Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy: 1991 v. 9

Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy: 1991 v. 9

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"Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy" is an annual publication which includes original articles on a 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. There are also articles on Anaxagoras and Socrates, as well as reviews of books on Plato and Aristotle and the Hellenistic Stoa.
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  • Paperback | 230 pages
  • 130 x 210 x 19.05mm | 318g
  • Clarendon Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1991 ed.
  • index
  • 0198239912
  • 9780198239918

Table of contents

Following nature - a study in Stoic ethics, Gisela Striker; on avoiding the void, John Malcolm; a "philosophical hero"?, Montgomery Furth; Socrates' elenctic mission, Thomas C.Brickhouse and Nicholas D.Smith; in response to Mark McPherran, Charles Kahn; moral fecundity - a discussion of A.W.Price, "Love and Friendship in Plato and Aristotle", G.R.F.Ferrari; politics and philosophy in Stoicism - a discussion of A.Erskine, "The Hellenistic Stoa: Political Thought and Action", Paul A.Vander Waerdt.
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