A Worthy Life

The Essence of Aristotelian Ethics

by Peter Saint-Andre

Although Aristotle's ethical philosophy can be hard to understand, much of that difficulty stems from poor translations of his core ethical concepts and from a myopic focus on his Nicomachean Ethics without considering his writings on biology, psychology, rhetoric, logic, and metaphysics. This short epitome will be a friendly guide to his conception of the good life. The working draft is here.

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