Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Aristotle on the Human Good” as Want to Read:
Aristotle on the Human Good
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Aristotle on the Human Good

3.8  ·  Rating details ·  5 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, which equates the ultimate end of human life with happiness (eudaimonia), is thought by many readers to argue that this highest goal consists in the largest possible aggregate of intrinsic goods. Richard Kraut proposes instead that Aristotle identifies happiness with only one type of good: excellent activity of the rational soul. In defense ...more
Paperback, 392 pages
Published July 29th 1991 by Princeton University Press (first published December 1st 1989)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Aristotle on the Human Good, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Aristotle on the Human Good

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-18)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Christopher
rated it really liked it
Aug 06, 2011
Ahmed
rated it liked it
Jan 05, 2016
Alexander
rated it really liked it
Feb 23, 2012
Michael Lloyd-Billington
rated it really liked it
Jun 04, 2017
Josie
rated it really liked it
Mar 21, 2008
BookDB
marked it as to-read
Nov 15, 2016
Amy
marked it as to-read
Mar 25, 2011
Elie
added it
Jul 25, 2011
Kris
added it
Nov 04, 2012
Kenneth Hobson
marked it as to-read
Mar 25, 2013
Leigh Jackson
marked it as to-read
Jul 10, 2013
Steven
marked it as to-read
Jul 24, 2013
David
added it
Aug 05, 2013
Jess
marked it as to-read
Feb 06, 2014
Greg Brown
marked it as to-read
May 21, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book