Teleology, First Principles, and Scientific Method in Aristotle's Biology

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This volume presents an interconnected set of sixteen essays, four of which are previously unpublished, by Allan Gotthelf-one of the leading experts in the study of Aristotle's biological writings. Gotthelf addresses three main topics across Aristotle's three main biological treatises. Starting with his own ground-breaking study of Aristotle's natural teleology and its illuminating relationship with the Generation of Animals, Gotthelf proceeds to the axiomatic structure of biological explanation (and the first principles ...

Teleology, First Principles, and Scientific Method in Aristotle's Biology 2012, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199287956

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