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Unformatted text preview: Then when Aristotle spoke about politics he also spoke very similarly. He spoke of how people would want policies that were best for them. But then he put that same kind of logic to that and said that the best type of politics are those that do the most amount of good for the largest amount of people, sometimes ignoring what is best for you. These comparisons seem like common sense but the way that they are talked about still make me think about them in depth and how they can be applied to common life. My question for this book is that we have read Plato and now Aristotle and we know that Plato wrote about Socrates. Are Aristotle’s views very similar to Socrates or are they evolving through the teachers and over time?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HON 111 taught by Professor Palmer during the Fall '07 term at University of Maine Orono .
- Fall '07