Protrepticus (Aristotle)

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Protrepticus (Greek: Προτρεπτικός) is the title of a work by Aristotle that survives only in fragments. Since the 19th century, when inquiry was initiated by Jakob Bernays (1863), several scholars have attempted to reconstruct the work.[1] Attempted reconstructions include:


  1. ^ Anton-Hermann Chroust (1965). "A brief account of the reconstruction of Aristotle's Protrepticus". Classical Philology (The University of Chicago Press) 60 (4): 229–239. doi:10.1086/365046. ISSN 0009-837X. 
  2. ^ Düring, Ingemar; Aristotle (1961). Aristotle's Protrepticus: An attempt at reconstruction. Göteborg, Sweden: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis. 
  3. ^ Chroust, Anton-Hermann; Aristotle (1964). Protrepticus: A reconstruction. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press. 

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