Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy: Volume IX: 1991

Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy: Volume IX: 1991

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Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy is an annual publication which includes original articles, which may be of substantial length, on a wide range of topics in ancient philosophy, and review articles of major books.

This volume presents the published version of the Nellie Wallace Lectures in Ancient Philosophy, delivered at the University of Oxford by Professor Gisela Striker. Together, these lectures make up a connected account of Stoic ethics. The other contributors to this volume are: Thomas C. Brickhouse, G. R. F. Ferrari, Montgomery Furth, Charles Kahn, John Malcolm, Nicholas D. Smith, and Paul A. Vander Waerdt.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 230 pages
  • 144 x 223 x 19mm | 426g
  • Clarendon Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1991 ed.
  • 0198239904
  • 9780198239901

Table of contents

Gisela Striker: Following Nature: A study in stoic ethics; John Malcolm: On avoiding the void; Montgomery Furth: A 'Philosophical Hero'?; Thomas C. Brickhouse & Nicholas D. Smith: Socrates' Elenctic Mission; Charles Kahn: In response to Mark McPherran; G. R. F. Ferrari: Moral Fecundity: A discussion of A. W. Price, Love and Friendship in Plato and Aristotle; Paul A. Vander Waerdt: Politics and Philosophy in Stoicism: A discussion of A. Erskine, The Hellenistic
Stoa: political thought and action
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Review quote

Those with an interest in ancient ideas on causality, epistemology, logic, and ethics will find plenty to interest them in this volume. * Religious Studies Review * Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy has, under its founding editor, Julia Annas, rapidly established itself as a major journal in its field. * Times Literary Supplement * Those with an interest in ancient ideas on causality, epistemology, logic, and ethics will find plenty to interest them in this volume. * Religious Studies Review * Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy has, under its founding editor, Julia Annas, rapidly established itself as a major journal in its field. * Times Literary Supplement *
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