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Academy  -   ∙ Run by Plato, the Academy was the center of Greek learning. Aristotle  spent twenty years there and owes a great deal of his life's work to this formative  influence.  City-state  -   ∙ A self-governing political unit that is sometimes under the power of an  overseeing nation, as Athens was in Greece.  Four Causes -   ∙ Aristotle's classification of the kinds of causes that a natural  philosopher must investigate: 1) the constituent factor; 2) the form or pattern; 3) the  immediate origin; and 4) the end or purpose.  Good life -   ∙ For Aristotle, the good life required community participation, for man was  incomplete otherwise. Since reason and language are what set man apart from the  other animals, he must exercise them in a public forum to live a fulfilling life.  Lyceum -   ∙ The rival school that Aristotle set up after he returned to Athens. While the 
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