Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy XXVIII

Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy XXVIII : Summer 2005

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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. OSAP is now published twice yearly, in both hardback and paperback. This volume includes articles on Heraclitus and the Stoics and on Plotinus, with several on each of Aristotle and Plato.

Editor: David Sedley, Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy, University of Cambridge

'unique value as a collection of outstanding contributions in the area of ancient philosophy.' Sara Rubinelli, Bryn Mawr Classical Review
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Product details

  • Hardback | 394 pages
  • 146 x 234 x 26mm | 605g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0199281939
  • 9780199281930

Table of contents

1. Virtue as the Sole Intrinsic Good in Plato's Early Dialogues ; 2. From Fleece to Fabric: Weaving Culture in Plato's Statesman ; 3. Moral Virtue and Assimilation to God in Plato's Timaeus ; 4. Ethics and Politics in Plato's Laws ; 5. What is Aristotle's 'Third Man' Argument Against the Forms? ; 6. A Nose by Any Other Name: Sameness, Substitution, and Essence in Aristotle's Metaphysics Z5 ; 7. Aristotle on Being-as-Truth ; 8. How Good People Do Bad Things: Aristotle on the Misdeeds of the Virtuous ; 9. Heraclitus and Material Flux in Stoic Psychology ; 10. Plotinus on the Unity and Identity of Changing Particulars ; 11. Fine's Plato: A Discussion of Gail Fine, Plato on Knowledge and Forms ; 12. Putting Aristotle's Physics in its Place: A Discussion of B. Morison, On Location
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