The brute within : appetitive desire in Plato and Aristotle

Lorenz presents a comprehensive study of Plato's and Aristotle's conceptions of non-rational desire. They see this as something that humans share with animals, and which aims primarily at the pleasures of food, drink, and sex

Main Author: Lorenz, Hendrik
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Clarendon 2006, 2006
Series:Oxford philosophical monographs / Oxford philosophical monographs
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Lorenz presents a comprehensive study of Plato's and Aristotle's conceptions of non-rational desire. They see this as something that humans share with animals, and which aims primarily at the pleasures of food, drink, and sex
Physical Description:229 p.
ISBN:9780191604027
019160402X