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Aristotelianism
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A. Introduction

Aristotelianism refers to Aristotle's philosophy in the form in which it was passed on and presented by his students and their successors.

Aristotle died in 322 BC in Chalcis, where he had sought refuge from the threat of political unrest in Athens. In his will (in Diog. Laert. 5,11 ff.), Aristotle had made provisions for his family and his private assets, but he did …

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Gottschalk, Hans (Leeds), “Aristotelianism”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 25 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e136770>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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