Chapter 11. Aristotle: Psychology

  1. Christopher Shields
  1. Gareth Matthews

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756652.ch11

The Blackwell Guide to Ancient Philosophy

The Blackwell Guide to Ancient Philosophy

How to Cite

Matthews, G. (2003) Aristotle: Psychology, in The Blackwell Guide to Ancient Philosophy (ed C. Shields), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756652.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631222149

Online ISBN: 9780470756652

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Keywords:

  • psychology;
  • aristotle;
  • cognition;
  • platonic dualism;
  • psychologists

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Psychê and Life

  • Hylomorphism and the Problem of Body

  • Perception

  • Mental Events and Physical Events

  • Functionalism

  • Belief-Desire Psychology

  • Problem of Consciousness

  • Active and Passive Intellects

  • Conclusion

  • Notes

  • References and Recommended Reading