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The Resource Aristotle and natural law, Tony Burns

Aristotle and natural law, Tony Burns

Label
Aristotle and natural law
Title
Aristotle and natural law
Statement of responsibility
Tony Burns
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Aristotle and Natural Law lays out a new theoretical approach which distinguishes between the notions of ''interpretation, '' ''appropriation, '' ''negotiation'' and ''reconstruction'' of the meaning of texts and their component concepts. These categories are then deployed in an examination of the role which the concept of natural law is used by Aristotle in a number of key texts. The book argues that Aristotle appropriated the concept of natural law, first formulated by the defenders of naturalism in the ''nature versus convention debate'' in classical Athens. Thereby he contributed to the emer
Member of
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1953-
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Burns, Tony
Dewey number
340/.112092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum Studies in Ancient Philosophy
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  • Aristotle
  • Natural law
Label
Aristotle and natural law, Tony Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 Natural Law in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics; Chapter 2 Natural Law in Aristotle's Politics; Chapter 3 Natural Law in Aristotle's Rhetoric; Chapter 4 Aristotle and the Nature Versus Convention Debate; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn880455724
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441107169
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880455724
Label
Aristotle and natural law, Tony Burns
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 Natural Law in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics; Chapter 2 Natural Law in Aristotle's Politics; Chapter 3 Natural Law in Aristotle's Rhetoric; Chapter 4 Aristotle and the Nature Versus Convention Debate; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn880455724
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441107169
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880455724

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