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Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics'"

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Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics'" by Christopher Warne
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Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, based on lectures that he gave in Athens in the fourth century BCE, is one of the most significant works of moral philosophy ever written. Aristotle, though of course influenced by the works of Plato, diverges sharply from his predecessor by making the practice, rather than the possession, of virtue the key to human happiness. By converting ethics from a theoretical to a practical science, and by introducing psychology into his study of behaviour, Aristotle both widened the field of moral philosophy and simultaneously made it more accessible to anyone who seeks an understanding of human nature. The theory of 'Virtue Ethics' Aristotle put forward still continues to be a major position of ethical thought to this day, his influence being strongly present in the work of Elizabeth Anscombe, Phillipa Foot and Alisdair McIntyre.

Author Biography

Christopher Warne teaches in the Department of Philosophy, Sir George Monoux College, UK.
Release date NZ
October 5th, 2006
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
Annotated edition
Illustrations
black & white illustrations
Imprint
Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Pages
168
Dimensions
140x216x9
ISBN-13
9780826485557
Product ID
1735657

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