The Resource Proclus' Commentary on the Cratylus in context : ancient theories of language and naming, by R.M. van den Berg

Proclus' Commentary on the Cratylus in context : ancient theories of language and naming, by R.M. van den Berg

Label
Proclus' Commentary on the Cratylus in context : ancient theories of language and naming
Title
Proclus' Commentary on the Cratylus in context
Title remainder
ancient theories of language and naming
Statement of responsibility
by R.M. van den Berg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Cratylus contains Plato's important, yet ambiguous discussion of language. This book explores the various views on language and its relation to philosophy in the Platonic tradition by examining the reception of Plato's Cratylus in antiquity in general, and the commentary of the Neoplatonist Proclus in particular
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
184
Index
index present
LC call number
B367.P763
LC item number
B47 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Philosophia antiqua,
Series volume
v. 112
Label
Proclus' Commentary on the Cratylus in context : ancient theories of language and naming, by R.M. van den Berg
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-228) 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
Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter One Plato's Cratylus and Aristotle's De Interpretatione: Setting the Scene; Chapter Two The Middle Platonists: Constructing Platonic Doctrines; Chapter Three Porphyry's Aristotelian Semantic Theory and Proclus' Platonic Criticism of it; Chapter Four Proclus' Commentary on the Cratylus (I): The Issue of the Correctness of Names; Chapter Five Proclus' Commentary on the Cratylus (II): Naming, Dialectic, and the Divine Intellect; Chapter Six Proclus' Commentary on the Cratylus (III): Learning from Divine Names; Chapter Seven After Proclus; Bibliography
Control code
ocn312933540
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 239 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047423720
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004163799.i-244
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not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35941601
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)312933540
  • pebcs9047423720

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