A Presocratics Reader: Selected Fragments and Testimonia (Hackett Classics)

Patricia Curd Richard D. McKirahan


A Presocratics Reader: Selected Fragments and Testimonia (Hackett Classics)

A Presocratics Reader: Selected Fragments and Testimonia (Hackett Classics)

  • Title: A Presocratics Reader: Selected Fragments and Testimonia (Hackett Classics)
  • Author: Patricia Curd Richard D. McKirahan
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 281
  • Format: Kindle Edition

A Presocratics Reader unizg For A Presocratics Reader, the most important development has been Richard D McKirahan s complete revision of his excellent volume, Philosophy Before Socrates, for its second edition. A Presocratics Reader Patricia Curd brings together the major Presocratic philosophers in this petite reader Inside are fragments related to the individual authors from a wide variety of texts such as Lives of the Philosophers and Plutarch s Table Talk which cuts down research time by a huge bit. A Presocratics Reader Second Edition Ancient Building on the virtues that made the first edition of A Presocratics Reader the most widely used sourcebook for the study of the Presocratics and Sophists, the second edition offers even value and a wider selection of fragments from these philosophical predecessors and contemporaries of Socrates. A Presocratics Reader by Patricia Curd Ideal for a two to three week introduction to the Presocratics and Sophists, this volume offers a selection of the extant remains of early Greek philosophical thought on cosmology, metaphysics, epistemology, and ethics, together with unobtrusive, minimally interpretive editorial material an introduction, brief headnotes, maps, and a concordance. A Presocratics Reader, Nd Edition electrobaires A Presocratics Reader, Nd Edition by Emily But as we set further we passed the sure A area gave in heavily pre born dehydration about, the fresh pp put Latin, and it had the human converting parts, that mark and do initially not better than agricultural tendency west opportunities. A PRESOCRATICS READER PDF modellingadvicefo A Presocratics Reader For that purpose, one who reads this will have to look up supplementary material Jan , Phillip rated it really liked it Shelves Anaxagoras Nous ,



Building on the virtues that made the first edition of A Presocratics Reader the most widely used sourcebook for the study of the Presocratics and Sophists, the second edition offers even value and a wider selection of fragments from these philosophical predecessors and contemporaries of Socrates With revised introductions, annotations, suggestions for further readiBuilding on the virtues that made the first edition of A Presocratics Reader the most widely used sourcebook for the study of the Presocratics and Sophists, the second edition offers even value and a wider selection of fragments from these philosophical predecessors and contemporaries of Socrates.With revised introductions, annotations, suggestions for further reading, and , the second edition draws on the wealth of new scholarship published on these fascinating thinkers over the past decade or , a remarkably rich period in Presocratic studies.At the volume s core, as ever, are the fragments themselves but now in thoroughly revised and, in some cases, new translations by Richard D McKirahan and Patricia Curd, among them those of the recently published Derveni Papyrus.


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Rescued this from a box of book's Hannah was donating, so read it as more context for The Cave and the Light: Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization, which I've restarted. Definitely enjoyed reading it in that context, though it truly is a collection of fragments and thus a highly, well, fragmented read. Still, great window into the ancients struggling with scientific as well as philosophical questions (which were of course one and the same thing), and in w [...]


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