Greek Concept of Nature

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Explores the origin and evolution of the Greek concept of nature up until the time of Plato.
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Overview

Explores the origin and evolution of the Greek concept of nature up until the time of Plato.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780791463741
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/2006
  • Series: SUNY Series in Ancient Greek Philosophy
  • Edition description: ANN
  • Pages: 265
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 8.98 (h) x 0.68 (d)

Meet the Author

Gerard Naddaf is Professor of Philosophy at York University in Toronto. He is the coauthor (with Dirk L. Couprie and Robert Hahn) of Anaximander in Context: New Studies in the Origins of Greek Philosophy, also published by SUNY Press, and the translator and editor of Plato the Myth Maker by Luc Brisson.

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Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction

1 The Meaning of Peri Phuseos
2 Cosmogonic Myth as an Antecedent to Peri Phuseos Writings
3 Anaximander’s Historia Peri Phuseos
4 The Historia Peri Phuseos from Xenophanes to the Atomists
Conclusion

Notes
Bibliography
Index of Concepts and Proper Names
Index of Classical Passages Cited

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