Citizens and Statesmen: A Study of Aristotle's Politics

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Achilles, 73-74, 84, 196n29
acquisition, 13, 19, 24-28, 33, 49, 183n16, 183n33
Agamemnon, 73-74, 79, 169n29, 197n30
Ajax, 31-32, 50
Aquinas, Thomas, 181n4
Amasis, 30-31
Ambler, Wayne H., 5; on acquisition, 188n33; on naturalness of city, 178n18, 182n6, 182n7, 182n9, 183n12, 186n30; on slavery, 183n22, 185n25, 185n26
Antisthenes, 59, 76
Archytas, 161
Arendt, Hannah, 2-3, 171n7, 190n47
aristocracy, 77, 81, 89, 90, 121, 126, 192n2; as a form of regime, 62-63, 193n11, 202n12; reform of, 89, 96, 99, 102, 206n32
Aristophanes, 39, 76; Assembly of Women,195n20; Clouds,76
Athenian Stranger, 140, 192n8, 205n22
Barker, Ernest, 20, 87, 100, 147, 153, 167, 185n26, 186n28, 186n30, 187n32, 197n32, 200n43, 205n27, 207n34, 207n36, 212n11; on best regime, 214n29, 215n30, 219n66; on classification of regimes, 193n10, 193n12, 194n14, 202n12, 204n22; on music, 210n3, 217n48, 218n58, 219n65; on relation between Aristotle and Plato, 193n10, 194n14, 204n32, 211n9
beasts (lower animals), 58; as opposed to human beings, 30, 36, 151; human beings acting as, 10, 54, 68, 81, 84, 195n23, 196n26, 201n7; ruled by human beings, 22, 50
best life, 125-36, 210n1, 210n4; and political rule, 81, 125-26, 127, 129, 130-33, 161, 164; in individual and city, 5, 130-31, 211n6; in Socrates' view, 15
best regime, 4, 125-26, 127, 130, 136-51, 165, 167; as end of political science, 87; as main concern of ancients, 163-64; different views of, 35, 199n43, 199n44, 210n2, 211n6, 214n29, 219n2; education in, 154-63, 210n3, 216n41, 217n51; genesis of, 84, 87-88, 199n44, 201n8; in Plato, 62, 205n22; marriage in, 153-54; need for walls, 149-50; polity as, 10, 80-81, 87-90, 99, 210n2; rulers in, 4, 145-47, 178n15; size of population in, 137-39; slaves in, 21, 14445, 164, 169, 214n25; street plans of, 148-49; see also foreign affairs; hegemony; music; port; priests


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