Ancient Philosophy Products

  • The Philosophy of Early Christianity

    1st Edition

    By George E. Karamanolis

    George Karamanolis shows that early Christian thinkers, following the example of classical philosophy, developed a highly sophisticated method of philosophical thinking by means of which they constructed some of the most fundamental doctrines of Christianity. The book examines the character of…

    Paperback – 2013-12-10
    Routledge

  • The Second-Person Perspective in Aquinas’s Ethics

    Virtues and Gifts, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Pinsent

    Thomas Aquinas devoted a substantial proportion of his greatest works to the virtues. Yet, despite the availability of these texts (and centuries of commentary), Aquinas’s virtue ethics remains mysterious, leaving readers with many unanswered questions. In this book, Pinsent argues that the key…

    Paperback – 2013-11-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Aristotle's Moral Realism Reconsidered

    Phenomenological Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Pavlos Kontos

    This book elaborates a moral realism of phenomenological inspiration by introducing the idea that moral experience, primordially, constitutes a perceptual grasp of actions and of their solid traces in the world. The main thesis is that, before any reference to values or to criteria about good and…

    Paperback – 2013-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Gerard J Hughes

    Written by one of the most important founding figures of Western philosophy, Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics represents a critical point in the study of ethics which has influenced the direction of modern philosophy. The Routledge Guidebook to Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics introduces the major…

    Paperback – 2013-01-31
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Plato's Republic

    1st Edition

    By Nickolas Pappas

    Plato, often cited as a founding father of Western philosophy, set out ideas in the Republic regarding the nature of justice, order, and the character of the just individual, that endure into the modern day. The Routledge Guidebook to Plato’s Republic introduces the major themes in Plato’s great…

    Paperback – 2013-01-31
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • Plato (Routledge Revivals)

    Plato: The Written and Unwritten Doctrines, 1st Edition

    By John Niemeyer Findlay

    Paperback – 2013-01-30
    Routledge

  • Athletics and Philosophy in the Ancient World

    Contests of Virtue, 1st Edition

    By Heather L. Reid

    This book examines the relationship between athletics and philosophy in ancient Greece and Rome focused on the connection between athleticism and virtue. It begins by observing that the link between athleticism and virtue is older than sport, reaching back to the athletic feats of kings and…

    Paperback – 2012-11-13
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Plato's Life and Thought (RLE: Plato)

    With a Translation of the Seventh Letter, 1st Edition

    By R S Bluck

    R. S. Bluck’s engaging volume provides an accessible introduction to the thought of Plato. In the first part of the book the author provides an account of the life of the philosopher, from Plato’s early years, through to the Academy, the first visit to Dionysius and the third visit to Syracuse, and…

    Hardback – 2012-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Plato

  • New Essays on Plato and Aristotle (RLE: Plato)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Renford Bambrough

    What can the study of the history of ancient philosophy bring to the study of contemporary philosophical problems and questions? In New Essays on Plato and Aristotle eight distinguished philosophers address topics in Greek philosophy that are connected with current philosophical issues. All the…

    Hardback – 2012-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Plato

  • Plato and His Contemporaries (RLE: Plato)

    A Study in Fourth Century Life and Thought, 1st Edition

    By G C Field

    This book helps understand Plato’s writings by describing the circumstances in which they were produced. The author begins with an account of Plato’s life and development and a brief analysis of some of the more difficult points arising from the criticism of Plato’s writings. The remainder of the…

    Hardback – 2012-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Plato

  • Plato's Philebus (RLE: Plato)

    1st Edition

    By Donald Davidson

    The Philebus is hard to reconcile with standard interpretations of Plato’s philosophy and in this pioneering work Donald Davidson, seeks to take the Philebus at face value and to reassess Plato’s late philosophy in the light of the results. The author maintains that the approach to ethics in…

    Hardback – 2012-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Plato

  • Routledge Library Editions: Plato

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Plato is perhaps the best known and most widely studied of all the ancient Greek philosophers. A pupil of Socrates and teacher of Aristotle, his ideas have inspired and influenced scholars of nearly every era. His famous series of dialogues have become a standard part of the western philosophical…

    Hardback – 2012-09-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Plato

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