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1 Justice (the political art) must be something as definite as the special arts, yet of universal scope. This twofold requirement no definition of a virtue in the minor dialogues is ever able to satisfy. It is met only by the theory worked out in the Republic. Cf. Unity of Plato's Thought, p. 14.
2 Justice is more nearly defined as having to do with money or legal obligations—the common-sense view to which Aristotle inclines.
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