The Resource Metaphysics, soul, and ethics in ancient thought : themes from the work of Richard Sorabji, edited by Ricardo Salles

Metaphysics, soul, and ethics in ancient thought : themes from the work of Richard Sorabji, edited by Ricardo Salles

Label
Metaphysics, soul, and ethics in ancient thought : themes from the work of Richard Sorabji
Title
Metaphysics, soul, and ethics in ancient thought
Title remainder
themes from the work of Richard Sorabji
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ricardo Salles
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Leading figures in ancient philosophy present eighteen original papers on three key themes in the work of Richard Sorabji. The papers dealing with Metaphysics range from Democritus to Numenius on basic questions about the structure and nature of reality: necessitation, properties, and time. The section on Soul includes one paper on the individuation of souls in Plato and five papers on Aristotle's and Aristotelian theories of cognition, with a special emphasis on perception. Thesection devoted to Ethics concentrates upon Stoicism and the complex views the Stoics held on such topics as motivati
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
180
Index
index present
LC call number
B111
LC item number
.M48 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Metaphysics, soul, and ethics in ancient thought : themes from the work of Richard Sorabji, edited by Ricardo Salles
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • "Richard Sorabji bibliography": pages 551-559
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • On the individuation of times and events in orthodox stoicism
  • Ricardo Salles
  • Stoic metaphysics at Rome
  • David Sedley
  • Phatonism in the Bible
  • M.F. Burnyeat
  • Platonic souls as persons
  • A.A. Long
  • Aristotle versus Descartes on the concept of the mental
  • Charles H. Kahn
  • Intrinsic and relational properties of atoms in the Democritean ontology
  • Perceptional naturalized in Aristotle's De anima
  • Robert Bolton
  • Discriminating capacity of the soul in Aristotle's theory of learning
  • Frans A.J. de Haas
  • Alexander of Aphrodisias on the nature and location of vision
  • Robert W. Sharples
  • Plato's stoic view of motivation
  • Gabriela Roxana Carone
  • Presence of Socrates and Aristotle in the stoic account of Akrasia
  • Marcelo D. Boeri
  • Alexander P.D. Mourelatos
  • Extend or identify
  • Mary Margaret McCabe
  • Competing readings of stoic emotions
  • Christopher Gill
  • Were Zeno and Chrysippus at odds in analyzing emotion?
  • A.W. Price
  • Seneca on freedom and autonomy
  • Brad Inwood
  • Mood philosophy and the conditions of certainty
  • M.W.F. Stone
  • Necessitation and explanation in Philospnus' Aristotelian physics
  • Sylvia Berryman
  • Contemporary look at Aristotle's changing now
  • Sarah Berryman
  • Contemporary look at Aristotle's changing now
  • Sahah Broadie
Control code
ocm70296478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 592 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423788669
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3653772x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70296478
  • acaebk0191555614

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