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By Aristotle,Carnes Lord

ISBN-10: 0226921832

ISBN-13: 9780226921839

ISBN-10: 0226921840

ISBN-13: 9780226921846

One of the elemental works of Western political suggestion, Aristotle’s masterwork is the 1st systematic treatise at the technology of politics. for nearly 3 a long time, Carnes Lord’s justly acclaimed translation has served because the common English variation. generally considered as the main devoted to either the unique Greek and Aristotle’s exact sort, it's also written in transparent, modern English.

This re-creation of the Politics keeps and provides to Lord’s already vast notes, clarifying the stream of Aristotle’s argument and selecting literary and ancient references. A word list defines keyword phrases in Aristotle’s philosophical-political vocabulary. Lord has made revisions to complex passages during the translation for you to improve either its accuracy and its clarity. He has additionally considerably revised his advent for the hot variation, providing an account of Aristotle’s existence when it comes to political occasions of his time; the nature and background of his writings and of the Politics specifically; his total perception of political technological know-how; and his influence on next political inspiration from antiquity to the current. extra improving this new version is an updated chosen bibliography.

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