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  1. Spinoza

    Edited by Genevieve Lloyd

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

    Benedict de Spinoza [1632-1677] is among the most fascinating and the most controversial of Western philosophers. These volumes provide a comprehensive selection of high quality critical discussions of his philosophy published in, or translated into English since 1970. The collection is designed to...

    Published May 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  2. The World of Parmenides

    Essays on the Presocratic Enlightenment

    By Karl Popper

    Edited by Jørgen Mejer, Arne Petersen

    This unique collection of essays, published together for the first time, not only elucidates the complexity of ancient Greek thought, but also reveals Karl Popper's engagement with Presocratic philosophy and the enlightenment he experienced in his reading of Parmenides. As Karl Popper himself...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Greek Thought, Arabic Culture

    The Graeco-Arabic Translation Movement in Baghdad and Early 'Abbasaid Society (2nd-4th/5th-10th c.)

    By Dimitri Gutas

    From the middle of the eighth century to the tenth century, almost all non-literary and non-historical secular Greek books, including such diverse topics as astrology, alchemy, physics, botany and medicine, that were not available throughout the eastern Byzantine Empire and the Near East, were...

    Published June 24th 1998 by Routledge

  4. The Intellectual Foundations of Christian and Jewish Discourse

    The Philosophy of Religious Argument

    By Bruce Chilton, Jacob Neusner

    The Intellectual Foundations of Christian and Jewish Discourse argues that the Judaic and Christian heirs of Scripture adopted, and adapted to their own purposes and tasks, Greek philosophical modes of thought and argument. The authors explore how the earliest intellectuals of Christianity and...

    Published September 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  5. Encyclopedia of Classical Philosophy

    Edited by Donald J. Zeyl

    The Encyclopedia of Classical Philosophy is a reference work on the philosophy of Greek and Roman antiquity. It includes subjects and figures from the dawn of philosophy in Ionia in the 6th century BC to the demise of the Academy in Athens in the 6th century AD. Scholarly study of the texts and...

    Published May 31st 1997 by Routledge

  6. Socrates

    Critical Assessments

    Edited by William J. Prior

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

    This four volume set is a collection of some of the most significant scholarship published on the philosophy of Socrates in the last half century. The contributors include many of the most prominent scholars in this field. As the growth in Socratic studies in the past three decades is due in large...

    Published December 4th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Stoics, Epicureans and Sceptics

    An Introduction to Hellenistic Philosophy

    By R.W. Sharples

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 11th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Aristotle

    2nd Edition

    By David Ross

    Sir David Ross was one of the most distinguished and influential Aristotelians of this century; his study has long been established as an authoritative survey of the life, work and philosophy of Aristotle.This clear and lucid account contains useful summaries of theories and arguments, with brief,...

    Published April 26th 1995 by Routledge

  9. Aristotle

    6th Edition

    By Sir David Ross

    Written by renowned Aristotle scholar Sir David Ross, this study has long been established as one of the foremost surveys of Aristotle's life, work and philosophy. With John L. Ackrill's introduction and updated bibliography, created for the sixth edition, the book continues to serve as a standard...

    Published December 31st 1994 by Routledge

  10. Mental Conflict

    By A. W. Price

    Series: Issues in Ancient Philosophy

    As earthquakes expose geological faults, so mental conflict reveals tendencies to rupture within the mind. Dissension is rife not only between people but also within them, for each of us is subject to a contrariety of desires, beliefs, motivations, aspirations. What image are we to form of...

    Published November 16th 1994 by Routledge