A Democracy of Distinction: Aristotle and the Work of Politics

@inproceedings{Collins2005ADO,
  title={A Democracy of Distinction: Aristotle and the Work of Politics},
  author={S. Delroy Collins},
  year={2005}
}
A Democracy of Distinction: Aristotle and the Work of Politics. By Jill Frank. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. 208p. $49.00 cloth, $19.00 paper. Jill Frank's book seeks to make Aristotle's political philosophy “available for democratic political practice” (p. 8). Her use of Aristotle in this regard resembles most closely that of Hannah Arendt, to whom she refers in her opening paragraph and whose treatment of work, action, and the vita activa would appear to have influenced Frank's… CONTINUE READING