A History of Ancient Philosophy: From the Beginning to by Karsten Friis Johansen

By Karsten Friis Johansen

Translated by way of Henrik Rosenmeier, A historical past of historical Philosophy charts the origins and improvement of old philosophical proposal. for simple reference, the e-book is split chronologically into six major elements. The sections are additional divided into philosophers and philosophical movements:
*Pre-Socratic Philosophy, together with mythology, the Pythagoreans and Parmenides
*The nice Century of Athens, together with the Sophists and Socrates
*Plato, together with The Republic, The Symposium and The Timaeus
*Aristotle, together with The Physics, The Metaphysics and The Poetics
*Hellenistic Philosophy, together with the Sceptics, the Stoics, the Epicureans and Cicero
*Late Antiquity, together with Neoplatonism, Origen and St Augustine.
This entire and meticulously documented booklet is based to make old philosophical notion and historic thinkers obtainable. It contains:
*full references to fundamental sources
*detailed interpretations of key philosophical passages, together with surveys of prior philosophical readings
*an evaluate of the advance of historic philosophical thought
*discussions of the relationships among philosophers and their ideas
*analyses of key philosophical thoughts and ideologies together with ontology, epistemology, good judgment, semantics, ethical and political philosophy, theology and aesthetics
*explanations of Greek philosophical terminology.

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