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Aristotle on color

Aristotle introduces his “definition” of color not in itself but within the broader context of his theory about “visual sense perception”. For him, each specific sense perception has three main interlinked components: sensible object; proper medium; and pertinent sense organ. Therefore, when we want to understand the vision of color by the visual sense, we should consider interplays of its three relevant components. It means that when we want to see any color as normal human beings,we should have healthy eyes; existence of sensible colored object; and specific medium.
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(Русский) Лекция Нанси. Философия сегодня: вопрос техники.

(Русский) В лекции на тему "Философия сегодня. Вопрос о технике" французский философ Жан-Люк Нанси отвечает на вопросы: что есть природа? что есть человек? Оказывается, что природное и техническое сложно различимо, для описания отношения этих оппозиций предлагается концепт разрыва. Разрыв это ещё и человек, своим существованием создавший само это различие, а ныне находящийся в бытии-с-техникой.
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Language of Ethics in Aristotle: Facets of Inexactness and Appearance (in Books One – Four). Part I

In the First Book of Nicomachean Ethics that can be considered as the introduction of Aristotle to this treatise, with different wordings but a shared tenet many times he mentions to the methodic points that should be taken into consideration by his students at the school and readers of this writing. For these points are materialized and manifested in the teaching, speaking and writing of its maker and introducer too, and we should not take them at face value. As a result, having a precise conception and understanding of these points that function as guiding steps are very crucial for according to Aristotle, “well begun is half done”.
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