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Brown, Lesley 1944-

Overview
Works: 2 works in 19 publications in 1 language and 1,465 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: B430.A5, 171.3
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Most widely held works by Lesley Brown
Nicomachean ethics by Aristotle( Book )

16 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happiness, then, is the best, noblest, and most pleasant thing in the world.'In the Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle's guiding question is: what is the best thing for a human being? His answer is happiness, but he means, not something we feel, but rather a specially good kind of life. Happiness is made up of activities in which we use the best human capacities, both ones that contribute to our flourishing as members of a community, and ones that allow us to engage in god-like contemplation. Contemporary ethical writings on the role and importance ofthe moral virtues such as courage and justice hav
Theaetetus by Plato( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Theaetetus Plato made a pioneering contribution to one of the central problems of Western philosophy
 
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Nicomachean ethics
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