Being, Nature, and Life in Aristotle: Essays in Honor of by James G. Lennox,Robert Bolton

By James G. Lennox,Robert Bolton

This quantity of essays explores significant attached subject matters in Aristotle's metaphysics, philosophy of nature, and ethics, particularly subject matters regarding essence, definition, teleology, task, potentiality, and the top stable. the quantity is united by way of the assumption that each one features of Aristotle's paintings have to be studied jointly if anyone of the parts of idea is to be totally understood. a few of the papers have been contributions to a convention on the collage of Pittsburgh entitled 'Being, Nature, and lifestyles in Aristotle', to honor Professor Allan Gotthelf's many contributions to the sector of old philosophy; a number of are contributions from those that have been invited yet couldn't attend. The individuals, all longstanding buddies of Professor Gotthelf, are one of the such a lot comprehensive students within the box of historic philosophy today.

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