Doctrine Of Mean Aristotle

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The Doctrine of mean is essential to Aristotle’s virtue of ethics. Based off the doctrine of mean virtue is a mean state between extremes of excess and deficiency. Aristotle's Doctrine is teleological. Theoretical reason is important to Aristotle, but even theoretical reason can be done to excess and is reflected in his doctrine. Aristotle talked about this as an “intermediate relative to us” and to find the state of character that “correct reason” requires. The main aspects of the doctrine are that virtue like health is produced and preserved by avoiding extremes. The next aspect is that virtue is a related to us. Third, each virtue is a mean between two flaws, one of excess and one that lacks in substance.
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