• Aristotle Aristotles Work
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    Aristotle (384 BC -322 BC) was a Greek philosopher, logician, and scientist. Along with his teacher Plato (author of The Republic), Aristotle is generally regarded as one of the most influential ancient thinkers in a number of philosophical fields, including political theory. Aristotles writing reflects his time, background, and beliefs. Aristotle was born in Stagira, Macedonia. His father, Nichomacus, was the personal physician to the King of Macedonia, Amyntas. At the age of seventeen, Aristot...
  • Aristotle Thoughts And Philos
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    ARISTOTLE In 384 BC, Nicomachas and Pha estas experienced the birth of their son, Aristotle, in a small town on the north east coast of the peninsula of Chalice called Stagira. Descendent of a medical family, Aristotle would pursue studies in physical science, biology, psychology, chemistry, zoology, botany, mechanics, mathematics, and many more. You name it, and Aristotle studied it. He was also interested in the search for knowledge. (Aristotle, Barnes PG. 2). A quote of his states- " the acq...
  • Aristotle On Politics Society State Happiness
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    The central concern of theorists is to establish a form of constitution that a society will likely succeed. Political success according to Aristotle is determined by the happiness of the citizens of the society. Aristotle's vision of a perfect government all begins with the character of the citizenry leading to the happiness of a whole state. Through his studies, Aristotle came to the conclusion that in order to achieve a perfect constitution it is essential to break down a society into parts an...
  • Aristotle Formal Cause
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    Aristotle With the possible exception of Plato, Aristotle is the most influential philosopher in the history of logical thought. Logic into this century was basically Aristotelian logic. Aristotle dominated the study of the natural sciences until modern times. Aristotle, in some aspect, was the founder of biology; Charles Darwin considered him as the most important contributor to the subject. Aristotle's Poetic, the first work of literary notice, had a string influence on the theory and practice...
  • Aristotle 384 322 Bc
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    Aristotle (384 -322 BC) ARISTOTLE'S LIFE Aristotle, Greek philosopher and scientist, is one of the most famous of ancient philosophers. He was born in Stagira, Greece to a physician to the royal court. When he became eighteen, Aristotle entered Plato's School in Athens and remained at this academy for twenty years, as a student and then as a teacher. He was recognized as the Academy's brightest and was given the title of 'The Intelligence of the School'. When Plato died in 347 BC, Aristotle lef...
  • Plato Vs Aristotle World Knowledge Reality
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    How do we explain the world around us How can we get to the truth Plato and Aristotle began the quest to find the answers thousands of years ago. Amazingly, all of philosophy since that time can be described as only a rehashing of the original argument between Plato and Aristotle. Plato and Aristotle's doctrines contrast in the concepts of reality, knowledge at birth, and the mechanism to find the truth. Firstly, Plato's concept of reality contrasts with Aristotle's concept. Plato's theory of i...
  • Aristotle Finest Mind
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    Aristotle was perhaps the first and greatest of all polymaths, being credited with the founding of logic. He is said to have transformed every field of logic that he touched (apart from mathematics where Plato and Platonic thought remained supreme). He divided human knowledge into separate categories, which enabled our understanding of the world to develop in systematics fashion. Resulting in the modern world of science. Aristotelian thought has given rise to many philosophical questions that le...
  • Aristotle's Life Book 663
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    Aristotle's Life Aristotle (384-322 BC) was a Greek philosopher, educator, and scientist, and was also one of the most influential thinkers in Western culture (World Book 663). Through his writings, Aristotle considered, summarized, criticized, and helped to further develop many of these traditions from which he had learned from Plato, his teacher. He was born in Stagira, and both of his parents died when he was a boy. His legal guardian named Proxenus raised him (World Book 663). At the age of ...
  • Aristotle's Critique Of Plato
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    Aristotle's Critique of Plato Aristotle took a distinct path verging from the foundation of Plato's philosophy. In order to control society Plato used the noble lie, so people under the state wouldn't question their place in life. Aristotle, on the other hand, used the idea of "civic virtue of friendship" to create a sense of community. "For Aristotle, friendship is a virtue "most necessary for our life." Without friendship, life would be missing a major dimension and in consequence our live wou...
  • The Philosopher Aristotle Macedonian Empire
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    The Philosopher, Aristotle Joe RinzelThe ancient Greek philosopher, Aristotle was an amazing individual who possessed a multitude of talents ranging from mastery of rhetoric to interest in physiology. Aristotle lived during the fourth century B. C. in ancient Greece. The culture of the Greeks during this time differs greatly from our present day life and times. Aristotle came into contact with many great men of history, from Plato his instructor and mentor to Alexander the Great, conquerer and r...
  • Aristotle Aristotle's Works
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    Research Paper: Aristotle Aristotle (b. 384 - d. 322 BC), was a Greek philosopher, logician, and scientist. Along with his teacher Plato, Aristotle is generally regarded as one of the most influential ancient thinkers in a number of philosophical fields, including political theory. Aristotle's' writing reflects his time, background and beliefs. Aristotle was born at Stagira, in Macedonia. His father, Nichomacus, was the personal physician to the King of Macedonia, Amyntas. At the age of sevente...
  • Aristotle Aristotles Philosophy
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    Aristotle: The Most Influential Greek Thinker Aristotle was one of the most influential thinkers in western culture, and a Greek philosopher, teacher, and scientist. He was probably the most scholarly and learned of the ancient Greek Philosophers. Aristotle mastered the entire development of Greek though before him and employed this knowledge in his writings. He criticized, summarized, and furthered the development of the Greek philosophies. Aristotle, along with his teacher Plato, are the two m...
  • Aristotle Earth Lines Books
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    Aristotle was born in Stagira, located in northern Greece, in 384 B. C. He died in Chalcis, on the Aegean island of Euboea, in 322 B. C. Aristotle's father had been court physician to the Macedonian king Amyntas II. Aristotle lost both of his parents when he was child, and was brought up by a friend of the family. Aristotle wrote 170 books, 47 of which still exist more than two thousand years later. Aristotle was also a philosopher who wrote about ethics, psychology, economics, theology, politi...
  • Aristotle Philosophy Of Nature
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    Aristotle Aristotle was a Greek philosopher, educator, and scientist. He was one of the greatest and most influential thinkers in Western culture. He familiarized himself with the entire development of Greek thought preceding him. In his own writings, Aristotle considered, summarized, criticized, and further developed all the intellectual tradition that he had inherited from his teacher, Plato. Aristotle was the first philosopher to analyze the process whereby certain propositions can be logical...
  • The Philosopher Aristotle Realism Movement
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    The Philosopher, Aristotle Joe Rinzel The ancient Greek philosopher, Aristotle was an amazing individual who possessed a multitude of talents ranging from mastery of rhetoric to interest in physiology. Aristotle lived during the fourth century B. C. in ancient Greece. The culture of the Greeks during this time differs greatly from our present day life and times. Aristotle came into contact with many great men of history, from Plato his instructor and mentor to Alexander the Great, conquerer and...
  • Aristotle's Life Macedonian Court
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    Aristotle was a 4 th century Greek philosopher, educator, and scientist. His work and writings in the areas of physics, biology, metaphysics, psychology, logic, ethics and politics laid the foundation for most of the sciences we study today. Life Aristotle was born in 384 B. C. in the small town of Stagira, which is located in northern Greece. His father, Nicomachus, was a physician to the King of Macedonia. Because of this relationship Aristotle had close connections to the Macedonian court. W...
  • Aristotle And Meteorology Thesis
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    Thesis: How accurate or inaccurate were Aristotle? s writings on meteorology? Introduction: Aristotle wrote about many subjects that can be grouped into five general divisions: logic, physical works, psychological works, natural history works, and philosophical works. One of the little known physical works concerned meteorology. Aristotle? s views on meteorology are fascinating, but many of the views were not accurate. This paper compares only a few of his views to actual meteorological facts. I...
  • Aristotle Peripatetic School
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    Aristotle is ARISTOTLE ARISTOTLE Aristotle is considered one of the greatest minds of classical Greece. Dante even proclaimed him "the master of those who know.' ? He made tremendous contributions in the areas of science and mathematics, not to mention philosophy. In fact, he contributed extensively to chemistry, physics, biology, created formal logic, thoroughly studied systems of government, and developed a biological classification system. ? However, the majority of those alive at the time to...
  • Definition Of A Citizen Aristotle State Citizens
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    Aristotle's Definition Of Citizenship Aristotle's Definition Of Citizenship Essay, Research Paper Aristotle? s Citizenship In book three of his compilation, The Politics, Aristotle mainly discusses three types of constitutions. However, discussion of a state? s constitutions begs the question of the definition of its citizen. Aristotle concludes that the citizen ought to be defined as? those who participate in [an unlimited office]? (170). Aristotle later goes on to claim that the? unlimited off...
  • Good Life Aristotle Liberty Political
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    Aristotle's Most Ideal Social & Political GoodAristotle's Most Ideal Social & Political Good Aristotle's Most Ideal Social and Political Good. Political scientists' views on what the greater objective of man in the ideal state should be vary greatly. However, it is from their conclusions that one interprets which social and political good they see as the greater ideal for man. One such political thinker, Aristotle, has a greater societal ideal for man called, "the good life.' There are generally...