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Aristotle’s Pharmacy

Piška, Nick (2017) Aristotle’s Pharmacy. Polemos: Journal of Law, Literature and Culture, 11 (1). pp. 5-21. ISSN 2036-4601. E-ISSN 2238-7692. (doi:10.1515/pol-2017-0002) (KAR id:60176)

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Abstract

This essay draws on the works of Jacques Derrida and Bernard Stiegler, particularly the concept of the pharmakon, to outline a pharmacological critique of the concept of equity in Aristotle’s Nichomachean Ethics and Rhetoric and the Equitable remedies of the former Court of Chancery which make up the architecture of financial capitalism.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1515/pol-2017-0002
Uncontrolled keywords: equity; pharmakon; mnemotechnics; Chancery; memory; writing; financial capitalism
Subjects: K Law
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > Kent Law School
Depositing User: Sarah Slowe
Date Deposited: 02 Feb 2017 10:06 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:42 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/60176 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Piška, Nick: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0616-3831
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