1st Edition

The World of Parmenides
Essays on the Presocratic Enlightenment





ISBN 9780415237307
Published February 8, 2001 by Routledge
352 Pages

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Book Description

This unique collection of essays not only explores the complexity of ancient Greek thought, but also reveals Popper's engagement with Presocratic philosophy and the enlightenment he experienced in reading Parmenides. It includes writings on Greek science, philosophy and history, and demonstrates Popper's lifelong fascination and admiration of the Presocratic philosophers, in particular Parmenides, Xenophanes and Heraclitus.