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Hellenistic philosophy

Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics

by A. A. Long

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epicurus.,
  • Philosophy, Ancient.,
  • Skeptics (Greek philosophy),
  • Epicureans (Greek philosophy),
  • Stoics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA.A. Long.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB505 .L67 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 274 p. ;
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2739356M
    ISBN 100520058070, 0520058089
    LC Control Number86040066

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Inwood and Gerson maintain the standard of 5(43). (1) The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy(eds. ) K. Algra et al. (An anthology that is scholarly and comprehensive. Should be on the shelf of every serious student of the subject. ) (2) EpicureanismTim O'Keefe (A lucid and informative book that works well for both introductory and advanced students.

)5(15). Hellenistic Philosophy: Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics. The purpose of this book is to trace the main development in Greek philosophy during the period which runs from the death of Alexander the Great in B.

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This sizable book is nearly pages Hellenistic philosophy book 53 chapters long, divided into three parts. The book begins with an introductory section that includes a preface, acknowledgement, note on references, dates, and a map.

After that the first part of the book, containing twenty chapters, examines the course of Hellenistic philosophy. Hellenistic philosophy by A. Long,University of California Press edition, in English - 2nd ed.

Early modern philosophers looked for inspiration to the later ancient thinkers when they rebelled against the dominant Platonic and Aristotelian traditions.

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A full account of the philosophy of the Greek and Roman worlds from the last days of Aristotle (c. BC) until BC. Hellenistic philosophy, for long relatively neglected and unappreciated, has over the last decade been the object of a considerable amount of scholarly attention.

The time has come for a general reference work which pulls the subject together and presents an. This new edition of Hellenistic Philosophy--including nearly pages of additional materia--offers the first English translation of the account of Stoic ethics by Arius Didymus, substantial new sources on Epicureanism, Stoicism, and Scepticism, expanded representation of Plutarch and Cicero, and a fuller presentation of papyrological evidence.

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The Hellenistic period followed the conquests of Alexander the Great ( BCE), who had spread Ancient Greek culture throughout the Middle East and Western Asia, following the previous cultural period of Classical classical period in Ancient Greek philosophy had begun with Socrates (c.

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Inwood and Gerson maintain the standard of Price: Hellenistic Philosophy. John Sellars. Oxford University Press, - Philosophy - pages. 0 Reviews. The Hellenistic period was a rich and exciting time for philosophy. It saw the birth of two new schools of thought, Epicureanism and Stoicism, and important developments in Plato's Academy.

Aristotelians and Cynics were also active during. Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman Worlds offers a tour through a period of eight hundred years when some of the most influential of all schools of thought were formed.

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He also works on Kant and the history of ethics. ference on the role of Hellenistic philosophy in the early modern period. philosophy up to and including Aristotle was for Greek specialists.

Hellenistic philosophy does indeed provide an important part of the background to Roman literature, and students of that literature who want to know more about the philosophies Roman authors studied and alluded to will form an important part of the readership of this book.

Christianity and Hellenistic philosophies experienced complex interactions during the first to the fourth centuries. As Christianity spread throughout the Hellenic world, an increasing number of church leaders were educated in Greek dominant philosophical traditions of the Greco-Roman world then were Stoicism, Platonism, Epicureanism, and, to a lesser extent, the skeptic.

The book is distinguished by philosophical sensitivity, clarity, critical depth, and a flawless familiarity with the texts and recent scholarship, all of which make it an important contribution to the recent revival of interest in Hellenistic philosophy.

This new edition of Hellenistic Philosophy--including nearly pages of additional materia--offers the first English translation of the account of Stoic ethics by Arius Didymus, substantial new sources on Epicureanism, Stoicism, and Scepticism, expanded representation of Plutarch and Cicero, and a fuller presentation of papyrological evidence.

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Number of pages ID Numbers Open. [Book] Selections From Hellenistic Philosophy Pb From Epicurus to Epictetus-A. Long A. Long, one of the world's leading writers on ancient philosophy, presents eighteen essays on the philosophers and schools of the Hellenistic and Roman periods--Epicureans, Stoics, and Sceptics.

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The period of Greece prior to the Hellenistic era is known as Classical Greece, while the period afterwards is known as Roman Greece.

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