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It is, whether one likes it or not, a long built-in feature of the Western mentality. It should accordingly be understood in sufficient depth by anyone who claims to take a rational part in present-day intellectual life. C. Only in this way is one equipped to make a balanced assessment of the role the Stagirite has played and continues to play in the Western world. II Aristotle is regularly associated with Stagira, in eastern Macedonia. There his father, though resident at the Macedonian court as royal physician, had his property.

There are indeed a few grammatical considerations involved, but these are quite minor and patently incidental. Nor is there anything surprising that grammatical considerations should have been included in a logical discussion in ancient Greece. It was common practice in Megarian and Stoic logic. 21 No less an authority than Trendelenburg, however, attempted to show that the Aristotelian categories were based upon grammatical considerations. He achieved little success, as he was not able to produce any plausible evidence in support of his view.

D. Ross), the Loeb Classical Library, and in many particular renditions of individual works. III In general, the traditionally accepted order of Aristotle's writings tries to reflect his doctrinal assessment of the various disciplines. , E 1,1025b221026a23; K 7,1063b361064b6). , R3,1005b25). With the role of logic so understood, the truly basic division marking the general types of sciences is located between Page 5 the theoretical sciences on the one hand, and the practical and productive sciences on the other.

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