Classical Studies: Ancient Philosophy

  • Platonism Pagan and Christian: Studies in Plotinus and Augustine book cover

    Platonism Pagan and Christian

    Studies in Plotinus and Augustine

    By Gerard O'Daly

    This title was first published in 2001. A collection of fifteen studies which explore topics in the psychology and philosophy of mind of Plotinus, Augustine, and Boethius, as well as the development of Augustine's views on history and Roman religion.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Russia's Plato: Plato and the Platonic Tradition in Russian Education, Science and Ideology (1840–1930) book cover

    Russia's Plato

    Plato and the Platonic Tradition in Russian Education, Science and Ideology (1840–1930)

    By Frances Nethercott

    This title was first published in 2000. This work identifies the differences between the Russian intellectual approach to reading Plato and that of other European countries. This study offers a complex perspective on Russian philosophical learnings up to 1930. The book contains five chapters with…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Thinking the Greeks: A Volume in Honor of James M. Redfield book cover

    Thinking the Greeks

    A Volume in Honor of James M. Redfield

    Edited by Bruce M. King, Lillian Doherty

    This volume, from an international and interdisciplinary cohort of scholars, offers independent-minded essays about central Greek texts and about the relation of social theory and comparative method to the study of archaic and classical Greek literature. It is in honor of James M. Redfield, whose…

    Hardback – 2018-07-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Philosophic Classics, Seventh Edition: Ancient Philosophy book cover

    Philosophic Classics, Seventh Edition

    Ancient Philosophy

    By Forrest Baird

    This 7th Edition of Philosophic Classics, Volume I: Ancient Philosophy includes essential writings of the most important Greek philosophers, along with selections from some of their Roman followers. In updating this edition, editor Forrest E. Baird has continued to follow the same criteria…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Theophrastus' Characters: A New Introduction book cover

    Theophrastus' Characters

    A New Introduction

    By Sonia Pertsinidis

    This book presents an introduction to the Characters, a collection of thirty amusing descriptions of character types who lived in Athens in the fourth century BCE. The author of the work, Theophrastus, was Aristotle's colleague, his immediate successor and head of his philosophical school for…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Classical Studies

  • Hegel and Ancient Philosophy: A Re-Examination book cover

    Hegel and Ancient Philosophy

    A Re-Examination

    Edited by Glenn Alexander Magee

    Hegel’s debts to ancient philosophy are widely acknowledged by scholars, and by the philosopher himself. Roughly half of his Lectures on the History of Philosophy is devoted to ancient philosophy, and throughout his work Hegel frequently frames his positions in relation to the thinkers and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Ethics and Self-Cultivation: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives book cover

    Ethics and Self-Cultivation

    Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Edited by Matthew Dennis, Sander Werkhoven

    The aim of Ethics and Self-Cultivation is to establish and explore a new ‘cultivation of the self’ strand within contemporary moral philosophy. Although the revival of virtue ethics has helped reintroduce the eudaimonic tradition into mainstream philosophical debates, it has by and large been…

    Hardback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Taurus of Beirut: The Other Side of Middle Platonism book cover

    Taurus of Beirut

    The Other Side of Middle Platonism

    By Federico M. Petrucci

    This volume is the first monograph devoted to the philosophy of Taurus of Beirut, and provides a long-awaited analysis of his texts and their first English translation. Through close examination of the extant witnesses, Petrucci gives a new account of Middle Platonism based on a fresh approach to…

    Hardback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge
    Issues in Ancient Philosophy

  • Routledge Companion to Ancient Philosophy book cover

    Routledge Companion to Ancient Philosophy

    Edited by Frisbee Sheffield, James Warren

    The Routledge Companion to Ancient Philosophy is a collection of new essays on the philosophy and philosophers of the ancient Greek and Roman worlds. Written by a cast of international scholars, it covers the full range of ancient philosophy from the sixth century BC to the sixth century AD and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • The Philosopher’s New Clothes: The Theaetetus, the Academy, and Philosophy’s Turn against Fashion book cover

    The Philosopher’s New Clothes

    The Theaetetus, the Academy, and Philosophy’s Turn against Fashion

    By Nickolas Pappas

    This book takes a new approach to the question, "Is the philosopher to be seen as universal human being or as eccentric?". Through a reading of the Theaetetus, Pappas first considers how we identify philosophers – how do they appear, in particular how do they dress? The book moves to modern…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Hellenic Philosophy: Origin and Character book cover

    Hellenic Philosophy

    Origin and Character

    By Christos C. Evangeliou

    Tracing the historical origin and the critical development of Hellenic philosophy from vague and indeterminate beginnings to its classical maturity and fruition in the minds, words and works of the Athenian philosophers, Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle, this book argues that dignified nobility,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Aristotle’s Political Philosophy in its Historical Context: A New Translation and Commentary on Politics Books 5 and 6 book cover

    Aristotle’s Political Philosophy in its Historical Context

    A New Translation and Commentary on Politics Books 5 and 6

    By Andrew Lintott

    This book offers new translations of Aristotle’s Politics 5 and 6, accompanied by an introduction and commentary, targeted at historians and those who like to read political science in the context in which it was produced. Philosophical analysis remains essential and there is no intention to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

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