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Aristotle's Biology by Mind Map: Aristotle
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Aristotle's Biology

A: reguriements for happiness

Rich

Good looking

not a laborer

good friends

politecal power

A: precise defintion of moral virtue.

Moral virtue is the habbit of acting at the mean between the two extremes of behavior

There are two types of intellectual virtue

Philosophical

practical

Two catogories of virtue

Intellectual

Moral

Aristotle on friendship

For human relationships, friendships is necessary to perfect your relationships with others.

three types of friendships

Frienship based on pleasure

friendship based on virtue

The last types of frienship are the best and lead you to happiness

Each thing we see is a part of the Teleological ( goal oriented ) system.

Humans goal is to be an excellent person who is virtues.

Aristotle believed that forms lie inside themselves.

EX: the form of the oak tree is isnide of the acron

He applies scientific model to philosophical investigation.

Teleological system

everything that causes things drives them to be created

Material cause

The material forms when the thing is made

Efficent cause, The force used to make the think, Final cause, What is the purpose of the thonk

How Aristotle differs from Plato and Socrates?

Aristotle is a scientific and practical thinker.

DOES NOT BELIEVE IN THE WORLD OF FORMD. He believes that everything we understand we can touch.

A: says that human have a special intellectual power called reason, which is the ability to comprehend univerals

Our senses differ from other animals

animals differ from having the power of sensation and preception

A:to engage the problem of knowledge, we must begin with our senses.

A: Believes that nature does nothing by chance.

we have been given senses to use them to understand the world.