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Review: The Nicomachean EthicsUser Review - Darran Mclaughlin - Goodreads
Aristotle's work on ethics is very practical and commonsensical. He draws his conclusions from his observations of how people actually lived around him rather than appealing to an external guarantor ... Read full review
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Review: The Nicomachean EthicsUser Review - Goodreads
There's nothing I could possibly say about this book that hasn't already been said, and hasn't already been said better than I could articulate any point. The degree to which we have fallen from ...
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