By Richard Bodeus, Jan Edward Garrett
A learn within the top culture of classical scholarship, exhibiting mastery of statement and scholarship in 8 languages, this publication argues that the Ethics is crucial to a chain of politically orientated philosophical addresses geared toward morally mature political leaders. Bodeus's serious evaluation of the most important ways to Aristotle's texts is a wonderful creation to the topic.
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A common response to this argument is to object that, while principle (A) might show that truth values are irrelevant to action explanations, it does not show that representational features in the form of truth conditions are so irrelevant. But this misses the point. It is certainly true that a belief's explanatory potential depends on what belief it is—on whether it is, as we say, the belief thatp or the belief that q. And in this sense its explanatory potential certainly depends on its 'truth condition'.
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Political Dimensions of Aristotle's Ethics, The (S U N Y Series in Ancient Greek Philosophy) by Richard Bodeus, Jan Edward Garrett