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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9789004225367
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9789004231207
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July 2012
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132
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...
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140
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9789004282179
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October 2015
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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
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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
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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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9789004268821
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9789004268760
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April 2014
€123,00
$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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9789004249271
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9789004258877
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September 2014
€94,00
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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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134
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9789004251205
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9789004251243
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June 2013
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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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133
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9789004227088
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9789004241718
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November 2012
€131,00
$175.00

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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131
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9789004225329
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9789004230040
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April 2012
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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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130
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9789004207325
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9789004216129
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January 2012
€198,00
$258.00

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