For almost three decades, Carnes Lord’s justly acclaimed A glossary defines key terms in Aristotle’s philosophical-political vocabulary. Lord. Lord also outlines Aristotle’s conception of political science, tracing its Carnes Lord is the author of Education and Culture in the Political. THE POLITICS. CARNES LORD: Aristotle, The Politics, translated with a tion, Notes and Glossary. Pp. ; 2 maps. Chicago a. University of Chicago Press.

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The Rule of the Best versus the Rule of Law: Lord has made revisions to problematic passages throughout the translation in order to enhance both its accuracy and its readability.

Courting the Abyss John Durham Peters. And if one looked at the amount of scholarship focusing on Aristotle’s Politics between the release of the first edition and the second, one would notice a relative boom in cxrnes articles, book chapters, and whole books on the subject.

History of Western Philosophy. History and Classic Works. Stewart – – The Classical Review arixtotle Ideally, the goal was to give to the reader of the English translation a text that was relatively close to being a mirror of the Greek, so that if the argument in the Greek original was complex and difficult, the translation should echo its complexity and difficulty.

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Now let me point to a few cases where the second edition seems to be less helpful than the first. The Kinds of Constitutions: Further enhancing this new edition is an up-to-date selected bibliography.


Poetics and Politics in Aristotle Carnes Lord: Faction in General IV. The Ideal and the Practical Conclusion: Alexander Grant – unknown. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.

Perhaps it is a move towards more political language than the more generic language that marked Lord’s first edition. In conclusion, he briefly traces the subsequent history and influence of the Politics up to modern times. Now, when we look at how Lord treats the Greek term hypothesiswe see that he does something strange: University of North Carolina Press.

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All of these changes leave much less marginal space for annotations. Living Well and Living Together I. The New British Politics.

University of Chicago Press: The older also employed bolder fonts which made for a more emphatic look. Contents Note on the Text and Translation. This led others to attempt a more readable translation: Adriel Trott – – Journal for Speculative Philosophy 26 4: The second edition’s translation of this specific term points to a more clearly political meaning. Books I and Ii. There Lord has a note which states: Outside the USA, see our international sales information.

Analysis of the Argument. This is what is called the city or the political partnership. No keywords specified fix it. Education and Culture in the Political Thought of Aristotle. The partnership arising from [the union of] several villages that is complete is the city.

Some scholarly readers would like to know the rationale behind the changes in terms: Added to PP index Total downloads 5of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 3of 2, How can I increase my downloads? In my scanning of the second edition, however, I could not find any use of “presupposition”. carnds


The accompanying notes provide literary and historical references, call attention to aritsotle problems, and supply other essential information and interpretation. A glossary supplies working definitions of key terms in Aristotle’s philosophical-political vocabulary as well as a guide to linguistic relationships that are not always reflected in equivalent English terms.

From the Preface to Politics to Politics Itself 3.

I start with the Greek term dynasteiawhich plays a key role in Politics 4. The choice of footnotes will doubtless help students, scholars, and interested readers to solve the problems of textual analysis and interpretation more quickly and in the process of reading the text.

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Arlstotle and Music IX. Aristotle – – Politivs Press. Carnes Lord – – Political Theory 9 4: Since we see that every city is some sort of community, and that every community is constituted for the sake of some good for everyone does everything for the sake of what is held to be goodit is clear that all communities aim at some good, and the community that is most authoritative of all and embraces all the others does so particularly, and aims at the most authoritative good of all.