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Author Rorty, Amélie.

Title Essays on Aristotle's ethics / edited by Amélie Oksenberg Rorty
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1980]
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1980


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 MELB  171.3 Ess/Eoa  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 438 pages ; 24 cm
Series Major thinkers series ; 2
Major thinkers series ; 2
Contents Aristotle on Eudaimonia / Thomas Nagel -- Aristotle on Eudaimonia / J.L. Ackrill -- The metaphysical and psychological basis of Aristotle's Ethics / T.H. Irwin -- Self-movers / David J. Furley -- Aristotle on learning to be good / M.F. Burnyeat -- Aristotle on action / J.L. Ackrill -- Being properly affected : virtues and feelings in Aristotle's Ethics / L.A. Kosman -- Reason and responsibility in Aristotle / T.H. Irwin -- Aristotle's doctrine of the mean / J.O. Urmson -- Courage as a mean / David Pears -- Justice as a virtue / Bernard Williams -- Aristotle on the role of intellect in virtue / Richard Sorabji -- Deliberation and practical reason ; Weakness of will commensurability, and the objects of deliberation and desire / David Wiggins -- Akrasia and pleasure : Nicomachean ethics Book 7 / Amélie Oksenberg Rorty -- Aristotle on pleasure and goodness / Julia Annas -- Aristotle on friendship / John M. Cooper -- The good man and the good for man in Aristotle's Ethics / Kathleen V. Wilkes -- The role of Eudaimonia in Aristotle's Ethics / John McDowell -- The place of contemplation in Aristotle's Nicomachean ethics / Amélie Oksenberg Rorty -- Shame, separateness, and political unity : Aristotle's criticism of Plato / Martha Craven Nussbaum
Summary Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics deals with character and its proper development in the acquisition of thoughtful habits directed toward appropriate ends. The articles in this unique collection, many not otherwise available, form a continuous commentary on the Ethics.--From publisher description
Analysis Aristotle Nicomachean ethics
Aristotle Nicomachean ethics
Ethics Aristotle 384-322 B.C. 'Ethics'
Notes Includes bibliographical references
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject 880-01 Aristotle. Nicomachean ethics.
880-01 Αριστοτέλης, 384-322 π.Χ. Ηθικά Ευδήμεια
880-01 Αριστοτέλης. 384-322 π.Χ.
880-02 Aristotle. Nicomachean ethics.
880-02 Αριστοτέλης. 384-322 π.Χ.
Aristotle. Nicomachean ethics
Aristotle. Ethica
Aristotle. Nicomachean ethics.
Ethics, Ancient.
Author Rorty, Amélie.
LC no. 78062858
ISBN 0520037731
0520040414 (paperback)
9780520040410 (paperback)