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Aristotle, detective

Margaret Anne Doody

Aristotle, detective

by Margaret Anne Doody

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Published by Bodley Head in London (etc.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) Margaret Doody.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15015388M
    ISBN 100370301331

    Aristotle (/ ˈ ær ɪ s t ɒ t əl /; Greek: Ἀριστοτέλης Aristotélēs, pronounced [aristotélɛːs]; – BC) was a Greek philosopher and polymath during the Classical period in Ancient by Plato, he was the founder of the Lyceum, the Peripatetic school of philosophy, and the Aristotelian tradition. His writings cover many subjects including physics, biology Era: Ancient philosophy. Kenny also includes excerpts from key responses to Aristotle, ranging from Sir Philip Sidney's Apology for Poetry and Shelley's Defense of Poetry, to Dorothy L. Sayers' Aristotle on Detective Fiction. The book also features helpful notes, a glossary of key terms, an index, a useful bibliography, and a .

    Free 2-day shipping. Buy Aristotle and the Secrets of Life: An Aristotle Detective Novel at nd: Margaret Doody. The Topics (Greek: Τοπικά; Latin: Topica) is the name given to one of Aristotle's six works on logic collectively known as the treatise presents the art of dialectic — the invention and discovery of arguments in which the propositions rest upon commonly held opinions or endoxa (ἔνδοξα in Greek). Topoi (τόποι) are "places" from which such arguments can be.

    Aristotle: Aristotle's Physics, book VII, a transcript of the Paris ms. collated with the Paris mss. and and a manuscript in the Bodleian library, (Oxford, Clarendon Press, ), ed. by Richard Shute (page images at HathiTrust). The Nicomachean Ethics Summary. Fasten your seatbelts. Make sure the shoulder harness clicks into place. Get your crash helmet on. You're about to go for a several-thousand-year-old ride and Aristotle ain't going to make it easy for you. (That's what we're here for.).


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ARISTOTLE DETECTIVE is a fun, straightforward mystery novel set in Athens during the reign of Alexander of Macedonia. Margaret Doody appropriates Aristotle, arguably the second greatest of all philosophers, as her leading character in this detective series/5(70).

Ms Doody has written 5 stories using the great Aristotle the 3 that are available on Kindel and I books are great fun to read, unfortunately the other 2 are only available in paperback, so I can do say anything about them, but the three that are available should be read in order, Aristotle detective, Aristotle and poetic Justice (i book) and Secret of Life (ibook)/5(14).

Murder and mayhem may seem like unreasonable company for Aristotle, one of the founding minds of Western philosophy. But in the skilled hands of Margaret Doody, the pairing could not be more logical. With her Aristotle Detective novels, Margaret Doody brings a Holmesian hero to the bloodied streets of ancient Greece, trading the pipe and deerstalker of Sherlock for the woolen chiton detective book.

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With the aid of his cunning, olive-loving teacher, Stephanos must clear his exiled cousin of murder and save his Author: Margaret Doody. In Aristotle Detective, we first meet Stephanos—naive Watson to Aristotle’s learned Holmes—a young landed Athenian and student of Aristotle.

With the aid of his cunning, olive-loving teacher, Stephanos must clear his exiled cousin of murder and save his Author: Margaret Doody. Detective and mystery fiction Mystery fiction Historical fiction Fiction History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Doody, Margaret Anne.

Aristotle detective. New York: Harper & Row, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Aristotle; Aristotle. Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Anne Doody.

Get this from a library. Aristotle detective. [Margaret Doody] -- Athens, BC - an unhappy city under the rule of the Macedonian 'barbarian' Alexander the Great. In the midst of this unrest, Boutades, an eminent citizen, is found brutally murdered. Suspicion. Read "Aristotle Detective An Aristotle Detective Novel" by Margaret Doody available from Rakuten Kobo.

In ancient Athens, the great philosopher applies logic to a lethal crime—in the “eminently enjoyable” first novel in a h Brand: The University of Chicago Press. Yes, the Aristotle—though most of the actual detective legwork in this unusually authentic Ancient-Greece murder tale is done by Doody's highly literate narrator, young landholder Stephanos of Athens.

When Stephanos' neighbor, wealthy patrician Boutades (former khoregos and trierarkh), is found bow-and-arrowed to death, Boutades' heirs publicly (in the agora) name Stephanos' long-exiled, ne.

Ms Doody has written 5 stories using the great Aristotle the 3 that are available on Kindel and I books are great fun to read, unfortunately the other 2 are only available in paperback, so I can do say anything about them, but the three that are available should be read in order, Aristotle detective, Aristotle and poetic Justice (i book) and /5(11).

The author’s first novel (Aristotle Detective) was published in Strangely enough, the book was quite well received. Critics thought it was a breath of fresh air and Doody even drew the interest of a publishing agent who couldn’t wait to represent her.

Aristotle Detective. Margaret Doody; as well as the next Aristotle book. Read more. Also by Margaret Doody. See all. Praise for Aristotle Detective “Wit in a first novel is rare enough, and when allied to the skilful unravelling of a murder story set in Ancient Athens it makes us.

Much confusion about Aristotle’s work comes not from Aristotle’s lack of clarity, but from an imprecision in translation. Ancient Greek is quite different from the English language, and more important, the ancient Greeks lived in a very different culture that used concepts.

The first "Aristotle" novel has also been published in German. Bibliography The Aristotle series. Aristotle Detective () Aristotle and Poetic Justice () Aristotle and the Mystery of Life (also published as Aristotle and the Secrets of Life) () Aristotle and the Ring of Bronze () Poison in Athens () Mysteries of Eleusis ().

Aristotle Detective by Margaret Doody — not in English Common Knowledge: 1: Aristotle and the Fatal Javelin by Margaret Anne Doody: short story Aristotle and Poetic Justice by Margaret Doody: 2: The Secrets of Life by Margaret Doody: 3: Poison in Athens by Margaret Doody: 4: Aristotle and the Ring of Bronze by Margaret Doody: 5.

Aristotle Detective by Margaret Doody,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. 1 With regards to justice and injustice we must (1) consider what kind of actions they are concerned with, (2) what sort of mean justice is, and (3) between what extremes the just act is intermediate.

Our investigation shall follow the same course as the preceding discussions. We see that all men mean by justice that kind of state of character which makes people disposed to do what is just and. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Harper Novel of Suspense: Aristotle Detective by Margaret Anne Doody (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at.

For Plato, you can start simply by reading him. Start with the early dialogues and progress to the later ones. With Aristotle things are more difficult. He can be extremely difficult to understand, and the theory is that his writings were actually.

How Doody, 64, achieved this celebrity on the strength of a year-old book, Aristotle Detective, is a story with as many twists as her mystery novel, involving not only the Greek philosopher himself, but also Canadian thinker George Grant, as well as an Italian journalist with a good eye and — quite possibly — the will of the gods.p.

Born.Kenny also includes excerpts from key responses to Aristotle, ranging from Sir Philip Sidney's Apology for Poetry and Shelley's Defense of Poetry, to Dorothy L.

Sayers' Aristotle on Detective Fiction. The book also features helpful notes, a glossary of key terms, an index, a useful bibliography, and a /5(K).A true classic, the Sherlock Holmes character continues to entertain twenty-first-century audiences on the page, stage, and screen.

In The Philosophy of Sherlock Holmes, a team of leading scholars use the beloved character as a window into the quandaries of existence, from questions of reality to .