Physics and Philosophy of Nature in Greek Neoplatonism (Proceedings of the European Science Foundation Exploratory Workshop) (Philosophia Antiqua, Volume 115)

Physics and Philosophy of Nature in Greek Neoplatonism (Proceedings of the European Science Foundation Exploratory Workshop) (Philosophia Antiqua, Volume 115)


conventional scholarship has usually overlooked the philosophy of nature in Greek Neoplatonism. within the previous few many years, despite the fact that, this angle has replaced significantly. traditional philosophy has more and more been considered as a vital point of overdue vintage notion. moreover, a number of stories have defined the extraordinary ancient legacy of Neoplatonic physics. development in this new curiosity, the 10 papers released right here be aware of Neoplatonic philosophy of nature from Plotinus to Simplicius, and on its major conceptual beneficial properties and its relation to the former philosophical and clinical traditions. The papers have been offered at a convention backed by way of the eu technology starting place in Castelvecchio Pascoli in June 2006. This quantity makes a tremendous contribution to the certainty of Greek Neoplatonism and its historic importance.

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