TITLE

A PROBLEM WITH ARISTOTLE'S ETHICAL ESSENTIALISM

AUTHOR(S)
Machan, Tibor R.
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Libertarian Papers;2010, Vol. 2 Issue 7-12, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the sympathy with Aristotle's meta-ethics as well as the problems of the elements of his ethics. The author is critical on meaning of ethics which has something to do with the nature of principles, virtues and guidelines to action. He mentions the ethics of Aristotle particularly the rationality wherein he can favor a certain type of slavery and the misguided notions of proper place of women.
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69636091

 

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