Platonisms: Ancient, Modern, and Postmodern

Edited by Kevin Corrigan and John D. Turner

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€154,00
$186.00
ISBN13: 
9789004158412
E-ISBN: 
9789047420163
Publication Date: 
May 2007
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Hardback
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xii, 284 pp.
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1871-188X
Volume: 
4

Edited by Maha Elkaisy-Friemuth and John M. Dillon

This volume of essays presents a selection of studies in the ways in which Platonist psychology is adapted to the needs of thinkers in the three great religious traditions of later antiquity, Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The authors are all acknowledged experts in their own fields, as well...
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Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004176232
E-ISBN: 
9789047429678
Publication date: 
June 2009
€127,00
$153.00

Anthony Lo Bello

The Commentary of al-Nayrizi (circa 920) on Euclid’s Elements occupies an important place in the history of mathematics and of philosophy. The present work presents an annotated English translation of Books II-IV and of a hitherto lost portion of Book I.
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173897
E-ISBN: 
9789047444411
Publication date: 
April 2009
€121,00
$145.00

Michael F. Wagner

This book integrates interdsciplinary work with philosophical analyses to explain facets of the perennial question of time's nature and existence, both in its contemporary and its original classical contexts, and it explains the two most influential investigations of the topic in classical...
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170254
E-ISBN: 
9789047443605
Publication date: 
October 2008
€162,00
$196.00

Hans-Christian Günther

This book offers a study of the medieval Georgian translation of Proklos' Elementatio Theologica. It establishes ist significance for the Greek text and provides first insights into the textual and philosophical significance of Georgian translations and commentaries of Greek texts.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004160620
E-ISBN: 
9789047430506
Publication date: 
June 2007
€127,00
$153.00

John Phillips

This book examines Proclus' doctrine of evil in light of the tradition of exegesis of Plato's treatment of evil within the schools of ancient Platonism, from Middle Platonism to early Neoplatonism.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004160187
E-ISBN: 
9789047421122
Publication date: 
July 2007
€141,00
$169.00

Stephen Gersh

This volume deals with the relation between Derrida and Neoplatonism (ancient, patristic, medieval), presenting that relation in the form not only of the actual reading of Neoplatonism by Derrida but also of a hypothetical reading of Derrida by Neoplatonism.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004151550
Publication date: 
August 2006
€154,00
$186.00

Peter Manchester

Bridging from Husserl to Iamblichus, this book contributes phenomenological readings of Plotinus, Aristotle, Parmenides, and Heraclitus, in which prevalent misconceptions about the very identity of time in the phenomena of motion are corrected, and time's role in Greek philosophy recovered.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147126
Publication date: 
September 2005
€154,00
$186.00

Robert M. Berchman

Porphyry's Against the Christians offers an important example of Hellenic Biblical criticism and a critique of Christianity at the close of Late Antiquity, fl. 300 C.E.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004148116
Publication date: 
September 2005
€148,00
$177.00

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