A History of Ancient Philosophy: From the Beginning to Augustine

A History of Ancient Philosophy: From the Beginning to Augustine


Translated via Henrik Rosenmeier, A heritage of historic Philosophy charts the origins and improvement of old philosophical notion. for simple reference, the booklet 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 entire and meticulously documented booklet is established to make old philosophical notion and historic thinkers obtainable. It contains:
*full references to basic sources
*detailed interpretations of key philosophical passages, together with surveys of earlier philosophical readings
*an evaluate of the improvement of old philosophical thought
*discussions of the relationships among philosophers and their ideas
*analyses of key philosophical options 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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