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  • Perspectives on Greek Philosophy

    S.V. Keeling Memorial Lectures in Ancient Philosophy 1992-2002

    Edited by R. W. Sharples

    Title first published in 2003. In commemoration of the philosophical interests of Stanley Victor Keeling, the annual lectures in his memory highlight the interest and importance of ancient philosophy for contemporary study of the subject. This volume brings together the Keeling lectures from…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Origen Against Plato

    By Mark Julian Edwards

    This title was first published in 2002.Origen (AD 185 - 254) is regarded as one of the figures chiefly responsible for the contamination of biblical theology with pagan philosophy in the early church. Edwards argues that Origen set out to construct a Christian philosophy, yet he did so with the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Arius Didymus on Peripatetic Ethics, Household Management, and Politics

    By William W. Fortenbaugh

    This volume features a unique epitome (original summation) of Aristotelian practical philosophy. It is often attributed to Arius Didymus who composed a survey of Peripatetic thought on three closely related areas: ethics, household management, and politics. The quality of the epitome, which draws…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Rutgers University Studies in Classical Humanities

  • Epicurus on the Self

    By Attila Németh

    Epicurus on the Self reconstructs a part of Epicurean ethics which only survives on the fragmentary papyrus rolls excavated from an ancient library in Herculaneum, On Nature XXV. The aim of this book is to contribute to a deeper understanding of Epicurus’ moral psychology, ethics and of its robust…

    Hardback – 2017-07-05 
    Routledge
    Issues in Ancient Philosophy

  • Christians, Gnostics and Philosophers in Late Antiquity

    By Mark Edwards

    Gnosticism, Christianity and late antique philosophy are often studied separately; when studied together they are too often conflated. These articles set out to show that we misunderstand all three phenomena if we take either approach. We cannot interpret, or even identify, Christian Gnosticism…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Platonic Heritage

    Further Studies in the History of Platonism and Early Christianity

    By John Dillon

    This third collection of articles by John Dillon covers the period 1996-2006, the decade since the appearance of The Great Tradition. Once again, the subjects covered range from Plato himself and the Old Academy, through Philo and Middle Platonism, to the Neoplatonists and beyond. Particular…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Negotiating the Good Life

    Aristotle and the Civil Society

    By Mark A. Young

    For centuries philosophers have wrestled with the dichotomy between individual freedom on the one hand and collective solidarity on the other. Yet today there is a growing realization that this template is fundamentally flawed. In this book, Mark Young embraces and advocates a more holistic concept…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Ashgate New Critical Thinking in Philosophy

  • Greek–Latin Philosophical Interaction

    Collected Essays of Sten Ebbesen Volume 1

    By Sten Ebbesen

    Sten Ebbesen has contributed many works in the field of ancient and medieval philosophy over many decades of dedicated research. His style is crisp and lucid and his philosophical penetration and exposition of often difficult concepts and issues is both clear and intellectually impressive. Ashgate…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Medieval Philosophy

  • Philosophy in the Roman Empire

    Ethics, Politics and Society

    By Michael Trapp

    Drawing on unusually broad range of sources for this study of Imperial period philosophical thought, Michael Trapp examines the central issues of personal morality, political theory, and social organization: philosophy as the pursuit of self-improvement and happiness; the conceptualization and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    Ashgate Ancient Philosophy Series

  • Plotinus on the Appearance of Time and the World of Sense

    A Pantomime

    By Deepa Majumdar

    Plotinus (c.205-70) was a Neoplatonist philosopher, his work posthumously published by Porphyry and divided into six books, nine tractates each, called the Enneads. In this book Majumdar makes a valuable addition to the literature on his work, especially Ennead III.7(45)11-13 - in particular…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge

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