Chapter 35. Excellences of the Citizen and of the Individual

  1. Georgios Anagnostopoulos Professor
  1. Jean Roberts Associate Professor

Published Online: 2 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444305661.ch35

A Companion to Aristotle

A Companion to Aristotle

How to Cite

Roberts, J. (2009) Excellences of the Citizen and of the Individual, in A Companion to Aristotle (ed G. Anagnostopoulos), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444305661.ch35

Editor Information

  1. University of California, San Diego, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Washington, Seattle, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122238

Online ISBN: 9781444305661



  • virtues of citizens distinguished from complete moral virtue;
  • civic virtue as excellence in civic function;
  • different constitutions and different virtues;
  • good men in bad cities;
  • excellences of citizen and of individual


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Virtues of Citizens Distinguished from Complete Moral Virtue

  • Civic Virtue as Excellence in Civic Function

  • Different Constitutions and Different Virtues

  • Good Men in Bad Cities

  • Note

  • Bibliography