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The course will introduce students to the main concepts and arguments of Aristotle's philosophy, and examine the links between Aristotelian and modern philosophy. It will commence with a survey of Aristotle's theories of truth and scientific method and proceed to the metaphysics of substance and some of its applications in philosophy of mind and ethics. The main texts to look at will include Physics, Posterior Analytics, Metaphysics, De anima, and selections from logical and the ethical corpus.
Written Exam 0%, Coursework 100%, Practical Exam 0%
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