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Author Aristotle.

Title The basic works of Aristotle / edited and with an introduction by Richard McKeon ...

Publication Info. New York, Random House [[1941]


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Description xxxix, 1487 pages frontispiece (portrait) 24 cm.
Series Lifetime library
Lifetime library.
Note "First printing."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages xxxv-xxxix).
Contents Preface -- Introduction: The philosophy of Aristotle ; The influence of Aristotle ; The life and times of Aristotle ; The method of science and philosophy ; First philosophy and the organization of the sciences ; The natural sciences ; Moral and political philosophy ; Rhetoric and poetic ; The interpretation of Aristotle. -- Bibliography -- Organon : the collection of Aristotle's logical treatises: Categoriae = Categories (complete) ; De interpretatione = On interpretation (complete) ; Analytica priora = Prior analytics (Book I, chapters 1-7, 13, 23-31; Book II, chapters 16-27) ; Analytica posteriora = Posterior analytics (complete); Topica = Topics (Book I; Books II-VIII omitted) -- De sophisticis elenchis = On sophistical refutations (Chapters 1-3 and 34; [chapters 4-33 omitted]). -- Physica = Physics (complete). -- De caelo = On the heavens (Books I, II [chapters 13 and 14], 3 and 4; [chapters 1-12 of Book 2 omitted]). -- De generatione et corruptione = On generation and corruption (complete). -- De anima = On the soul (complete). -- Parva naturalia : the short physical treatises: De memoria et reminiscentia = On memory and reminiscence (complete) ; De somniis = On dreams (complete) ; De divinatione per somnum = On prophesying by dreams (complete). -- Historia animalium = The history of animals (Book V, chapter 1; Book VIII, chapter 1; Book IX, chapter 1). -- De partibus animalium = On the parts of animals (Book I, chapters 1-5; Book II, chapter 1). -- De generatione animalium = On the generation of animals (Book I, chapters 1, 17-18, 20-23). -- Metaphysica = Metaphysics (complete). -- Ethica Nicomachea = Nicomachean ethics (complete). -- Politica = Politics (complete). -- Rhetorica = Rhetoric (Books I and II complete; Book III, chapters 1, 13-19 [chapters 2-12 omitted]). -- De poetica = Poetics (complete).
Summary Examines the pervading influence of this eminent Greek philosopher through a collection of his major works.
Subject Philosophy.
Philosophy, Ancient.
Political ethics.
Astronomy, Greek.
Astronomy, Greek. (OCoLC)fst00819774
Dreams. (OCoLC)fst01198490
Ethics. (OCoLC)fst00915833
Philosophy. (OCoLC)fst01060777
Philosophy, Ancient. (OCoLC)fst01060860
Political ethics. (OCoLC)fst01069286
Sleep. (OCoLC)fst01120819
McKeon, Richard.
Added Author McKeon, Richard (Richard Peter), 1900-1985, editor.
Added Title Works. Selections. English. 1941
ISBN 0394416104
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