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Author Blackson, Thomas A.
Title Ancient Greek philosophy : from the Presocratics to the Hellenistic philosophers / Thomas A. Blackson.
Publisher Malden, Mass. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
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 Book Stacks  B171 .B53 2011  AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 271 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-264) and indexes.
Contents The Presocratics. The Milesian revolution -- Socrates. The good life ; Against the Sophists -- Plato. Three Platonic theories ; Justice and its reward -- Aristotle. Second philosophy ; Psychology ; First philosophy ; Ethics -- Hellenistic Philosophers. Reaction to the classical tradition.
Summary This work presents a comprehensive introduction to the philosophers and philosophical traditions that developed in ancient Greece from 585 BC to 529 AD. Contextual commentary traces the development of lines of thought through the period, and moves beyond traditional textbooks that conclude with Aristotle. Provides coverage of the Presocratics through the Hellenistic philosophers.
ISBN 9781444335729 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1444335723 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781444335736 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1444335731 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subject Philosophy, Ancient.

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