Chrysippus' On Affections: Reconstruction and Interpretation

Chrysippus' On Affections: Reconstruction and Interpretation

by Tieleman, T. Tieleman
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004129987

ISBN-13: 9789004129986

Pub. Date: 06/10/2003

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This book reconstructs and interprets the theory of the emotions as expounded by the Stoic philosopher Chrysippus in his 'On Affections', only fragments of which remain. Given its contextual approach, sources such as Galen and Cicero receive ample attention.  See more details below

Overview

This book reconstructs and interprets the theory of the emotions as expounded by the Stoic philosopher Chrysippus in his 'On Affections', only fragments of which remain. Given its contextual approach, sources such as Galen and Cicero receive ample attention.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004129986
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/10/2003
Series:
Philosophia Antiqua Series, #94
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Abbreviations - Notice to the Reader
General Introduction1
Ch. 1PHP books 4 and 5: Aims and Methods17
Ch. 2Doxography61
Ch. 3Chrysippus' On Affections: The Theoretical Books (I-II)89
Ch. 4The Therapeutics (Book IV)140
Ch. 5Posidonian Puzzles198
Ch. 6Cicero on Affections288
General Conclusion321
AppOverview of the Evidence325
Bibliography327
Index Locorum Potiorum340
Index Nominum et Rerum345

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