El programa de análisis aristotélico

Michel Crubellier
2017 Revista de Humanidades de Valparaíso  
In this paper, I submit an overall interpretation of Aristotle's Analytics (Posterior as well as Prior) which I could express, to put it in a nutshell, by saying that the Analytics are analytic. That is, they do not lay out progressive or constructive processes, in which, given certain fundamental premises, terms or rules, one would go ahead and draw conclusions or even build a systematic body of knowledge on the basis of these principles. Rather they describe a backward movement, starting from
more » ... ment, starting from a proposed or provisional conclusion and asking which premises could (or could best) be used in order to deduce, support, prove or explain it.
doi:10.22370/rhv.2017.10.1065 fatcat:7noqdbmakfdlfjzhz4riolzg5q