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By Karsten Friis Johansen

ISBN-10: 0415127386

ISBN-13: 9780415127387

Translated via Henrik Rosenmeier, A background of historical Philosophy charts the origins and improvement of old philosophical proposal. for simple reference, the ebook is split chronologically into six major components. The sections are extra divided into philosophers and philosophical movements:
*Pre-Socratic Philosophy, together with mythology, the Pythagoreans and Parmenides
*The nice Century of Athens, together with the Sophists and Socrates
*Plato, together with The Republic, The Symposium and The Timaeus
*Aristotle, together with The Physics, The Metaphysics and The Poetics
*Hellenistic Philosophy, together with the Sceptics, the Stoics, the Epicureans and Cicero
*Late Antiquity, together with Neoplatonism, Origen and St Augustine.
This complete and meticulously documented e-book is based to make historic philosophical concept and old thinkers available. It contains:
*full references to fundamental sources
*detailed interpretations of key philosophical passages, together with surveys of past philosophical readings
*an evaluate of the improvement of old philosophical thought
*discussions of the relationships among philosophers and their ideas
*analyses of key philosophical techniques and ideologies together with ontology, epistemology, good judgment, semantics, ethical and political philosophy, theology and aesthetics
*explanations of Greek philosophical terminology.

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