Gary M. Gurtler, S.J., is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Boston College. He has published on ancient philosophy, with special attention to Neoplatonism, including a book on Plotinus: The Experience of Unity (1988).
William Wians is Professor of Philosophy at Merrimack College. He has edited five previous volumes of BACAP proceedings and written numerous articles and reviews on ancient philosophy. His collection Logos and Muthos: Philosophical Essays in Greek Literature was recently published.
Contributors are Bernard Collette-Dučić, Patricia Curd, Pierre Destrée, Dimitri El Murr, Eugene Garver, Jörg Hardy, Brian Earl Johnson, Thornton Lockwood, Marije Martijn, Keith McPartland, Dmitri Nikulin, David Roochnik, May Sim, and Christine J. Thomas.
All those interested in recent scholarship within different traditions of interpretation in ancient philosophy, including scholars and graduate students
Table of contents
Preface: John J. Cleary, 1949-2009
Thought and Body in Heraclitus and Anaxagoras
Commentary on Curd
Living Well and Living Together: Politics VII 1-3 and the Discovery of the Common Life
Commentary on Garver
Why Beauty is Truth in All We Know: Aesthetics and Mimesis in Neoplatonic Science
Commentary on Martijn
Politics and Dialectic in Plato’s Statesman
DIMITRI EL MURR
Commentary on El Murr
CHRISTINE J. THOMAS
El Murr/Thomas Bibliography
Is Virtue Knowledge? Socratic Intellectualism Reconsidered
Commentary on Hardy
On the Chrysippean Thesis that the Virtues are Poia
Commentary on Collette-Dučić