Aristotle s First Principles

Knowledge of how things are should rest on arguments leading us from the
commonsense starting-points, the things 'known to us', to the genuine first
principles, the things 'known by nature'. Some things are by their nature proper
objects of ...

Aristotle s First Principles

Aristotle s First Principles

Aristotle's reliance on dialectic as a method of philosophy appears to conflict with his metaphysical realist view of his conclusions. This book explores Aristotle's philosophical method and the merits of his conclusions, and shows how he defends dialectic against the objection that it cannot justify a metaphysical realist's claims. The author does not presuppose extensive previous acquaintance with Aristotle. Greek texts are translated, and Greek words transliterated.

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Aristotle's First Principles
Language: en
Pages: 720
Authors: Terence Irwin
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-01-12 - Publisher: Clarendon Press

Aristotle's reliance on dialectic as a method of philosophy appears to conflict with his metaphysical realist view of his conclusions. This book explores Aristotle's philosophical method and the merits of his conclusions, and shows how he defends dialectic against the objection that it cannot justify a metaphysical realist's claims. The
First-principles Calculations in Real-space Formalism
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Kikuji Hirose
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Imperial College Press

With cutting-edge materials and minute electronic devices being produced by the latest nanoscale fabrication technology, it is essential for scientists and engineers to rely on first-principles (ab initio) calculation methods to fully understand the electronic configurations and transport properties of nanostructures. It is now imperative to introduce practical and tractable
First Principles of Mechanics
Language: en
Pages: 118
Authors: William Whewell
Categories: Mechanics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1832 - Publisher:

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First Principles of the Differential and Integral Calculus
Language: en
Pages: 195
Authors: Etienne Bézout
Categories: Calculus
Type: BOOK - Published: 1836 - Publisher:

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First Principles of Typography
Language: en
Pages: 33
Authors: Stanley Morison
Categories: Printing
Type: BOOK - Published: 1936 - Publisher: CUP Archive

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