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  1. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2005). Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press.
    Gabriel Richardson Lear presents a bold new approach to one of the enduring debates about Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics: the controversy about whether it coherently argues that the best life for humans is one devoted to a single activity, namely philosophical contemplation. Many scholars oppose this reading because the bulk of the Ethics is devoted to various moral virtues--courage and generosity, for example--that are not in any obvious way either manifestations of philosophical contemplation or subordinated to it. They argue that Aristotle (...)
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2006). Aristotle on Moral Virtue and the Fine. In Richard Kraut (ed.), The Blackwell Guide to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics. Blackwell Pub.
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  3. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2006). Plato on Learning to Love Beauty. In Gerasimos Xenophon Santas (ed.), The Blackwell Guide to Plato's Republic. Blackwell Pub.
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2006). Permanent Beauty and Becoming Happy in Plato's Symposium. In J. H. Lesher, Debra Nails & Frisbee C. C. Sheffield (eds.), Plato's Symposium: Issues in Interpretation and Reception. Distributed by Harvard University Press 96.
    Our first encounter with Socrates in the Symposium is bizarre. Aristodemus, surprised to run into Socrates fully bathed and with his sandals on, asks him where he is going “to have made himself so beautiful (kalos)” (174a4, Rowe trans.). Socrates replies that he is on his way to see the lovely Agathon, and so that “he has beautified himself in these ways in order to go, a beauty to a beauty (kalos para kalon)” (174a7–8). Why does Socrates, who in just (...)
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2005). Harry G. Frankfurt, The Reasons of Love:The Reasons of Love. Ethics 116 (1):228-234.
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    Kevin Corrigan, Elena Glazov-Corrigan & Gabriel Richardson Lear (2006). Current Scholarship. Journal of the History of Philosophy 44 (4):691-693.
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Chapter Six. Moral Virtue And To Kalon. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 123-146.
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2005). Comments on Gavin Lawrence, “Snakes in Paradise: Problems in the Ideal Life”. Southern Journal of Philosophy 43 (S1):166-175.
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2007). Review of Eugene Garver, Confronting Aristotle's Ethics: Ancient and Modern Morality. [REVIEW] Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2007 (9).
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Chapter Three. The Self-Sufficiency Of Happiness. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 47-71.
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2003). Review of Lorraine Smith Pangle, Aristotle and the Philosophy of Friendship. [REVIEW] Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2003 (10).
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Appendix. Acting For Love In The Symposium. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 209-220.
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Chapter Seven. Courage, Temperance, And Greatness Of Soul. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 147-174.
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Acknowledgments. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press
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    Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Chapter Eight. Two Happy Lives And Their Most Final Ends. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 175-208.
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  16. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Contents. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press
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  17. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Chapter Four. Acting For The Sake Of An Object Of Love. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 72-92.
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  18. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Chapter Five. Theoretical And Practical Reason. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 93-122.
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  19. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Chapter One. Introduction. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 1-7.
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  20. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Chapter Two. The Finality Criterion. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 8-46.
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  21. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). General Index. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 237-238.
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  22. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Index Locorum. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 229-236.
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  23. Gabriel Richardson Lear (2009). Works Cited. In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press 221-228.
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