Aristotle’s Metaphysics Lambda

Annotated Critical Edition Based upon a Systematic Investigation of Greek, Latin, Arabic and Hebrew Sources

Stefan Alexandru, Harvard University

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€94,00
$131.00
ISBN13: 
9789004249271
E-ISBN: 
9789004258877
Publication Date: 
September 2014
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Hardback
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x, 296 pp.
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ISSN: 
0079-1687
Volume: 
135

Edited by Robert Mayhew, Seton Hall University

The Problemata physica has long been neglected. The essays in this collection do much to remedy this, and provide insights into the nature of philosophical inquiry in the Lyceum during Aristotle’s life and in the years following his death.
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139
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004280854
Expected: 
February 2015

Valeria Cinaglia, King's College London

In Aristotle and Menander on the Ethics of Understanding, Valeria Cinaglia offers a parallel study of Menander’s New Comedy and Aristotle’s philosophy and she explores the depth and implications of their analogies in subjects ranging from epistemology and psychology to ethics.
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Volume: 
138
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269750
Publication date: 
November 2014

Gohar Muradyan, Matenadaran, Institute of Ancient Manuscripts

This edition of David the Invincible’s Commentary on Porphyry's Isagoge prepared by Gohar Muradyan contains the Greek original and the Armenian version (with an English translation) of this logical treatise with a study of textological issues and translation technique.
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Volume: 
137
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004280847
Expected: 
December 2014

Edited by Johannes M. van Ophuijsen Utrecht University, Marlein van Raalte Leiden University and Peter Stork Leiden University

Protagoras of Abdera: The Man, His Measure makes a case for the Sophist Protagoras as a philosopher in his own right, while at the same time giving due weight to the complicated doxographical situation.
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Volume: 
134
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251205
Publication date: 
June 2013

Alan C. Bowen

The book contends that the digression ending Simplicius’ In de caelo 2.12 is not a proper history of early Greek planetary theory, but a creative atempt to show that to accept Ptolemy’s planetary hypotheses one need not repudiate Aristotle’s argument that the cosmos is eternal.
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Volume: 
133
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004227088
Publication date: 
November 2012

Edited by Fiona Leigh

The papers in this collection on Aristotle’s Eudemian Ethics by Charles, Rowe, McCabe, Whiting, and Buddensiek, offer new readings of Aristotle on the voluntary, friendship, and good fortune in the EE, by treating the EE on its own terms.
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Volume: 
132
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004225367
Publication date: 
July 2012

Edited by Thomas Bénatouïl and Mauro Bonazzi

This volume deals with the appropriations, criticism and transformation of Plato’s and Aristotle’s positions about theory, practice and the contemplative life, including their epistemological and metaphysical foundations, from Theophrastus to the end of Antiquity (including Jewish and...
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Volume: 
131
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004225329
Publication date: 
April 2012

par Carolle Metry-Tresson

Analyzing the reasons why we fail to grasp genuinely first principles, this book gives a new perspective on how to understand the meaning of the radical aporetism in the treatise on the first principles written by Neoplatonic philosopher Damaskios. Analysant les raisons de nos é...
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Volume: 
130
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004207325
Publication date: 
January 2012
Tying together linguistics, philology and philosophy, this monograph explores the morphological and semantic development of the heavily marked reflexive system in Ancient Greek and argues that these changes are connected to a reconceptualisation of the human subject as characteristically reflexive.
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Volume: 
129
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221956
Publication date: 
February 2012

Andrei Timotin

This book, a history of a religious category of ancient philosophy, is the first synthesis on the notion of daimōn in the Platonic tradition. It focuses on the relationship between demonology and, respectively, cosmology, the philosophical hermeneutics of religion and theories of the soul.&...
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Volume: 
128
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004218109
Publication date: 
November 2011

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