Rhetoric download free [PDF and Ebook] by Aristotle

Rhetoric download free [PDF and Ebook] by Aristotle year 1989
  • Book name: Rhetoric
  • Author: Aristotle
  • Release date: 1989/11/23
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780674992122
  • Rating: 8.76 of 10
  • Votes: 320
  • Review by: Eloise Winston
  • Review rating: 8.18 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/8
  • Total pages: 544
  • Includes a PDF summary of 44 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Aristotle, great Greek philosopher, researcher, reasoner, and writer, born at Stagirus in 384 BCE, was the son of Nicomachus, a physician, and Phaestis. He studied under Plato at Athens and taught there (367 47); subsequently he spent three years at the court of a former pupil, Hermeias, in Asia Minor and at this time married Pythias, one of Hermeias s relations. After some time at Mitylene, in 343 2 he was appointed by King Philip of Macedon to be tutor of his teen-aged son Alexander. After Philip s death in 336, Aristotle became head of his own school (of Peripatetics ), the Lyceum at Athens. Because of anti-Macedonian feeling there after Alexander s death in 323, he withdrew to Chalcis in Euboea, where he died in 322. Nearly all the works Aristotle prepared for publication are lost; the priceless ones extant are lecture-materials, notes, and memoranda (some are spurious). They can be categorized as follows: I. Practical: 'Nicomachean Ethics'; 'Great Ethics' ('Magna Moralia'); 'Eudemian Ethics'; 'Politics'; 'Oeconomica' (on the good of the family); 'Virtues and Vices.' II. Logical: 'Categories'; 'On Interpretation'; 'Analytics' ('Prior' and 'Posterior'); 'On Sophistical Refutations'; 'Topica.' III. Physical: Twenty-six works (some suspect) including astronomy, generation and destruction, the senses, memory, sleep, dreams, life, facts about animals, etc. IV. 'Metaphysics' on being as being. V. On Art: 'Art of Rhetoric' and 'Poetics.' VI. Other works including the 'Athenian Constitution'; more works also of doubtful authorship. VII. Fragments of various works such as dialogues on philosophy and literature; and of treatises on rhetoric, politics and metaphysics. The Loeb Classical Library(r) edition of Aristotle is in twenty-three volumes.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 36H6M55S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Essays, Western Philosophy: Ancient, To C 500, Semantics
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 27.58 USD
  • Dimensions: 110x170x28.7mm
  • Weight: 350g
  • Printed by: LOEB
  • Published in: Cambridge, Mass, United States
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