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Aristotelian

1. of or relating to Aristotle (384--322 bc), the Greek philosopher or his philosophy
2. (of a philosophical position) derived from that of Aristotle, or incorporating such of his major doctrines as the distinctions between matter and form, and substance and accident, or the primacy of individuals over universals
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"I've heard people say, 'Maybe women or people of color write less Aristotelean well-made plays,' and that all just seems cockeyed to me.
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.
For instance, Brenda Laurel has argued that Aristotelean theories of theater can productively inform the design of human-computer interfaces, and a number of scholars and practitioners have used dramatic character analysis as a method for creating more interesting avatars.
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.
We focus specifically on the "bargaining chip" argument deployed in the administration's report, highlighting how it troubles Aristotelean conceptions of stasis.
"Most of us grew up with the Aristotelean idea that a story is a single narrative," Uricchio says.
Within this Aristotelean notion of time and plot, the book favours moments of reversal/recognition, i.e., a turning point that changes the direction of the plot in some decisive way (for example, Coraline discovering the door to the Other Mother's world).
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.
Corporate roles, personal virtues: An Aristotelean approach to business ethics.
She plays the Aristotelean long game toward the restoration of unity, of fertility--Maria's and Spain's.
Putnam criticizes scientism and reducing philosophy to science, reviews the indispensability argument and liars paradox, interrogates the fact/value dichotomy, tries to save Wittgenstein from anti-realist readings, argues for the untenability of skepticism, compares the Aristotelean mind to the contemporary mind.
The "Talmud" of the title refers to a method of argumentation and thinking which is no less strict, philosophical, or rational than the rationality of Aristotelean thought as mediated by Maimonides (p.