Male and female in Aristotle's Generation of Animals Aryeh Kosman; 8. Metaphysics . 7 and 8: some issues concerning actuality and potentiality David Charles; 9. Where is the activity? Sarah Broadie; 10. Political community and the highest good John M. Cooper; Publications of Allan Gotthelf.
Other Titles: Essays in honor of Allan Gotthelf
Responsibility: edited by James G. Lennox and Robert Bolton.

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