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Ackrill, J. L.

Overview
Works: 38 works in 293 publications in 6 languages and 9,990 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Software  Biography  Bibliography  Biography‡vDictionaries 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Arranger, Dedicatee, Publishing director
Classifications: B430.A5, 185
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Most widely held works about J. L Ackrill
 
Most widely held works by J. L Ackrill
The concise encyclopedia of Western philosophy and philosophers by J. O Urmson( Book )

19 editions published between 1960 and 1972 in English and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fully revised third edition of this classic Concise Encyclopedia brings it completely up-to-date. Featuring lively and engaging entries by some of the leading philosophers of our age, it is a readable reference work and engaging introduction
Aristotle the philosopher by J. L Ackrill( Book )

53 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Met behulp van citaten uit het werk van de Griekse wijsgeer (384-322 v.Chr.) tracht schr. diens betekenis voor de hedendaagse filosofie aan te tonen
Categories, and De interpretatione by Aristotle( Book )

68 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and German and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new Aristotle reader by Aristotle( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on Plato and Aristotle by J. L Ackrill( Book )

30 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.L. Ackrill's work on Plato and Aristotle has had a considerable influence upon ancient philosophical studies in the late twentieth century. In his writings the rigour and clarity of contemporary analytic philosophy are brought to bear upon ancient thought; in many cases he has provided the first analytic treatment of a key issue. Gathered now in this volume are the best of Ackrill's essays on the two greatest philosophers of antiquity. Here he examines a wide range of texts and topics - from ethics and logic to epistemology and metaphysics - which continue to be the focus of debate today
Aristotle's ethics by Aristotle( Book )

9 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nicomachean ethics by Aristotle( Book )

20 editions published between 1925 and 1998 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicomachean Ethics (sometimes spelled "Nichomachean"), or Ta Ethika, is a work by Aristotle on virtue and moral character which plays a prominent role in defining Aristotelian ethics. It consists of ten books based on notes from his lectures at the Lyceum and were either edited by or dedicated to Aristotle's son, Nicomachus. Nicomachean Ethics focuses on the importance of habitually behaving virtuously and developing a virtuous character. Aristotle emphasized the importance of context to ethical behavior, and the ability of the virtuous person to recognize the best course of action. A
Aristoteles, die Nikomachische Ethik by Otfried Höffe( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in German and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review quote: "Otfried Höffe, ohnehin DER Aristotelesexperte legt hier 13 von großen Experten geschriebenen Beiträge vor, die die Wirkungsmacht und die Strahlkraft diesen großen Buches richtig in Szene setzen." -- Reh-Zensionen, Nummer 58
Aristotle on eudaimonia by J. L Ackrill( Book )

6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristotle by W. D Ross( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book has bong been established as one of the foremost works on Aristotle's life, work and philosophy
A Festschrift for J.L. Ackrill by Michael Woods( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarendon Aristotle series by Aristotle( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristotle on "Eudaimonia" by J. L Ackrill( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gwilym Ellis Lane Owen, 1922-1982 by J. L Ackrill( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristotle's ethics by J. L Ackrill( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Prague lectures and other texts by Michael Woods( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicomachean ethics by Aristotle( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vigorous polemicist as well as a rational philosopher, Aristotle has the task in his Ethics of demonstrating how men become good and why happiness can, and should, be our goal
Categories and De interpretatione by Aristotle( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Catégories] by Aristotle( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Categories is a text from Aristotle's Organon that enumerates all the possible kinds of things that can be the subject or the predicate of a proposition. They are "perhaps the single most heavily discussed of all Aristotelian notions."
Oxford studies in ancient philosophy( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ackrill, J. L.

Ackrill, J. L. 1921-

Ackrill, John L.

Ackrill, John L. 1921-2007

Ackrill, John Lloyd

Ackrill, John Lloyd 1921-

Ackrill, John Lloyd 1921-2007

J. L. Ackrill Brits filosoof (1921-2007)

John Lloyd Ackrill

John Lloyd Ackrill englischer Philosophiehistoriker

Экрилл, Джон

アクリル, ジョン・L

ジョン・ロイド・アクリル

Languages
English (246)

German (11)

Spanish (6)

Italian (4)

Dutch (3)

Japanese (2)

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Categories, and De interpretationeA new Aristotle readerEssays on Plato and AristotleThe Nicomachean ethicsAristotleA Festschrift for J.L. AckrillNicomachean ethicsCategories and De interpretationeOxford studies in ancient philosophy