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By Kazutaka Inamura

This e-book illustrates how Aristotle's moral ideas corresponding to justice, reciprocity and friendship supply a foundation for his political philosophy. particularly, it issues out the significance of Aristotle for articulating the idea that of a civic courting and constructing a thought of integration, through exploring how he features a wide selection of individuals in the deliberative and judicial tactics. Comparisons among Aristotle's personal notion and present-day 'Aristotelian' political theories, corresponding to communitarianism, civic republicanism and the services technique, also are one of the specific methods provided via the booklet and are used to demonstrate his unique imaginative and prescient of politics. they could additionally, besides the fact that, supply new insights into the issues of ways to learn his texts competently of their context and why we now have to learn them, not just out of an antiquarian curiosity but additionally out of our hindrance for politics.

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