Aristotle's First Principles (Clarendon Paperbacks) by Terence Irwin

By Terence Irwin

Exploring Aristotle's philosophical strategy and the advantages of his conclusions, Irwin the following indicates how Aristotle defended dialectic opposed to the objection that it can't justify a metaphysical realist's claims. He focuses relatively on Aristotle's metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of brain, and ethics, stressing the connections among doctrines which are usually mentioned separately.

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