7. The Mixed Regime and the Rule of Law: Aristotle's Politics, I, III
Introduction to Political Philosophy (PLSC 114)
The lecture begins with an introduction of Aristotle's life and works which constitute thematic treatises on virtually every topic, from biology to ethics to politics. Emphasis is placed on the Politics, in which Aristotle expounds his view on the naturalness of the city and his claim that man is a political animal by nature.
- Chapter 1. Aristotle: Plato's Adopted Son
- Chapter 2. Man Is, by Nature, the Political Animal
- Chapter 3. The Naturalness of Slavery
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This course was recorded in Fall 2006.
i wonder what would have happened if i made this
this shapes blew my mind.
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