Aristotle's Politics: A Critical Guide (Cambridge Critical by Thornton Lockwood,Thanassis Samaras

By Thornton Lockwood,Thanassis Samaras

Arguably the foundational textual content of Western political conception, Aristotle's Politics has turn into probably the most extensively and punctiliously studied works in moral and political philosophy. This quantity of essays bargains clean interpretations of Aristotle's key paintings and opens new paths for college students and students to discover. The participants include quite a few methodological methods that variety around the disciplines of classics, political technological know-how, philosophy, and historic background. Their essays remove darkness from perennial questions reminiscent of the connection among person and group, the character of democratic deliberation, and the way to enhance political associations. delivering groundbreaking reviews that either set Aristotle in the context of his personal time and draw on modern dialogue of his writings, this assortment will offer researchers with an realizing of a few of the significant scholarly debates surrounding this key text.

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