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Lower Class Citizenship?—Aristotle: Politics: Book 3, Prt 5

Lower Class Citizenship?—Aristotle: Politics: Book 3, Prt 5

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: "Politics", Book Three, Part 5, 350 B.C.E. There still remains one more question about the citizen: Is he only a true citizen who has a share of office, or is the mechanic to be included? If they who hold no office are to be deemed citizens, not every citizen can have this virtue of ruling [...]