By Lindsay Judson

The Physics is one among Aristotle's masterpieces--a paintings of remarkable highbrow energy which has had a profound effect at the improvement of metaphysics and the philosophy of technological know-how, in addition to at the improvement of physics itself. This choice of ten new essays by means of prime Aristotelian students examines quite a lot of concerns within the Physics and similar works, together with procedure, causation and rationalization, likelihood, teleology, the limitless, the character of time, the critique of atomism, the function of arithmetic in Aristotle's physics, and the concept that of self-motion. The essays supply clean techniques to Aristotle's paintings in those components, and significant new interpretations of his thought.

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