L'oeuvre de David l'Invincible et la transmission de la pensee grecque dans la tradition armenienne et syriaque: Commentaria in Aristotelem Armeniaca - Davidis Opera Vol. 1

L'oeuvre de David l'Invincible et la transmission de la pensee grecque dans la tradition armenienne et syriaque: Commentaria in Aristotelem Armeniaca - Davidis Opera Vol. 1

by Jonathan Barnes
     
 

This book is concerned with the transmission of Greek ideas in the East (in Armenia and in Syria), and more particularly with the Armenian translations of the Greek commentaries on Aristotle’s logic which are ascribed to the sixth-century Platonist David.

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This book is concerned with the transmission of Greek ideas in the East (in Armenia and in Syria), and more particularly with the Armenian translations of the Greek commentaries on Aristotle’s logic which are ascribed to the sixth-century Platonist David.

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From the Publisher
"On this subject of importance this is an important book, offering a valuable insight into the present state of our knowledge, and indicating how that may be expanded by subsequent volumes in this series." John Watt, Sehepunkte (www.sehepunkte.de/2011/01/16958.html)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004160477
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/23/2009
Series:
Philosophia Antiqua Series , #116
Pages:
238

Meet the Author

Valentina Calzolari, Ph.D. (1995) in Armenian Studies, Catholic University of Milan, is Professor of Armenian Studies at the University of Geneva and President of the Association Internationale des Etudes Arméniennes. She has published extensively on ancient Armenian Literature.

Jonathan Barnes taught ancient philosophy at Oxford, Geneva, and Paris. He has published widely on many aspects of ancient thought.

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