How Aristotle Escaped the River

In this short video Dr. David O’Connor talks about Aristotle’s solution to the question of motion.

How Aristotle Escaped the River. Are we really stuck in the world of Heraclitus where we can not bathe twice in the same river? In this video, David O’Connor explains that Aristotle’s solution to the question of motion raised by Heraclitus is one of its simplest and greatest philosophical achievements.
David K. O’Connor is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame, member of TIC Advisory Board.