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					Aristotle
                       Life
•   Beneficiary of Prosperity
•   Plato’s Scholar
•   Teacher
•   Student of Biology and Zoology
•   Tutor of Alexander the Great
•   Founder of “The Lyceum”
 Aristotle’s Lyceum




Before        Now
                 Works
•   Logic
•   Physics
•   Psychology
•   Zoology
•   Philosophy
•   Ethics
•   Rhetoric
                Principles
• Organon
  –   The Categories
  –   On Interpretation
  –   The Prior Analytics
  –   The Posterior Analytics
  –   The Topics
  –   Sophistical Refutations
             Principles




A Part of Aristotle’s Eis organon Aristotelous
                Principles
• Psychology and Zoology
  –   Soul
  –   Soul and Form
  –   Types of Soul
  –   The Birth of Science
                 Principles
• Metaphysics
  – The Four Causes
    •   Formal Cause
    •   Material Cause
    •   Efficient Cause
    •   Final Cause
             Principles
• Identifying Substances and Explaining
  Change
  – Primary Beings, Substances, and
    Accidents
  – Change
  – Causation and Motion
  – Natural Purposes
                  Principles
• The Theory of Categories
  –   Substance
  –   Quantity
  –   Quality
  –   Relation
  –   Place
  –   Time
                  Principles
• The Theory of Categories
  –   Position
  –   Condition
  –   Activity
  –   Passivity
              Principles
• God and Theology
  – God is the ultimate final cause
     Aristotle’s Hierarchy of
              Being
•   Primary Matter
•   Four Elements
•   Inanimate Objects
•   Organic Objects
•   Animals
•   Humans
•   God
             Principles
• Ethics and Politics as Consequences
  of Teleology
• The Telos of Human Beings
    Aristotle’s Definition of
             Virtue
•   Intellectual Virtue
•   Moral virtue is an acquired
    disposition
•   The Telos of Society
        Aristotle’s Ethics
• The Highest Good
• Happiness and the Function of
  Humanity
• Developing Ethics
• Moderation
• Types of People
           Other Principles
•   Nichomachean Ethics
•   Aristotle's Scientific Method
•   Classification of Living Things
•   Theory of Biological Forms and Souls
•   The Classification of Knowledge
•   The Doctrine of the Mean
•   Poetical Philosophy
•   Aristotle’s Principle About Women
            Conclusion
• Aristotle’s Unknown Biological Works
• Aristotle’s Achievements
• Aristotle’s Principle About Women

				
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