Aristotelean


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Ar·is·to·te·li·an

also Ar·is·to·te·le·an  (ăr′ĭ-stə-tē′lē-ən, -tēl′yən, ə-rĭs′tə-)
adj.
Of or relating to Aristotle or to his philosophy.
n.
1. A follower of Aristotle or his teachings.
2. A person whose thinking and methods tend to be empirical, scientific, or commonsensical.

Ar′is·to·te′li·an·ism n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Aristotelean - a follower of Aristotle or an adherent of AristotelianismAristotelean - a follower of Aristotle or an adherent of Aristotelianism
adherent, disciple - someone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another
Adj.1.Aristotelean - of or relating to Aristotle or his philosophy; "Aristotelean logic"
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He has also gained a degree in Music Studies from the Aristotelean University of Salonika.
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Each input always gets an "equal" share, but in terms of Aristotelean equality, which requires that differences are inherited in the shares according to the differences in the value produced.
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These "apps" include Lockean ideas legitimizing private property, the common law (an institution to defend property rights from the executive arm of the state), respect for universal education and scientific inquiry, and an Aristotelean sense of a state strong enough to contain the excesses of class and religious conflict but not strong enough to control civil society.
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As Nussbaum put it, fiction advances "the conversation among readers that is necessary to the Aristotelean project, whose aims are ultimately defined in terms of a 'we,' of people who wish to come together and share a conception of value" (Nussbaum, 2001, p.
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