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A brief history of Greek philosophy

by Burt, Benjamin Chapman

  • 324 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Ginn & company in Boston .
Written in English


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StatementBy B. C. Burt
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB171 .B9
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 296 p.
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24605951M
LC Control Number10021488
OCLC/WorldCa7308454

Empedocles (/ ɛ m ˈ p ɛ d ə k l iː z /; Greek: Ἐμπεδοκλῆς [empedoklɛ̂ːs], Empedoklēs; c. – c. BC, fl. – BC) was a Greek pre-Socratic philosopher and a native citizen of Akragas, a Greek city in cles' philosophy is best known for originating the cosmogonic theory of the four classical also proposed forces he called Love and Strife. A brief history of Greek philosophy Item Preview remove-circle Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).

The web's source of information for Ancient History: definitions, articles, timelines, maps, books, and illustrations. A brief tour in the paths of the Ancient Greek philosophy (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. ARISTOTLE: A brief tour in the paths of the Ancient Greek philosophy. Author. Georgiadis, Kyriakos. Publisher. All volumes of Professor Guthrie's great history of Greek philosophy have won their due acclaim. The most striking merits of Guthrie's work are his mastery of a tremendous range of ancient literature and modern scholarship, his fairness and balance of judgement and the lucidity and precision of his English prose. He has achieved clarity and comprehensiveness/5(4).

Pythagoras was a Greek philosopher and mathematician. He seems to have become interested in philosophy when he was quite young. As part of his education, when he was about age 20 he apparently visited the philosophers Thales and Anaximander on the island of Miletus. Later he founded his famous school at Croton in Italy. Author: W T Stace. Critical History of Greek Philosophy. Title: Critical History of Greek Philosophy. Year of publication: We appreciate the impact a good book can have. We all like the idea of saving a bit of cash, so when we found out how many good quality used books are out there - Seller Rating: % positive.


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