Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy

Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy : Volume XX Summer 2001

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Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy is a volume of original articles on all aspects of ancient philosophy. The articles may be of substantial length, and include critical notices of major books. Aristotle studies are represented particularly strongly in this issue, the first of 2001.

'standard reading among specialists in ancient philosopy'
Brad Inwood, Bryn Mawr Classical Review
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Product details

  • Paperback | 348 pages
  • 139 x 218 x 19mm | 412g
  • Clarendon Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 019924586X
  • 9780199245864
  • 2,348,156

Table of contents

1. Psychic Pregnancy and Platonic Epistemology ; 2. Dramatic Dialectic in Republic Book 1 ; 3. Akrasia in the Republic: Does Plato Change his Mind? ; 4. Aristotle's Scientific Demonstrations as Expositions of Essence ; 5. Holistic Presuppositions of Aristotle's Cosmology ; 6. The Functions of the Concept of Physis in Aristotle's Metaphysics ; 7. Aristotle's Attack on Universals ; 8. Aristotle's Basic and Non-basic Virtues ; 9. Speaking Up for Plato's Interlocutors: A Discussion of J. Beversluis, Cross-examining Socrates
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Review quote

Under the editorship of David Sedley, OSAP continues to flourish as a source for oustanding scholarly papers on topics in ancient philosophy.' * John E. Sisko, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews *
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About David Sedley

David Sedley is Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy at the University of Cambridge.
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