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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Metaphysics of Aristotle

“Theoretical” philosophy (separate from practical, “poetic” and logic) is in Aristotle’s three sections: Theology or the “First” (basic) philosophy, which is also called “metaphysics”; Mathematics; Physics. Metaphysics is the teaching of Aristotle about the causes and principles of being and knowledge, about what true being is itself. The treatise on metaphysics, consisting of 14 books, […]

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Dialectics of Socrates

Socrates did not have a definite dogmatic teaching, and yet he was the best teacher of philosophy, who taught his friends to “philosophize”, “testing himself and others.” The teaching was primarily a personal example, which served his disciples a rule of mental and moral activity. In this sense, we can talk about the teaching of […]

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