The Eudemian Ethics on the Voluntary, Friendship, and Luck

The Sixth S.V. Keeling Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy

Edited by Fiona Leigh

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€117,00
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9789004225367
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9789004231207
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July 2012
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0079-1687
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132

Matyáš Havrda, Institute of Philosophy, The Czech Academy of Sciences

The so-called eighth Stromateus is a series of excerpts on inquiry, demonstration, scepticism, and causal theory, made or adopted by Clement of Alexandria. This book provides a translation and commentary of the text and a study of its origin and purpose.
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144
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9789004310087
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October 2016
€148,00
$162.00

Anders Dahl Sørensen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

In Plato on Democracy and Political technē Anders Dahl Sørensen offers an in-depth investigation of Plato’s discussions of democracy’s ‘epistemic potential’, arguing that this question is far more central to his political thought than is usually assumed.
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143
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9789004312005
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October 2016
€110,00
$132.00

Frederik A. Bakker, Radboud University

In Epicurean Meteorology Frederik Bakker discusses the meteorology as laid out by Epicurus (341-270 BCE) and Lucretius (1st century BCE), offering an updated and qualified account of Epicurean meteorology.
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142
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9789004321564
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9789004321588
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July 2016
€125,00
$138.00

By Dougal Blyth, University of Auckland

In Aristotle’s Ever-turning World in Physics 8 Blyth analyses the reasoning in Aristotle’s explanation of cosmic movement, with detailed evaluation of ancient and modern commentary on this central text in the history of ancient and medieval philosophy and science.
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141
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9789004302372
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9789004302389
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October 2015
€140,00
$155.00

Edited by Sylvain Delcomminette, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Pieter d’Hoine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, and Marc-Antoine Gavray, Université de Liège

Unlike the Phaedo itself, its reception in Antiquity remains little studied. By examining the extant commentaries, their sources, and the dialogue’s presence in the reflections of ancient thinkers both inside and outside the Platonic tradition, this volume aims to reconstruct its ancient history.
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140
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9789004282179
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9789004289543
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September 2015
€126,00
$163.00

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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9789004280854
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9789004280878
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February 2015
€168,00
$218.00

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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138
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9789004269750
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9789004282827
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November 2014
€104,00
$135.00

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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137
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9789004280847
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9789004280885
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November 2014
€197,00
$255.00

William W. Fortenbaugh. With contributions on the Arabic Material by Dimitri Gutas.

This volume concerns Aristotle's pupil Theophrastus. It focuses on his interest in cultural history, including discoveries and inventions that transformed the way people live. It also deals with proverbs containing useful truths that were passed down from earlier generations.
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136
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004268821
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9789004268760
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April 2014
€130,00
$171.00

Stefan Alexandru, Harvard University

In this annotated critical edition of Aristotle’s Metaphysics Lambda Stefan Alexandru draws upon many hitherto unexplored sources of the direct and indirect tradition, inter alia upon an independent Greek manuscript he has discovered in the Vatican Library.
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135
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249271
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9789004258877
Publication date: 
September 2014
€100,00
$131.00

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