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On the Athenian Constitution By Aristotle & Sir Frederic G. Kenyon
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The Athenians Constitution is attributed to Aristotle and his students. It describes the political system of ancient Athens and is a commentary on the development of constitutional democracy in... More > ancient Greece. The treatise was made between 330 and 322 BC. The work consists of two parts. The first part, deals with the different iterations of the constitution, from the trial of the Alcmaeonidae until 403 BC. The second part describes the city's institutions, including the terms of access to citizenship, magistrates and the courts. It traces the progression of Greek rulers and the constitutional reforms they initiated—or in some cases their suppression of constitutional rights and privileges. Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC) was a Greek philosopher and polymath, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great. His writings were the first to create a comprehensive system of Western philosophy, encompassing morality, aesthetics, logic, science, politics, and metaphysics.< Less
Categories By Aristotle & E. M. Edghill
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Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC), is one of most important philosophers of all time and remain a fountain of inspiration for modern thinkers. His works included logic, physics, politics, metaphysics,... More > rhetoric and zoology, biology, poetic tragedy and ethics that are still relevant today. He also preferred to define things in more concrete and scientific manners and seemed to always have had explanations for everything around him. The Categories is an introduction to Aristotle’s logical work which places classifications of individual words, as opposed to sentences or propositions. It is one of his important work of philosophy as it presents the backbone of his own philosophical theorizing and has influenced many of the greatest philosophers in the western tradition. His classification divides all of being into ten categories which are then arranged according to the order of the questions we would ask in gaining knowledge of an object.< Less
On Prophesying by Dreams By Aristotle & J. I. Beare
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Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC), is one of most important philosophers of all time and remain a fountain of inspiration for modern thinkers. His works included logic, physics, politics, metaphysics,... More > rhetoric and zoology, biology, poetic tragedy and ethics that are still relevant today. He also preferred to define things in more concrete and scientific manners and seemed to always have had explanations for everything around him. Aristotle’s short text On Prophesying by Dreams, is his early exploration in the phenomena. He attempts to explain what causes a person to dream and why dreams are not sent by the Gods. He also believed that it is quite natural that commonplace persons should be those who have foresight in dreams, and that prophetic dreams are the result of coincidence< Less
On Sophistical Refutations By Aristotle & W. A. Pickard-Cambridge
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“For reasoning rests on certain statements such that they involve necessarily the assertion of something other than what has been stated, through what has been stated: refutation is reasoning... More > involving the contradictory of the given conclusion.” ... Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC), is one of most important philosophers of all time and remain a fountain of inspiration for modern thinkers. His works included logic, physics, politics, metaphysics, rhetoric and zoology, biology, poetic tragedy and ethics that are still relevant today. He also preferred to define things in more concrete and scientific manners and seemed to always have had explanations for everything around him. Sophistical Refutations identifies thirteen fallacies or false reasoning often due to a misconception or a presumption. From these fallacies, he also shows how to construct arguments for a position one has already decided to adopt and how to detect weaknesses in the arguments of others.< Less

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