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The Nicomachean ethics of Aristotel.

The Nicomachean ethics of Aristotel.

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Published by G. Bell in London .
Written in English

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  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTr. with notes, original and selected; an analytical, introduction; and questions for the use of students. By R.W. Brown.
    SeriesBohn"s classical library, Bohn"s classical library
    ContributionsBrowne, Robert William, 1800-1895.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxxxi, 347 p.
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17642193M

      In this lecture from my Fall Ethics class at Marist College, we start Aristotle's Nichomachean Ethics and discuss the range of answers to the question: What is .   A student of Plato and a teacher of Alexander the Great, Aristotle is one of the towering figures in Western thought. A brilliant thinker with wide-ranging interests, he wrote important works in physics, biology, poetry, politics, morality, metaphysics, and ethics. In the Nicomachean /5(10).

    Apr 7 Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics, Book I:" A Summary (Tommy Maranges) Look, bros don’t do shit for no reason. We have reasons when we do things - we act with ends in mind, whatever those ends may be. Sometimes we want to get rich, sometimes we want to get laid, whatever. My point is, we don’t bumble through life arbitrarily. Title: The Nicomachean Ethics of Aristotle Author: Aristotle, Frank Hesketh Peters Created Date: 9/10/ PM.

      This new edition of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics is an accurate, readable and accessible translation of one of the world's greatest ethical works. Based on lectures Aristotle gave in Athens in the fourth century BCE, Nicomachean Ethics is one of the most significant works in moral philosophy, and has profoundly influenced the whole course of /5(8). This is an engaging and accessible introduction to the Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle's great masterpiece of moral philosophy. Michael Pakaluk offers a thorough and lucid examination of the entire work, uncovering Aristotle's motivations and basic views while paying careful attention to his by:


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BOOK I 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 Nicomachean Ethics/5 good judge of that subject, and the man who has received an all-round education is a good judge in File Size: KB.

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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.). LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in Nicomachean Ethics, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work. According to Aristotle, every craft, line of inquiry, action, and decision seeks some end, or “ good,” but these goods differ.

For example, health is the end of medicine, a boat the end of boatbuilding, and. 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. Aristotle’s work, The Nicomachean Ethics, consists of numerous books pertaining to Aristotle’s Ethics—the ethics of the good life.

The first book discloses Aristotle’s belief on moral philosophy and the correlation between virtue and happiness. The definition of happiness has long been. 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.

But a certain difference is found among ends; some are activities, others are products apart from the activities that produce them. Where there are ends apart from the actions, it is the nature of the.

"What are the ethical considerations in Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics" R.J. Kilcullen, in the article, "Aristotle's Ethics: Essay, " daccessed on 9th Junexplains Aristotle's Nicomachean : Ywalker.

Book 5 1. In regard to Justice 1 and Injustice, we have to enquire what sort of actions precisely they are concerned with, in what sense Justice is the observance of a mean, and what are the extremes between which that which is just is a mean.

[2] Our enquiry may follow the same procedure as our preceding investigations [3]. Book 6 1. We have already said 1 that it is right to choose the mean and to avoid excess and deficiency, and that the mean is prescribed by the right principle.

Let us now analyze the latter notion. In the case of each of the moral qualities or dispositions that have been discussed, as with all the other virtues also, there is a certain mark to aim at, on which the man who knows the principle.

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Introduction. The Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle's most important study of personal morality and the ends of human life, has for many centuries been a widely-read and influential written more than 2, years ago, it offers the modern reader many valuable insights into human needs and conduct.

Among its most outstanding features are Aristotle's insistence that there are no known. 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. The Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle The Nicomachean Ethics is the name normally given to Aristotle's best-known work on ethics.

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Author: Aristotle, BCE BCE: Title: The Ethics of Aristotle Language: English: LoC Class: B: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion Cited by: STUDY QUESTIONS 3 Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book 2 Questions (Question numbers correspond to book chapters.) 1.

a) What are the two kinds of virtue, and how do we acquire each kind? -intellectual and moral, intellectual virtue in the main owes both its birth and its growth to teaching (for which reason it requires experience and time), while moral virtue comes about as a result of habit.

Nicomachean ethics by Aristotle. Publication date Publisher London: George Routledge Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

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