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Aristotle, the Nichomachean Ethics

H. H. Joachim

Aristotle, the Nichomachean Ethics

A Commentary

by H. H. Joachim

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Published by Abbey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Ancient & Classical,
  • Philosophy,
  • Aristotle,
  • Ethics,
  • Nicomachean ethics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10418916M
    ISBN 100313248370
    ISBN 109780313248375

    Book 2 1. Virtue being, as we have seen, of two kinds, intellectual and moral, intellectual virtue is for the most part both produced and increased by instruction, and therefore requires experience and time; whereas moral or ethical virtue is the product of habit (ethos), and has indeed derived its name, with a slight variation of form, from that word. 1 1. [2]. Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics H. Rackham, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. Od. ", "denarius") book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8 book 9 book chapter: Hence it seems to be necessary for the student of ethics to define the difference between the Voluntary and the Involuntary 1;.

    Book 5, Chapters Aristotle argues that decency is actually superior to justice. He claims that this is because a universal law sometimes falls short of being able to address every particular, and in such cases, decency makes up the deficiency in the law. The former image is suggested by the preceding words, but the latter perhaps is a better metaphor for that avoidance of the too much and the too little which, according to Aristotle, constitutes right conduct. 3 Book 6 thus purports to explain further the definition of Moral Virtue (), while at the same time () continuing the.

      The Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle is the most influential book of the moral Kant to John Rawls, all philosophers have discussed the issue with Aristotle on the good life and on happiness.. To summarize, Aristotle raises the question of virtue: How should we act? How to live? The man, he said, must act according to reason. The moral of Aristotle is an ethics /5. LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in Nicomachean Ethics, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work. Aristotle outlines two sorts of virtue —virtue of thought and virtue of character. The first arises mostly from teaching and requires experience and time to mature. The second results from habit.


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Ideas central to ethics—that happiness is the end of human endeavor, that moral virtue is formed through action and habituation, and that good action requires prudence—found their most powerful proponent in the person medieval scholars simply called “the Philosopher.”/5(56).

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Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle Translated by W. Ross Batoche Books Kitchener File Size: KB. Book II 1 Virtue, then, being of two kinds, intellectual and moral, intellectual virtue in the main owes both its birth and its growth to teaching (for which reason it requires experience and time), while moral virtue comes about as a result of habit, whence also its name (ethike) is one that is formed by a slight variation from the word ethos.

Nichomachean Ethics is one of Aristotle’s widely read and most influential books. It consists of 10 books/5(48). The Nicomachean Ethics Summary. Fasten your seatbelts. Make sure the shoulder harness clicks into place.

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1 Aristotle gives flute-playing as an instance of an art the practice of which is an end in itself, in contrast with the art of building, the end of which is the house built Aristot.

Gtr. Mor. b 27 ff. 2 Or perhaps ‘both to ascertain and to secure.’. 3 καλόν is a term of admiration applied to what is correct, especially (1) bodies well shaped and works of art or handicraft. 51 Perhaps Aristotle wrote ‘though is is not easy.’ 52 Possibly a reference to an intended (or now lost) book of the Politics on laws (Ross).

53 54 i.e., mistake, ignorance: as in the illustration, it is an accident that the person struck is the striker's father. 55 Sc., of whom he knows his father to be one. The Nicomachean Ethics remains the most compelling of all works on the good human life, and readers can now enjoy ready access to it through David Reeve's fluent new translation.

Accompanied by illuminating commentary and an exceptionally rich index, the volume is an ideal companion for those aspiring to learn their way around this classic textDavid Sedley, The /5(17). 1 After these matters we ought perhaps next to discuss pleasure.

For it is thought to be most intimately connected with our human nature, which is the reason why in educating the young we steer them by the rudders of pleasure and pain; it is thought, too, that to enjoy the things we ought and to hate the things we ought has the greatest bearing on virtue of character.

Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics Questions and Answers. The Question and Answer section for Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics is a great resource to. Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics H. Rackham, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8 book 9 book chapter: 4 Aristotle holds () that the opinions of the mass of mankind, and of philosophers, on matters of conduct are likely to be substantially true; although.

The Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle's most important study of personal morality and the ends of human life, has for many centuries been a widely-read and influential book.

Though written more than 2, years ago, it offers the modern reader many valuable insights into human needs and conduct. Among its most outstanding features are Aristotle's. Title: The Nicomachean Ethics of Aristotle Author: Aristotle, Frank Hesketh Peters Created Date: 9/10/ PM.

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Dover Thrift Editions are the most affordable paperback classics out there. They are public domain translations, easily found online, but are handy if you want a hardcopy. This copy of Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics" includes a biography and extensive introduction. I bought this book because of a class/5(48).LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in Nicomachean Ethics, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work.

According to Aristotle, every craft, line of inquiry, action, and decision seeks some end, or “ good,” but these goods differ. For example, health is the end of medicine, a boat the end of boatbuilding, and.Book 4 1.

Next let us speak of Liberality. This virtue seems to be the observance of the mean in relation to wealth: we praise a man as liberal not in war, nor in matters in which we praise him as temperate nor in judicial decisions, but in relation to giving and getting 1 wealth, and especially in giving; wealth meaning all those things whose value is measured by money.