Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy: v. 6

Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy: v. 6

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Presents the contributions to the Boston Area Colloquium's 1989 proceedings. Coverage includes form and generation in Aristotle, Epicurean thought, the ethical and psychological theory of Plotinus and Plato on ignorance and akrasia. Each contribution includes a commentary.
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  • Hardback | 518 pages
  • 148 x 220 x 35mm | 758g
  • Lanham, MD, United States
  • English
  • 6th ed.
  • 0819184004
  • 9780819184009

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Origins, Arche and Phaedrus, R.J. Hankison; Form and Generation in Aristotle, Jennifer Whiting; Aristotle's Doctrine of the Proper End of Man - Some Observations, Robert Renehan; Plato on Ignorance and Akrasia, John Ferrari; The Invulnerability of Goodness - The Ethical and Psychological Theory of Plotinus, John Bussanich; Fatalism and Future Truth, Dorothea Frede; Why Atoms Had to Swerve - An Exploration in Epicurean Physics, Peter Bicknell; Nous, Theoria and the Wise Man in Book X of Aristotle's "Ethics", Ronna Burger; The God-Given Way - Reflections on Methods and the Good in the Later Plato, Mitchell Miller; The Theory and Practice of Aristotelean Demonstration, Geoffrey Lloyd; Epicurean Thought, David Glidden. (Part Contents)
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