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The Resource Nicomachean ethics, Aristotle ; with an English translation by H. Rackham, (electronic resource)

Nicomachean ethics, Aristotle ; with an English translation by H. Rackham, (electronic resource)

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Nicomachean ethics
Title
Nicomachean ethics
Statement of responsibility
Aristotle ; with an English translation by H. Rackham
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Subject
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
Nearly all the works Aristotle (384-322 BCE) prepared for publication are lost; the priceless ones extant are lecture-materials, notes, and memoranda (some are spurious). They can be categorized as practical; logical; physical; metaphysical; on art; other; fragments.
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Aristotle
Language note
Text in Greek with English translation on facing pages
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1868-1944
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rackham, H.
Series statement
Loeb classical library online
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Ethics
Summary expansion
Aristotle, great Greek philosopher, researcher, reasoner, and writer, born at Stagirus in 384 BCE, was the son of Nicomachus, a physician, and Phaestis. He studied under Plato at Athens and taught there (367-47); subsequently he spent three years at the court of a former pupil, Hermeias, in Asia Minor and at this time married Pythias, one of Hermeias's relations. After some time at Mitylene, in 343-2 he was appointed by King Philip of Macedon to be tutor of his teen-aged son Alexander. After Philip's death in 336, Aristotle became head of his own school (of "Peripatetics"), the Lyceum at Athens. Because of anti-Macedonian feeling there after Alexander's death in 323, he withdrew to Chalcis in Euboea, where he died in 322. Nearly all the works Aristotle prepared for publication are lost; the priceless ones extant are lecture-materials, notes, and memoranda (some are spurious). They can be categorized as follows: I. Practical: Nicomachean Ethics; Great Ethics (Magna Moralia); Eudemian Ethics; Politics; Oeconomica (on the good of the family); Virtues and Vices. II. Logical: Categories; On Interpretation; Analytics (Prior and Posterior); On Sophistical Refutations; Topica. III. Physical: Twenty-six works (some suspect) including astronomy, generation and destruction, the senses, memory, sleep, dreams, life, facts about animals, etc. IV. Metaphysics: on being as being. V. On Art: Art of Rhetoric and Poetics. VI. Other works including the Athenian Constitution; more works also of doubtful authorship. VII. Fragments of various works such as dialogues on philosophy and literature; and of treatises on rhetoric, politics and metaphysics. The Loeb Classical Library edition of Aristotle is in twenty-three volumes--
Target audience
general
Label
Nicomachean ethics, Aristotle ; with an English translation by H. Rackham, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://www.loebclassics.com/view/LCL073/1926/volume.xml
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
hup0000173
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780674990814
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905183820
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Nicomachean ethics, Aristotle ; with an English translation by H. Rackham, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://www.loebclassics.com/view/LCL073/1926/volume.xml
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
hup0000173
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780674990814
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905183820
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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