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People as Political Animals

Eugene Garver

in Aristotle's Politics: Living Well and Living Together

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226284026
eISBN:
9780226284040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226284040.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter concludes the discussion of the problems in Aristotle's Politics by pointing to five themes that run through the treatise as ever-deepening ways of understanding how people are political ... More


Book I: Slavery and the Will to Power

Eugene Garver

in Aristotle's Politics: Living Well and Living Together

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226284026
eISBN:
9780226284040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226284040.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter explores the most notorious feature of the Politics, the endorsement of slavery. This is an important feature of Aristotle's treatise since the issues raised by slavery cut deep into his ... More


Why Listening?

Andrew Dobson

in Listening for Democracy: Recognition, Representation, Reconciliation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199682447
eISBN:
9780191762901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682447.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter locates ‘listening’ in contemporary democratic theory by looking at the rise of ‘sensory’ democracy and of non-ideal democratic theorizing. The somewhat pessimistic tenor of some recent ... More


Aristotle's Politics: Living Well and Living Together

Eugene Garver

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226284026
eISBN:
9780226284040
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226284040.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

“Man is a political animal,” Aristotle asserts near the beginning of the Politics. In this reading of one of the foundational texts of political philosophy, this book traces the surprising ... More


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