Phronesis 66 (2):139-177 (2021)

Authors
Andreas Anagnostopoulos
Ludwig Maximilians Universität, München
Abstract
This paper concerns the classification of the process of mixture, for Aristotle, and the related issue of the manner in which the ingredients remain present once mixed. I argue that mixture is best viewed as a kind of substantial generation in the context of the GC and, accordingly, that the ingredients do not enjoy the kind of strong presence within a mixture usually attributed to them. To do this, I critically examine the most promising versions of the standard view and offer a new interpretation of Aristotle’s treatment of a puzzle about mixture in GC 1.10.
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1163/15685284-bja10037
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 62,577
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

Living Bodies.J. Whiting - 1992 - In Martha C. Nussbaum & Amélie Oksenberg Rorty (eds.), Essays on Aristotle’s de Anima. Clarendon Press. pp. 75-91.
Aristotle on the Emergence of Material Complexity: Meteorology IV and Aristotle’s Biology.James G. Lennox - 2014 - Hopos: The Journal of the International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science 4 (2):272-305.

View all 20 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

John Duns Scotus and the Ontology of Mixture.Lucian Petrescu - 2014 - Res Philosophica 91 (3):315-337.
Interpreting Aristotle on Mixture: Problems About Elemental Composition From Philoponus to Cooper.Michael Weisberg - 2004 - Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science 35 (4):681–706.
Aristotle, Mathematics, and Colour.Richard Sorabji - 1972 - Classical Quarterly 22 (02):293-.
Aristotle, Mathematics, and Colour.Richard Sorabji - 1972 - Classical Quarterly 22 (2):293-308.
St. Thomas Aquinas on Mixture and the Gappy Existence of the Elements.Patrick Toner - 2015 - History of Philosophy & Logical Analysis 18 (1):255-268.
Aristotle's on Generation and Corruption 1.Frans de Haas & Jaap Mansfeld (eds.) - 2004 - Oxford University Press UK.
Substance and Modality.Paul Needham - 2006 - Philosophy of Science 73 (5):829-840.
Plotinus and the Problem of Mixture.Jocelyn Grosiard - 2010 - Archai: Revista de Estudos Sobre as Origens Do Pensamento Ocidental 5:37-48.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2021-02-24

Total views
18 ( #584,584 of 2,446,657 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
15 ( #45,720 of 2,446,657 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes