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  1. Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics".Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2005 - 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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    Aristotle on Moral Virtue and the Fine.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2006 - In Richard Kraut (ed.), The Blackwell Guide to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics. Blackwell.
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  3. Plato on Learning to Love Beauty.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2006 - In Gerasimos Xenophon Santas (ed.), The Blackwell Guide to Plato's Republic. Blackwell.
  4. Permanent Beauty and Becoming Happy in Plato's Symposium.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2006 - In J. H. Lesher, Debra Nails & Frisbee C. C. Sheffield (eds.), Plato's Symposium: Issues in Interpretation and Reception. Harvard University Press. pp. 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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    Current Scholarship.Kevin Corrigan, Elena Glazov-Corrigan & Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2006 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 44 (4):691-693.
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    Harry G. Frankfurt, The Reasons of Love:The Reasons of Love.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2005 - Ethics 116 (1):228-234.
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    Acknowledgments.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press.
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    Appendix. Acting For Love In The Symposium.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 209-220.
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    Contents.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press.
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    Chapter Eight. Two Happy Lives And Their Most Final Ends.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 175-208.
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    Chapter Four. Acting For The Sake Of An Object Of Love.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 72-92.
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    Chapter Five. Theoretical And Practical Reason.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 93-122.
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    Comments on Gavin Lawrence, “Snakes in Paradise - Problems in the Ideal Life”.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2005 - Southern Journal of Philosophy 43 (Supplement):166-175.
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    Chapter One. Introduction.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 1-7.
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    Chapter Seven. Courage, Temperance, And Greatness Of Soul.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 147-174.
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    Chapter Six. Moral Virtue And To Kalon.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 123-146.
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    Chapter Two. The Finality Criterion.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 8-46.
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    Chapter Three. The Self-Sufficiency Of Happiness.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 47-71.
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    General Index.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 237-238.
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    Index Locorum.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 229-236.
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    Review of Eugene Garver, Confronting Aristotle's Ethics: Ancient and Modern Morality[REVIEW]Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2007 - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2007 (9).
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    Review of Lorraine Smith Pangle, Aristotle and the Philosophy of Friendship[REVIEW]Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2003 - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2003 (10).
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    Works Cited.Gabriel Richardson Lear - 2009 - In Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics". Princeton University Press. pp. 221-228.
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