1 aristotle’s life born in 384 bce in the macedonian region of northeastern greece in the small city of stagira (whence the moniker ‘the stagirite’), aristotle was sent to athens at about the age of seventeen to study in plato’s academy, then a pre-eminent place of learning in the greek world.
The philosophical concepts of aristotle aristotle was an ancient greek philosopher (384 bc-322 bc) and believed that our emotions were the only source of our knowledge of the world and all problems of science can be solved by research, experience and logic. The impact of ancient greek wisdom to the world: aristotle by john kyriazoglou dec 4, 2014 1 introduction ancient greek culture, philosophy and wisdom saw life in a holistic sense.
Aristotle was born in the city of stagira in macedonia his father, nichomacus, was the personal physician to king amyntas of macedonia in 367, at the age of 17, aristotle went to athens to attend the institution of philosophical learning known as the academy, which was founded by socrates' pupil. Britannica classics: aristotle on the good life philosopher and educator mortimer adler discussing aristotle's writings on ethics, considering the philosophical question of “what makes a human life good—what makes it worth living and what we must do, not merely to live, but to live well” this video is a 1963 production of encyclopædia britannica educational corporation. Aristotle's philosophical endeavors encompassed virtually all facets of intellectual inquiry, including natural philosophy, the branch of philosophy examining the phenomena of the natural world (what would be regarded today as physics, biology and other natural sciences.
Video: the impact of aristotle's political philosophy aristotle was one of the most influential scholars in human history, and he contributed to dozens of academic disciplines.
In aristotle's terminology, natural philosophy is a branch of philosophy examining the phenomena of the natural world, and includes fields that would be regarded today as physics, biology and other natural sciences. Political philosophy as a genre was invented in this period by plato and reinvented by aristotle: it encompasses reflections on the origin of political institutions, the concepts used to interpret and organize political life such as justice and equality, the relation between the aims of ethics and the nature of politics, and the relative merits.
Virtually all subsequent western philosophy, christian philosophy and pre-enlightenment science (see list of writers influenced by aristotle) aristotle ( / ˈ ær ɪ ˌ s t ɒ t əl /  greek : ἀριστοτέλης aristotélēs , pronounced [aristotélɛːs] 384–322 bc) [n 1] was an ancient greek philosopher and scientist born in the city of stagira , chalkidiki , in the north of classical greece. Aristotle appeals to homonymy frequently, across a full range of philosophical concepts including justice, causation, love, life, sameness, goodness, and body his most celebrated appeal to core-dependent homonymy comes in the case of a concept so highly abstract that it is difficult to gauge his success without extended metaphysical reflection. Video: the impact of aristotle's political philosophy aristotle was one of the most influential scholars in human history, and he contributed to dozens of academic disciplines explore his impact on political philosophy, and test your understanding with a brief quiz.