Synopses & Reviews
In this brilliantly written popular account, the foremost Platonist examines Aristotle's theories, historical background, influence, and present-day application. Dr. Taylor covers the Greek philosopher's thoughts on classification of the sciences; scientific method; formal logic; induction; theory of knowledge; the four causes; motion and its eternity; God; terrestrial bodies; and much more.
Foremost Platonist examines Aristotle's thought, historical background, influence, present-day application.
A.E. Taylor's ARISTOTLE is a brilliantly written account of the great Greek philosopher and his thought. More than simply a listing and abstract discussion of ideas, the book presents a searching analysis of Aristotle's thought, both in terms of its historical background as well as its modern application.
Table of Contents
I LIFE AND WORKS
II THE CLASSIFICATION OF THE SCIENCES: SCIENTIFIC METHOD
III FIRST PHILOSOPHY
V PRACTICAL PHILOSOPHY