Chapter 19. Sensation and Desire

  1. Georgios Anagnostopoulos Professor
  1. Deborah Karen Ward Modrak Professor

Published Online: 2 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444305661.ch19

A Companion to Aristotle

A Companion to Aristotle

How to Cite

Modrak, D. K. W. (2009) Sensation and Desire, in A Companion to Aristotle (ed G. Anagnostopoulos), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444305661.ch19

Editor Information

  1. University of California, San Diego, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Rochester, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122238

Online ISBN: 9781444305661



  • sensation and desire;
  • sentience and locomotion;
  • the five senses and their proper objects;
  • perception of incidental sensibles;
  • the common sense;
  • desire


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sensation

  • Desire

  • Note

  • Bibliography