The Resource The Oxford handbook of presocratic philosophy, edited by Patricia Curd and Daniel W. Graham

The Oxford handbook of presocratic philosophy, edited by Patricia Curd and Daniel W. Graham

Label
The Oxford handbook of presocratic philosophy
Title
The Oxford handbook of presocratic philosophy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patricia Curd and Daniel W. Graham
Title variation
  • Handbook of presocratic philosophy
  • Presocratic philosophy
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This handbook brings together leading international scholars to study the diverse figures, movements, and approaches that constitute presocratic philosophy. The study presents interpretations and evaluations of the Presocratics' accomplishments, from Thales to the sophists and from theology to science
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
182
Index
index present
LC call number
B187.5
LC item number
.O94 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford handbooks in philosophy
Label
The Oxford handbook of presocratic philosophy, edited by Patricia Curd and Daniel W. Graham
Publication
Note
  • Originally published as hbk.: ©2008
  • Series from publisher's Web site
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background: The sources of presocratic philosophy / David T. Runia. Prehistory of presocratic philosophy in an orientalizing context / Walter Burkert -- Figures and movements: Milesian measures : time, space, and matter / Stephen A. White. The cloud-astrophysics of Xenophanes and Ionian material monism / Alexander P.D. Mourelatos. Heraclitus : flux, order, and knowledge / Daniel W. Graham. Signs and arguments in the Parmenides B8 / Richard D. McKirahan. Anaxagoras and the theory of everything / Patricia Curd. Empedocles : physical and mythical divinity / Oliver Primavesi. Two problems in Pythagoreanism / Carl Huffman. Atomism's Eleatic roots / David Sedley. Leucippus's atomism / Daniel W. Graham. Speculating about Diogenes of Apollonia / André Laks. The Sophists / Michael Gagarin and Paul Woodruff -- Topics: The role of medicine in the formation of early Greek thought / Philip van der Eijk. -- Presocratic cosmologies / M.R. Wright. Reason, cause, and explanation in presocratic philosophy / R.J. Hankinson. The humanizing of knowledge in presocratic thought / J.H. Lesher. Presocratic theology / T.M. Robinson -- Reception: Aristotle's account of the origins of philosophy / Michael Frede. Classical representations and uses of the presocratics / John Palmer
Control code
ocn832801455
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199892112
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b36738256
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)832801455
  • oho0199892113

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