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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz WAV version of the LibriVox audiobook recording of Prior Analytics by Aristotle. Translated by Octavius Freire Owen. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: TriciaG. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Cover: Before the Bath by William-Adolphe Bouguereau c.1900. Prior Analytics (Ancient Greek: ΑΝΑΛΥΤΙΚΑ ΠΡΟΤΕΡΑ; Latin: ANALYTICA PRIORA) is one of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon...
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz WAV version of the LibriVox recording of Posterior Analytics by Aristotle. Translated by Octavius Freire Owen. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: Availle. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Guero. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Cover: Au Bord du Ruisseau by William-Adolphe Bouguereau c.1875. Cover design by Geoffrey Edwards is in the public domain. Posterior Analytics (Ancient Greek: ΑΝΑΛΥΤΙΚΑ ΥΣΤΕΡΑ Latin ANALYTICA POSTERIORA)...
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LibriVox recording of The Nicomachean Ethics, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. The work consists of ten books, originally separate scrolls, and is understood to be based on notes said to be from his lectures at the Lyceum which were either edited by or dedicated to Aristotle's son, Nicomachus. In many ways this work parallels the similar Eudemian Ethics, which has only eight books, and the two works can be fruitfully compared. Books V, VI, and VII of the Nicomachean Ethics are identical...
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LibriVox recording of On Interpretation, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. Aristotle's On Interpretation (Greek Περὶ Ἑρμηνείας or Peri Hermeneias) or De Interpretatione (the Latin title) is the second of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon. On Interpretation is one of the earliest surviving philosophical works in the Western tradition to deal with the relationship between language and logic in a comprehensive, explicit, and formal way....
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz Wave version of the LibriVox audiobook recording of Parva Naturalia (Short Treatises on Nature) by Aristotle. Translated by William Alexander Hammond. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Guero. Meta Coordinator: J. M. Smallheer. CD Insert: Janette Brown. Painting: Rokeby Venus by Diego Velázquez de Silva y Velázquez, c.1651. Recording and Cover by Geoffrey Edwards are in the Public Domain. For more free audiobooks or to become a...
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LibriVox recording of Sophistical Elenchi, by Aristotle. Read by GeoffreyEdwards. De Sophisticis Elenchis is the sixth of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon ("Instrument"). In De Sophisticis Elenchis Aristotle identifies 13 falacies. Verbal Fallacies are: Accent or Emphasis; Amphibology; Equivocation; Composition; Division and Figure of Speech. Material Fallacies are: Accident; Affirming the Consequent; Converse Accident; Irrelevant Conclusion;...
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LibriVox recording of Economics by Aristotle. (Translated by Edward Seymour Forster.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Economics (Greek: Οἰκονομικά; Latin: Oeconomica) may not have been written by Aristotle and discusses finances of the home and state. - Summary by Geoffrey Edwards For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free...
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz WAV version of the LibriVox recording of De Sophisticis Elenchis  by Aristotle. Translated by W.A. Pickard-Cambridge. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: Bart de Leeuw. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Guero. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Painting: The Broken Pitcher by William-Adolphe Bouguereau c.1891. Recording and cover by Geoffrey Edwards are in the Public Domain.   Sophistical Refutations (Greek: ΠΕΡΙ ΣΟΦΙΣΤΙΚΩΝ...
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LibriVox recording of Generation of Animals by Aristotle. (Translated by Arthur Platt.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Generation of Animals (or On the Generation of Animals; Greek: Περὶ ζῴων γενέσεως (Peri Zoion Geneseos); Latin: De Generatione Animalium) Book 1: Sexual Parts, Semen & Sexual Generation Book 2: Sexes, Embryo Development & Sterility Book 3: Birds, Fish, Cephalopods, Insects, Bees & Testacea Book 4: Causes of Sex, Heredity & Teratology Book...
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz WAV version of the LibriVox recording of On Interpretation by Aristotle. Translated by Octavius Freire Owen. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: Diana Majlinger. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Betty M. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Cover: The Little Shepherdess by William-Adolphe Bouguereau. On Interpretation (Ancient Greek: ΠΕΡΙ ΕΡΜΗΝΕΙΑΣ; Latin: DE INTERPRETATIONE) is the second of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are...
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz WAV version of the LibriVox recording of Rhetoric by Aristotle. Translated by Thomas Taylor. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: TriciaG. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Leni. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Cover: Portrait of Anne, Countess of Chesterfield by Thomas Gainsborough c.1778. Scanned by The J. Paul Getty Museum. Rhetoric (Ancient Greek: ΡΗΤΟΡΙΚΗ  Latin: Ars Rhetorica) consists of three books. Topics discussed include...
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Librivox recording of Poetics , by Aristotle. Read by Robert Foster Aristotle's Poetics from the 4th century B.C. aims to give a short study of storytelling. It discusses things like unity of plot, reversal of situation, and character in the context of Greek tragedy, comedy and epic poetry. But it still applies today. It is especially popular with screenwriters as seen in many script gurus' how-to books. (Summary by Robert Foster) For further information, including links to online text, reader...
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LibriVox recording of Prior Analytics, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. Prior Analytics is the third of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon ("Instrument"). In Prior Analytics Aristotle conducts a formal study of arguments. In logic an argument is a series of true or false statements which lead to a true or false conclusion. Aristotle identifies valid and invalid forms of arguments called syllogisms . A syllogism is an argument consisting...
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Uncompressed 24-bit 192 kHz WAV64 version of the LibriVox recording of Economics by Aristotle. Translated by Edward Seymour Forster. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: TriciaG. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Gail Timmerman Vaughan. CD Insert: Annise. Cover: Allegory of Fortune by Salvator Rosa, c.1659. Recording, CD Insert and Thumb Image are all in the public domain. Economics (Ancient Greek: ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΑ; Latin: OECONOMICA) may not have been written by...
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LibriVox recording of On the Heavens by Aristotle. Translated by John Leofric Stocks Read by Geoffrey Edwards On the Heavens (Greek: Περί ουρανού, Latin: De Caelo or De Caelo et Mundo) is Aristotle's chief cosmological treatise. In it Aristotle argues that the Earth is a sphere by pointing to the evidence of lunar eclipses. Aristotle also provides a detailed explanation of his theory of 'gravity' arguing that things which contain 'earth' fall towards the centre of the Universe...
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LibriVox recording of History of Animals by Aristotle. (Translated by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards (Greek: Τῶν περὶ τὰ ζῷα ἱστοριῶν, Ton peri ta zoia historion, "Inquiries on Animals"; Latin: Historia Animalium, "History of Animals") Book I Grouping of animals and the parts of the human body. Book II Different parts of red-blooded animals. Book III Internal organs. Book IV Animals without blood (invertebrates)....
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz WAV version of the LibriVox recording of Categories by Aristotle. Translated by Octavius Freire Owen. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: Carl Manchester. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Marcel Coenders. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Cover: A Little Coaxing by William-Adolphe Bouguereau c.1890. Cover design by Geoffrey Edwards is in the public domain. Categories (Ancient Greek: ΚΑΤΗΓΟΡΙΑΙ; Latin: CATEGORIAE) is the first of...
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Uncompressed 24-bit 192 kHz Wave64 version of the LibriVox audiobook recording of the Constitution of Athens by Aristotle. Translated by Frederic G. Kenyon. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Patti Cunningham. Meta Coordinator: MaryAnn. CD Insert: Annise. Painting: Triumph of the Marine Venus by Sebastiano Ricci c. 1713. Scanned by The J. Paul Getty Museum. Recording and Cover by Geoffrey Edwards are in the public domain. The Constitution of the Athens (Greek:...
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Uncompressed 32-bit 192 kHz Wave64 version of the LibriVox audiobook recording of Eudemian Ethics by Aristotle. Translated by J. Solomon. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta Coordinator: TriciaG. Proof Listener: Bala. Painting: After the Bath by William-Adolphe Bouguereau c.1875. Recording and Cover by Geoffrey Edwards are in the Public Domain. Eudemian Ethics (Greek: ΗΘΙΚΩΝ ΕΥΔΗΜΙΩΝ Latin: ETHICA EUDEMIA) discusses topics including virtue, friendship, happiness and God. It is believed...
Topics: Ethics, Virtue, Morality, Good, God, Religion, Justice, Friendship, Aristotle, Greek, Philosophy
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LibriVox recording of Movement & Progression of Animals by Aristotle. (Translated by A. S. L. Farquharson.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Movement of Animals (or On the Motion of Animals; Greek Περὶ ζῴων κινήσεως; Latin De Motu Animalium) begins with a discussion of the physics of motion and asks whether God, the Unmoved Mover, exists outside of our Universe. Progression of Animals (or On the Gait of Animals; Greek: Περὶ πορείας ζῴων; Latin: De...
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LibriVox recording of Magna Moralia by Aristotle. (Translated by St. George William Joseph Stock.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Magna Moralia (Ancient Greek: ΗΟΙΚΩΝ ΜΕΓΑΛΩΝ, English: Great Ethics) discusses topics including friendship, virtue, happiness and God. It is disputed whether Aristotle wrote Magna Moralia. This author concludes that it is absurd to suggest that God contemplates only God but does not propose an alternative activity for God. (Summary by Geoffrey...
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz WAV version of the LibriVox recording of De Anima by Aristotle. Translated by R. D. Hicks. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging and Dedicated Proof-Listener: Guero. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Cover: The Abduction of Proserpine by Alessandro Allori (1535-1607), c. 1570. Scanned by The J. Paul Getty Museum. On the Soul (Ancient Greek: ΠΕΡΙ ΨΥΧΗΣ Latin: De Anima) is a major treatise by Aristotle on the nature of living things....
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LibriVox recording of Categories, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. Categories (Lat. Categoriae, Greek Κατηγορίαι Katēgoriai) is the first of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon. In Categories Aristotle enumerates all the possible kinds of things that can be the subject or the predicate of a proposition. Aristotle places every object of human apprehension under one of ten categories (known to medieval writers as the praedicamenta)....
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LibriVox recording of On the Parts of Animals by Aristotle. (Translated by William Ogle.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards On the Parts of Animals (Greek: ΠΕΡΙ ΖΩΩΝ ΜΟΡΙΩΝ; Latin: De Partibus Animalium) by Aristotle (ΑΡΙΣΤΟΤΕΛΗΣ). The first book asks whether animals were designed or came into existence by chance. The remaining three books focus on particular examples of various animals and the functions of their organs. The translator William Ogle, who was both a...
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Uncompressed Wave64 version of the LibriVox recording of On the Heavens by Aristotle. Translated by John Leofric Stocks. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: J. M. Smallheer. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Guero. CD Insert: Janette Brown. Painting: Regina Angelorum (The Virgin with Angels) by William-Adolphe Bouguereau c.1900. Recording and Cover by Geoffrey Edwards are in the Public Domain. On the Heavens (Greek: Περί ουρανού, Latin: De Caelo or De Caelo...
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz WAV version of the LibriVox recording of Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle. Translated by Thomas Taylor. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: TriciaG. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Hari. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Cover: The Bather by William-Adolphe Bouguereau 1879. Nicomachean Ethics (Ancient Greek: ΗΘΙΚΩΝ ΝΙΚΟΜΑΧΕΙΩΝ; Latin: Ethica Nicomachea; Alternate Latin: De Moribus ad Nicomachum) discusses topics including pleasure,...
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LibriVox recording of The Constitution of Athens, by Aristotle, translated by Frederic G. Kenyon. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. The Constitution of Athens (Greek: Ἀθηναίων πολιτεία) was written by Aristotle or his student. The text was lost until discovered in the late 19th century in Egypt. Topics discussed include Solon's legislative reforms abolishing debt slavery and the rise and decline of democracy and tyranny in Athens. (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards) For further information,...
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LibriVox recording of De Anima, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. On the Soul (Greek Περὶ Ψυχῆς (Perì Psūchês), Latin De Anima) is a major treatise by Aristotle on the nature of living things. His discussion centres on the kinds of souls possessed by different kinds of living things, distinguished by their different operations. Thus plants have the capacity for nourishment and reproduction, the minimum that must be possessed by any kind of living organism. Lower animals...
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Uncompressed 16-bit 44.1 kHz Wave version of the LibriVox audiobook recording of Topics by Aristotle. Translated by Octavius Freire Owen. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Meta Coordinator: Bart de Leeuw. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Guero. CD Insert: Scott Carpenter. Painting: Thirst by William-Adolphe Bouguereau c.1886. Recording and Cover by Geoffrey Edwards are in the Public Domain. Topics (Greek: ΤΟΠΙΚΑ  Latin: TOPICA) is the fifth of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are...
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LibriVox recording of Politics, by Aristotle. The Politics , by the ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle, is one of the most influential texts in political philosophy. In it, Aristotle explores the role that the political community should play in developing the virtue of its citizens. One of his central ideas is that "Man is a political animal," meaning that people can only become virtuous by active participation in the political community. Aristotle also criticizes his teacher Plato,...
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LibriVox recording of Topics, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. The Topics is is the fifth of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon ("Instrument"). The Topics constitutes Aristotle's treatise on the art of dialectic—the invention and discovery of arguments in which the propositions rest upon commonly-held opinions or endoxa. Topoi are "places" from which such arguments can be discovered or invented. In his treatise on the Topics,...
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LibriVox recording of Metaphysics, by Aristotle. Translated by John M’Mahon, Read by Geoffrey Edwards. Metaphysics (Ancient Greek: ΜΕΤΑ ΤΑ ΦΥΣΙΚΑ; Latin: METAPHYSICA; English: After the Physics) discusses topics including substance, accident, causation and God. The text was lost in Western Europe during the Dark Ages. (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
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LibriVox recording of Physics, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards Physics (Greek: Φυσικὴ ἀκρόασις; Latin: Physica, or Physicae Auscultationes) discusses concepts including: substance, accident, the infinite, causation, motion, time and the Prime Mover. (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For...
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LibriVox recording of On Generation and Corruption by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards On Generation and Corruption (Ancient Greek: Περὶ γενέσεως καὶ φθορᾶς, Latin: De Generatione et Corruptione, also known as On Coming to Be and Passing Away) is a treatise by Aristotle. Like many of his texts, it is both scientific and philosophic (although not necessarily scientific in the modern sense). The philosophy, though, is essentially empirical; as in all Aristotle's works,...
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LibriVox recording of Opuscula by Aristotle. (Translated by Edward Seymour Forster; Harold Joachim; Launcelot Dowdal; and Thomas Loveday.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Opuscula is a collection of shorter books that may or may not have been written by Aristotle. 1. On Colours 2. On Things Heard 3. Physiognomonics 4. On Plants 5. On Marvellous Things Heard 6. Mechanics 7. On Indivisible Lines 8. The Situations and Names of Winds 9. On Melissus, Xenophanes, and Gorgias  - Summary by...
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24-bit 192 kHz FLAC version of the www.librivox.org recording.  On Colours (USA: On Colors, Greek: ΠΕΡΙ ΧΡΩΜΑΤΩΝ, Latin: DE COLORIBUS) may not have been written by Aristotle. Theophrastus or Strato who were the second and third scholarchs of the Lyceum (ΛΥΚΕΙΟΝ) may have been the actual author. Translated by Thomas Loveday & Edward Forster. Read in English for LibriVox by Geoffrey Edwards. Cover Painting: Comtesse d'Haussonville by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, 1845....
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LibriVox recording of Rhetoric, by Aristotle, translated by Thomas Taylor. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. The Rhetoric was developed by Aristotle during two periods when he was in Athens, the first between 367 to 347 BCE (when he was seconded to Plato in the Academy), and the second between 335 to 322 BCE (when he was running his own school, the Lyceum). The Rhetoric consists of three books. Book I offers a general overview, presenting the purposes of rhetoric and a working definition; it also...
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On Generation and Corruption (Ancient Greek: ΠΕΡΙ ΓΕΝΕΣΕΩΣ ΚΑΙ ΦΘΟΡΑΣ; Latin: DE GENERATIONE ET CORRUPTIONE) discusses causation, alteration, matter, the elements and being. (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards) Uncompressed 24-bit 192 kHz WAV64 version of the LibriVox recording of On Generation and Corruption by Aristotle. Translated by Harold Joachim. Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards. Dedicated Proof-Listener: Rapunzelina. CD Insert: Janette Brown. Cover: Witches' Sabbath...
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LibriVox recording of Posterior Analytics, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. Posterior Analytics is the fourth of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon ("Instrument"). Posterior Analytics deals with demonstration, definition, and scientific knowledge. Demonstration is distinguished as a syllogism productive of scientific knowledge, while Definition is marked as the statement of a thing's nature, a statement of the meaning of the name, or of...
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LibriVox recording of Parva Naturalia by Aristotle. Translated by William Alexander Hammond Read by Geoffrey Edwards Parva Naturalia [the "short treatises on nature" (a conventional Latin title first used by Giles of Rome)] is a collection of books by Aristotle, which discuss natural phenomena involving the body and the soul. The books are as follows: I - On Sensation and the Sensible II - On Memory and Recollection III - On Sleeping and Waking IV - On Dreams V - On Prophecy in Sleep...
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LibriVox recording of The Constitution of the Athenians by Aristotle. (Translated by Ioannes Zervos.) Read in Greek by karampas1968. Η Αθηναίων Πολιτεία του Αριστοτέλη γράφτηκε μεταξύ 328 και 322 πΧ. Περιέχει πολλές πληροφορίες για την πολιτειακή εξέλιξη των Αθηναίων αλλά και για το Αστικό και για το Δημόσιο Αττικό Δίκαιο. Το...
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LibriVox recording of Eudemian Ethics, by Aristotle. Translated by J. Solomon. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. Eudemian Ethics (Greek: ΗΘΙΚΩΝ ΕΥΔΗΜΙΩΝ Latin: ETHICA EUDEMIA) discusses topics including virtue, friendship, happiness and God. It is believed to have been written before Nicomachean Ethics and to be named after Eudemus of Rhodes. Books IV, V, and VI of Eudemian Ethics are identical to books V, VI, and VII of Nicomachean Ethics and are excluded from this translation. (Summary...
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