Richard McKeon (1900-1985)
 
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INTRODUCTION
TO

ARISTOTLE

Second edition, revised and enlarged
With a New General Introduction and
New Introductions to the Particular Works

By Richard McKeon

© 1973 The University of Chicago Press, Chicago & London

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Contents

Preface   vii
McK-IntroToAristotle_Preface.pdf   564 KB

General Introduction   ix
The Life and Times of Aristotle/ix, Scientific Method in the Philosophy of Aristotle/xvi, Experience, Art, and Science/xxi, The Theoretic Sciences/xxvi, The Practical and Productive Sciences/xxxv, The Influence of Aristotle/xli
McK-Aristotle_GeneralIntroduction.pdf   12.3 MB

Logic
Introduction   2
ANALYTICA POSTERIORA (Posterior Analytics) Complete   8

Physics
Introduction   114
PHYSICA (Physics) The Second of the Eight Books   121

Psychology
Introduction   146
DE ANIMA (On the Soul) Complete   153

Biology
Introduction   248
DE PARTIBUS ANIMALIUM (On the Parts of Animals) Book I, Chapter 1   253

Metaphysics
Introduction   268
METAPHYSICA (Metaphysics) The First and Twelfth of the Fourteen Books   274

Ethics
Introduction   332
ETHICA NICOMACHEAM (Nicomachean Ethics) Complete   338

Politics
Introduction   584
POLITICA (Politics) The First and Third of the Eight Books   591

Poetics
Introduction   662
POETICA (Poetics) Complete   668

Rhetoric
Introduction   716
PHETORICA (Rhetoric) Book I, Chapters 1-4; Book II, Chapters 18-22   726