Download e-book for iPad: A History of Ancient Philosophy: From the Beginning to by Karsten Friis Johansen

By Karsten Friis Johansen

ISBN-10: 0415127386

ISBN-13: 9780415127387

Translated through Henrik Rosenmeier, A background of old Philosophy charts the origins and improvement of old philosophical proposal. for simple reference, the publication is split chronologically into six major components. The sections are extra divided into philosophers and philosophical movements:
*Pre-Socratic Philosophy, together with mythology, the Pythagoreans and Parmenides
*The nice Century of Athens, together with the Sophists and Socrates
*Plato, together with The Republic, The Symposium and The Timaeus
*Aristotle, together with The Physics, The Metaphysics and The Poetics
*Hellenistic Philosophy, together with the Sceptics, the Stoics, the Epicureans and Cicero
*Late Antiquity, together with Neoplatonism, Origen and St Augustine.
This complete and meticulously documented publication is based to make historical philosophical idea and historic thinkers available. It contains:
*full references to basic sources
*detailed interpretations of key philosophical passages, together with surveys of earlier philosophical readings
*an assessment of the improvement of historic philosophical thought
*discussions of the relationships among philosophers and their ideas
*analyses of key philosophical ideas and ideologies together with ontology, epistemology, good judgment, semantics, ethical and political philosophy, theology and aesthetics
*explanations of Greek philosophical terminology.

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