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    DescriptionEsteemed for providing the best available translations, Philosophic Classics: Ancient Philosophy, features complete works or complete sections of the most important works by the major thinkers, as well as shorter samples from transitional thinkers. First published in 1961, Forrest E. Baird's revision of Philosophic Classics, Pearson Education's long-standing anthology (available in split volumes), continues the tradition of providing generations of students with high quality course material. Using the complete works, or where appropriate, complete sections of works, this anthology allows philosophers to speak directly to students.    For more information on the main combined anthology, or the additional period volumes, please see below: Philosophic Classics: From Plato to Derrida, 6/E  ISBN-10: 0205783864Philosophic Classics, Volume II: Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy, 6/E  ISBN-10: 0205783902Philosophic Classics, Volume III: Modern Philosophy, 6/E  ISBN-10: 0205783899


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    Title
    Philosophic Classics: Ancient Philosophy Volume I
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Forrest E. Baird, By (author) Walter Arnold Kaufmann
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 576
    Width: 178 mm
    Height: 233 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 871 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780205783854
    ISBN 10: 0205783856
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    LC classification: B162.9 .A54 2011
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    Edition
    6, Revised
    Edition statement
    6th Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations, maps
    Publisher
    Pearson Education (US)
    Imprint name
    Pearson Education (US)
    Publication date
    04 January 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Upper Saddle River
    Author Information
    Forrest Baird has taught at Whitworth since 1978. In addition to teaching a variety of courses in philosophy, most summers he teaches for Fuller Theological Seminary in extension programs throughout the West. Dr. Baird has a B.A. from Westmont, an M.Div. From Fuller, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in philosophy from Claremont Graduate University. In his time at Whitworth, Dr. Baird has been selected by five graduating classes as the "Most Influential Professor" and has also been voted "Teacher of the Year" by his colleagues. Dr. Baird has studied the problem of evil while a Resident Fellow at the Institute for Ecumenical and Cultural Research at St. John's University and Abbey in Collegeville, MN, and more recently has been studying Chinese philosophy. Dr. Baird's most recent scholarly work has been editing the six-volume Philosophic Classics series for Prentice Hall. His other works include editing the book, Human Thought and Action: Readings in Western Intellectual History, and co-authoring (with Jack Rogers) the HarperCollins textbook, Introduction to Philosophy: A Case Study Approach.
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    "Esteemed for providing the best available translations, Philosophic Classics: Ancient Philosophy, features complete works or complete sections of the most important works by the major thinkers, as well as shorter samples from transitional thinkers." First published in 1961, Forrest E. Baird's revision of "Philosophic Classics, "Pearson Education's long-standing anthology (available in split volumes), continues the tradition of providing generations of students with high quality course material. Using the complete works, or where appropriate, complete sections of works, this anthology allows philosophers to speak directly to students. "For more information on the main combined anthology, or the additional period volumes, please see below: " Philosophic Classics: From Plato to Derrida, 6/E "ISBN-10: 0205783864" Philosophic Classics, Volume II: Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy, 6/E "ISBN-10: 0205783902" Philosophic Classics, Volume III: Modern Philosophy, 6/E "ISBN-10: 0205783899"
    Table of contents
    New selections in bold. BEFORE SOCRATES The Milesians. ThalesAnaximanderAnaximenes Three Solitary FiguresPythagorasXenophanesHeraclitus The MonistsParmenidesZeno of Elea The Pluralists. EmpedoclesAnaxagorasDemocritus (and Leucippus) Three Sophists. ProtagorasGorgiasCritias Epilogue I: Two Views of AthensThucydidesPericles Funeral Oration The Melian Conference Epilogue II: Aspasia PLATO EuthyphroApologyCritoPhaedoMenoSymposium (189c-193d; 201d-end (223d))Republic  (Book I, 336b-349b; 350d-354b; Book II, 357a-362c; 367e-376e; Book III, 386b-d; 387b-388e; 412b-417b; Book IV, 427d-445e; Book V, complete: 449-480a; Book VI-VII, 502c-521b Book VIII 562a-563-e)Parmenides (127-135)Theaetetus (selections)  PLEASE NOTE THIS SECTION MAY BE CUT DUE TO PAGE COUNT, PLEASE CHECK AFTER BOOK HAS PUBLISHED AND CORRECT ACCORDINGLYTimaeus (27d-34b)Laws (selections) ARISTOTLE Categories (Chapters 1-5)On Interpretation (Chapters 1-9)Posterior Analytics (Book I, 1-2; Book II, 19)Physics (Book II complete)Metaphysics (Books I and XII complete)On the Soul (Book II, 1-3; Book III, 4-5)Nichomachean Ethics (Book I-II; Book III, 1-5; Book IV, 3; Books VI-VII; Book X,6-8, 9)Politics (Book I, 1-2; Book III, 6-9; Book IV, 11-12; Book VII, 3b-4, 9)Poestics (Chapter 6) HELLENISTIC AND ROMAN PHILOSOPHY Epicurus. Letter to HerodotusLetter to MenoeceusPrincipal Doctrines Lucretius. On the Nature of Universe (Book II, 216-284; Book III, tselections through 831) The Early Stoa: Zeno of Citium and CleanthesZeno of Citium (selections from Diogenes Laertius) Cleanthes, Hymn to Zeus EpictetusHandbook (Encheiridion ) Marcus AureliusMeditations (Book IV) Pyrrho and Sextus EmpiricusOutlines of Pyrrhonism (Book I, 1-15) THIS MAY CHANGE TO 1-13 DEPENDING ON PAGE COUNT PLEASE CHECK UPON PUBLICATION PlotinusEnneads (I, Tractate 6; V, Tractate 1, 1-12; V, Tractate 3, 12,9-end)-THE BOLDED SECTION MAY BE DELETED DEPENDING ON FINAL PAGE COUNT