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The Resource Technē in Aristotle's Ethics : crafting the moral life, Tom Angier, (electronic book)

Technē in Aristotle's Ethics : crafting the moral life, Tom Angier, (electronic book)

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Technē in Aristotle's Ethics : crafting the moral life
Title
Technē in Aristotle's Ethics
Title remainder
crafting the moral life
Statement of responsibility
Tom Angier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A new account of Aristotle's Ethics, this book argues for the central importance of the concept of 'techne' or 'craft' in Aristotle's moral theory. Exploring the importance of 'techne' in the Platonic and pre-Platonic intellectual context in which Aristotle was writing, Tom Angier here shows that this concept has an important role in Aristotle's Ethics that has rarely been studied in Anglo-American scholarship. Through close-analysis of the primary texts, this book uses the focus on 'techne' to systematically critique and renew Aristotelian moral philosophy. Techne in Aristotle's 'Ethics' pro
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Angier, Tom P. S.
Dewey number
171/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
B430
LC item number
.A927 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Techne (Philosophy)
  • Ethics, Ancient
  • Aristotle
Label
Technē in Aristotle's Ethics : crafting the moral life, Tom Angier, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Techné in the Platonic dialogues -- Aristotle reacts to his inheritance -- Ergon : Aristotle's function argument -- Mesotēs : Aristotle's ethical mean -- Ethismos : Aristotle's theory of habituation
Control code
ebr10438517
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 176 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780826462718
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Technē in Aristotle's Ethics : crafting the moral life, Tom Angier, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Techné in the Platonic dialogues -- Aristotle reacts to his inheritance -- Ergon : Aristotle's function argument -- Mesotēs : Aristotle's ethical mean -- Ethismos : Aristotle's theory of habituation
Control code
ebr10438517
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 176 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780826462718
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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