By Anton-Hermann Chroust
Originally released in 1973. Aristotle’s early works most likely belong to the formative period of his philosophic inspiration and as such give a contribution vitally to the certainty and evaluate of the improvement of his philosophy. This ebook exhibits that the philosophy propagated in those misplaced works exhibits an indisputable Platonism, and hence turns out to clash with the elemental doctrines within the conventional treatises gathered within the Corpus Aristotelicum. used to be the writer of the misplaced early works and the later preserved treatises one and an identical individual, or have been a few of these treatises written by way of participants of the Early Peripatus? This, the second one of 2 volumes, discusses intimately yes decisive features of Aristotle’s early works. interesting hypotheses and conjectures recommend the following impress dialogue and extra research within the ‘Aristotelian Problem’.
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Aristotle: New Light on His Life and On Some of His Lost Works, Volume 2: Observations on Some of Aristotle's Lost Works (Routledge Library Editions: Aristotle) by Anton-Hermann Chroust