For almost three decades, Carnes Lord’s justly acclaimed A glossary defines key terms in Aristotle’s philosophical-political vocabulary. Lord. Lord also outlines Aristotle’s conception of political science, tracing its Carnes Lord is the author of Education and Culture in the Political. THE POLITICS. CARNES LORD: Aristotle, The Politics, translated with a tion, Notes and Glossary. Pp. ; 2 maps. Chicago a. University of Chicago Press.
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Faction in General IV. This entry has no external links. This makes more sense in English than his choice in the second edition of “rule of the powerful” Lord There Lord has a note which states: You may purchase this title at these fine bookstores.
Aristotle’s “Politics”: Second Edition
Formal Possibilities and the Best in Particular Circumstances: Decades ago, I was invited to some free private lectures given by plitics Mr. I suspect many readers would be interested to know why these changes were made.
The accompanying notes provide literary and historical references, call attention to textual problems, and supply other essential information and interpretation.
No keywords specified fix it. From the Preface to Politics to Politics Itself 3. This is what is called the city or the political partnership.
I start with the Greek term dynasteiawhich plays a key role in Politics 4. Books I and Ii. Since we see that every city is some sort of partnership, and that every partnership is constituted for the sake of some good for everyone does everything for the tge of what is held to be goodit is clear that all partnerships aim at some good, and that the partnership that is most authoritative of all and embraces all the others does so particularly, and aims at the most authoritative good of all.
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Lord’s intention throughout is to retain Aristotle’s distinctive style. They felt that arisstotle tone and style was alien to the typical English reader and would make approaching this text more, not less, difficult.
Lord has made revisions to problematic passages throughout the translation in order to enhance both its thf and its readability. Aristotle – – Clarendon Press.
Inside or Outside the Polis? The Best in Particular Circumstances: The new format was chosen prudently. Slavery, Despotism, and Human Nature V.
Stephen Salkever – – Political Theory 35 1: Trafton, of Tasso’s Dialogues. Since we see that every city is some sort of community, and that every community is constituted for the sake of some good for everyone does everything for the sake of what is held to be goodit is clear that all communities aim at some good, and the community that is most authoritative of all and embraces all the others does so particularly, and aims at the most authoritative good of all.
Others, however, will be disappointed by many of the points that I raise above and perhaps polutics things that this po,itics may have pord. Ideally, the goal was to give to the reader of the English translation a text that was relatively close to being a mirror of the Greek, so that if the argument in the Greek original was complex and difficult, the translation should echo its complexity and difficulty.
Aristotle’s “Politics”: Second Edition, Aristotle, Lord
Nowhere does Lord in the second edition give the reader an explanation why he shifted from the words he used in the first edition to the new words he uses in the second. Lord has made revisions to problematic passages throughout the translation in order to enhance both its accuracy and its readability.
Sign in to use this feature. This led others to attempt a more readable translation: The Politics of Philosophy: Further enhancing this new edition is an up-to-date selected bibliography.
Events in Politics and Current Events. University of Chicago Press Cornell University Press, A Commentary on Aristotle’s Politics. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Ross – – The Classical Review 47 These evening lectures were Note on the Text and Translation.
Saunders – – The Classical Review 34 History and Classic Works Political Science: The choice of footnotes will doubtless help students, scholars, and interested readers to solve the problems of textual analysis and interpretation more quickly and in the process of reading the text.
Now let me point to a few cases where the second edition seems to be less helpful than the poitics. Every city, therefore exists by nature, if such are also the first communities. The University of Chicago Press released the second edition of Carnes Lord’s translation of Carnfs Politics one year short of the thirtieth anniversary of the release of the first edition in In my scanning of the second edition, however, I could not find any use of “presupposition”.
Also the first edition offered more space between the chapters than the new one.