Action, Contemplation, and Happiness by C. D. C. Reeve

By C. D. C. Reeve

This available and cutting edge essay on Aristotle, in line with clean translations of a big variety of his writings, demanding situations acquired interpretations of his debts of useful knowledge, motion, and contemplation and in their areas within the happiest human life.

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