Aristotle's Impact On The Critical Thinkers Of His Time

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Matthew Hays
9/17/2014
Professor Tubbs
Math 110, 2:00
Aristotle
I chose Aristotle for my second essay because it was a name that I recognized and because (from my physics class) I know that he had an immense impact on the critical thinkers of his time. He is classified as one of the great philosophers, responsible not for our current understanding of the world, but for the ideas that lead his followers to think more critically about the world around us. Aristotle was a Greek scientist and philosopher, though the term “critical thinker” would be best to describe him. He studied the world around him and came up with many ideas to explain why the world moved and acted as it did. He was a man of truly great intellect, and though many of his

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