By Julie K. Ward
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Julie ok. Ward examines Aristotle's inspiration concerning how language informs our perspectives of what's genuine. First she locations Aristotle's idea in its historic and philosophical contexts relating to Plato and Speusippus. Ward then explores Aristotle's concept of language because it is deployed in different works, together with Ethics, issues, Physics, and Metaphysics, to be able to give some thought to its relation to dialectical perform and clinical rationalization as Aristotle conceived it.
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Aristotle on Homonymy: Dialectic and Science by Julie K. Ward