Chapter 17. Change and Its Relation to Actuality and Potentiality

  1. Georgios Anagnostopoulos Professor
  1. Ursula Coope Fellow Lecturer

Published Online: 2 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444305661.ch17

A Companion to Aristotle

A Companion to Aristotle

How to Cite

Coope, U. (2009) Change and Its Relation to Actuality and Potentiality, in A Companion to Aristotle (ed G. Anagnostopoulos), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444305661.ch17

Editor Information

  1. University of California, San Diego, USA

Author Information

  1. Oxford University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 30 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122238

Online ISBN: 9781444305661

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Keywords:

  • change and its relation to actuality and potentiality;
  • change as actuality of a potential for changing;
  • change, actuality, and potentiality;
  • change as incomplete actuality of a potential for being;
  • changing something else;
  • possible counterexamples to Aristotle's account

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Account of Change in Physics III.1–3

  • Some Problems for This Account of Change

  • Notes

  • Bibliography