34 - Mr. Know It All: Aristotle's Life And Works

In this first episode on the most influential philosopher of all time, Peter considers Aristotle’s life and works, and discusses how to go about reading him.

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Further Reading: 

• Aristotle, The Complete Works, J. Barnes ed., 2 volumes (Princeton: 1984).

A New Aristotle Reader, J. Ackrill ed. (Oxford: 1987).

• J. Ackrill, Aristotle the Philosopher (London: 1981).

• J. Barnes (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Aristotle (Cambridge: 1995).

• J. Barnes, Aristotle (Oxford: 1982).

• J. Lear, Aristotle, the Desire to Understand (Cambridge: 1988).

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Aristotle