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  • Aristotle held that the vas or active intelligence alone is immortal.
  • Aristotle is much nearer a conception of evolution than his master Plato.
  • In 1705 Cartesianism was still subject to prohibitions from the authorities; but in a project of new statutes, drawn up for the faculty of arts at Paris in 1720, the Method and Meditations of Descartes were placed beside the Organon and the Metaphysics of Aristotle as text-books for philosophical study.
  • Plato, while admiring Pericles' intellect, accuses him of pandering to the mob; Aristotle in his Politics and especially in the Constitution of Athens, which is valuable in that it gives the dates of Pericles' enactments as derived from an official document, accepts the same view.
  • To Aristotle (384-322 B.C.) must be given the distinction of founding scientific geography.
 

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