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Aristotle's Physics Book I
A Systematic Exploration

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Diana Quarantotto, Andrea Falcon, Timothy Clarke, Laura M. Castelli, Cristina Cerami, Lindsay Judson, Alan Code, David Charles, István Bodnár, James G. Lennox
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  • Date Published: February 2018
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9781107197787

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  • This book provides a comprehensive and in-depth study of Physics I, the first book of Aristotle's foundational treatise on natural philosophy. While the text has inspired a rich scholarly literature, this is the first volume devoted solely to it to have been published for many years, and it includes a new translation of the Greek text. Book I introduces Aristotle's approach to topics such as matter and form, and discusses the fundamental problems of the study of natural science, examining the theories of previous thinkers including Parmenides. Leading experts provide fresh interpretations of key passages and raise new problems. The volume will appeal to scholars and students of ancient philosophy as well as to specialists working in the fields of philosophy and the history of science.

    • Provides a comprehensive and in-depth study of Physics I, a text central to Aristotle's science of nature and his wider philosophy
    • Presents fresh interpretations of key passages by leading scholars, who also raise a number of new problems
    • Includes a new translation of the Greek text
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    • Date Published: February 2018
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9781107197787
    • length: 298 pages
    • dimensions: 235 x 158 x 20 mm
    • weight: 0.56kg
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction: the role, structure and status of Aristotle's Physics I Diana Quarantotto
    Physics I. 1 Andrea Falcon
    Physics I. 2 Timothy Clarke
    Physics I. 3 Laura M. Castelli
    Physics I. 4 Cristina Cerami
    Physics I. 5 Lindsay Judson
    Physics I. 6 Alan Code
    Physics I. 7 David Charles
    Physics I. 8 István Bodnár
    Physics I. 9 James G. Lennox
    Physics I: translation.

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    Diana Quarantotto, Sapienza Università di Roma
    Diana Quarantotto is Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Philosophy at Sapienza Università di Roma. Her work focuses on Aristotle's physics, metaphysics and biology, and she is the author of Causa finale, sostanza, essenza in Aristotele (2005) and L'universo senza spazio. Aristotele e la teoria del luogo (2017).

    Contributors

    Diana Quarantotto, Andrea Falcon, Timothy Clarke, Laura M. Castelli, Cristina Cerami, Lindsay Judson, Alan Code, David Charles, István Bodnár, James G. Lennox

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