Combat & Classics

Ep. 23: Aristotle’s Politics, part 2

October 9, 2018 43 minutes 2 seconds podcast Download (MP3)

“Man is by nature a political animal.”

Lise, Jeff, and Brian continue their conversation about Book I of Aristotle’s Politics, in which that famous line appears. They address Aristotle’s discussion of how a city comes to be, and his assertion that humans reach their full potential by living in a city.