Ancient Philosophy Products

  • Ancient Greek Philosophy and Religion

    By Tor Shaul

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

    By Various

    This five-volume set of previously out-of-print titles reissues some key works on Socrates, examining the man, his philosophy and the debates surrounding it, and his influence. With a mixture of newer and older books, this collection encompasses a wide spectrum of scholarship.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates, Man and Myth

    The Two Socratic Apologies of Xenophon

    By Anton-Hermann Chroust

    The purpose of this book, first published in 1957, is to make a critical analysis of the controversial Socratic problem. The Socratic issue owes its paramount difficulty not only to the status of available source materials, but also to the diversity of opinion as to the proper use of these…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates, The Man and His Mission

    By R. Nicol Cross

    This book, first published in 1914, examines the life of Socrates and his teaching, and also details the world in which he lived, the Greece of the time experiencing a breakdown of authority in religion, morality and society.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates Among His Peers

    Three Dialogues

    By Owen Grazebrook

    In this book, first published in 1927, the author presents us with three conversations, fables, that, beautiful in themselves, also have a direct bearing on what is being discussed: Death and the Hereafter; Justice; and the Kingdom of Heaven.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates, The Original and its Images

    By Alan F. Blum

    This book, first published in 1978, is a radical approach to the philosophical distinction between Being and beings, in which the life of Socrates is used as the metaphor for the theoretical life, in contrast to the continuous historical interest in that life as an object for biographical…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socratic Questions

    New Essays on the Philosophy of Socrates and its Significance

    Edited by Barry S. Gower, Michael C. Stokes

    This book, first published in 1992, introduces some of Socrates’ problems and some of the problems about him. It seeks at the same time to advance new views, arguments and information on Socrates’ mission, techniques, ethics and later reception. From civil disobedience to ethics, this collection…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Essence in the Age of Evolution

    A New Theory of Natural Kinds

    By Christopher J. Austin

    This book offers a novel defence of a highly contested philosophical position: biological natural kind essentialism. This theory is routinely and explicitly rejected for its purported inability to be explicated in the context of contemporary biological science, and its supposed incompatibility with…

    Hardback – 2018-09-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

  • Imagining the Afterlife in the Ancient World

    Edited by Juliette Harrisson

    Human beings have speculated about whether or not there is life after death, and if so, what form that life might take, for centuries. What did people in the ancient world think the next life would hold, and did they imagine there was a chance for a relationship between the living and the dead? How…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10 
    Routledge

  • Origins and Species

    A Study of the Historical Sources of Darwinism and the Contexts of Some Other Accounts of Organic Diversity from Plato and Aristotle On

    By MJS Hodge

    Originally published in 1991, Origins and Species seeks to understand the historical origins of Darwinism. The book analyses the explanatory problem of species variation to which Darwinian theory was a response, while contrasting the Darwinian with other traditions of the time, in the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Legacy of Isocrates and a Platonic Alternative

    Political Philosophy and the Value of Education

    By James R. Muir

    Bringing together the history of educational philosophy, political philosophy, and rhetoric, this book examines the influence of the philosopher Isocrates on educational thought and the history of education. Unifying philosophical and historical arguments, Muir discusses the role of Isocrates in…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

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