Jonathan Barnes taught at Oxford for twenty-five years, being a Fellow first of Oriel and then of Balliol. He then spent eight years at the University of Geneva, before becoming professor of ancient philosophy at the Sorbonne. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, and of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
The influence of Aristotle, the prince of philosophers, on the intellectual history of the West is second to none. In this book Jonathan Barnes examines Aristotle's scientific researches, his discoveries in logic and his metaphysical theories, his work in...[SEE MORE]