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Aristotle: The Contrast of Treatments

J. C. B. Gosling and C. C. W. Taylor

in The Greeks On Pleasure

Published in print December 1982 | ISBN: 9780198246664
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191681035 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198246664.003.0012
Aristotle: The Contrast of Treatments

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If we turn to the question of developments immediately after Plato, our main source is Aristotle, and if we are to use Aristotle as a source of information about the way discussion developed we have to reach some conclusions on the relationships between the treatments of pleasure in Books VII and X of the Nicomachean Ethics. This chapter focuses on what might be called their philosophical relationship.

Keywords: Aristotle; pleasure; Nicomachean Ethics; philosophical relationship

Chapter.  11767 words. 

Subjects: Ancient Philosophy

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