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Nicomachean Ethics

Nicomachean Ethics - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 978-0872204645

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ISBN13: 978-0872204645
ISBN10: 0872204642

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 2ND 99
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co.
Published: 1999
International: No
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Nicomachean Ethics - 2ND 99 edition

ISBN13: 978-0872204645

Aristotle and Terence Translator Irwin

ISBN13: 978-0872204645
ISBN10: 0872204642

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 2ND 99
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co.
Published: 1999
International: No
Summary

Building on the strengths of the first edition, the second edition of the Irwin Nicomachean Ethics features a revised translation (without extensive editorial intervention), expanded notes (including a summary of the argument of each chapter), an expanded Introduction, and a revised glossary.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Preface
Chronology
Introduction
Further reading
A note on the text
Synopsis
Bk. I The object of life 3
Bk. II Moral goodness 31
Bk. III Moral responsibility : two virtues 50
Bk. IV Other moral virtues 82
Bk. V Justice 112
Bk. VI Intellectual virtues 144
Bk. VII Continence and incontinence : the nature of pleasure 167
Bk. VIII The kinds of friendship 200
Bk. IX The grounds of friendship 228
Bk. X Pleasure and the life of happiness 254
App. 1 Table of virtues and vices 285
App. 2 Pythagoreanism 287
App. 3 The sophists and Socrates 289
App. 4 Plato's theory of forms 292
App. 5 The categories 295
App. 6 Substance and change 296
App. 7 Nature and theology 300
App. 8 The practical syllogism 302
App. 9 Pleasure and process 303
App. 10 Liturgies 305
App. 11 Aristotle in the middle ages 306
Glossary of Greek words 310
Index of names 313
Subject index 316