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"Brill's spouse to the Reception of Aristotle presents a scientific but obtainable account of the reception of Aristotle's philosophy in antiquity. thus far, there was no entire try and clarify this advanced phenomenon. This quantity fills this lacuna by means of providing wide insurance of the topic from Hellenistic instances to the 6th century advert. it's laid out chronologically and the 23 articles are divided  Read more...

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New Brunswick (NJ), Transaction Publishers: 143–173. ——— 1999. The Peripatetic School. In Routledge History of Philosophy. From Aristotle to Augustine, edited by D. Furley. London/New York, Routledge: 147–187. ——— 1998. Theophrastus as Philosopher and as Aristotelian. In Theophrastus. Reappraising the Sources, edited by J. M. van Ophuijsen and M. van Raalte. New Brunswick (NJ), Transaction Publishers: 267–280. Van Raalte, M. 1988. The Idea of the Cosmos as an Organic Whole in Theophrastus’ Metaphysics.

New Brunswick (NJ), Transaction Publishers: 389–409. Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, U. von. 1881. Antigonos von Karystos. Berlin, Weidmannsche Buchhandlung. Zhmud, L. 2006. The Origin of the History of Science in Classical Antiquity. Berlin/New York, W. De Gruyter. CHAPTER 2 Aristotle and the Garden Francesco Verde 1 Introduction The presence of Aristotle in Epicurus’ Garden (and, more generally, in Hellenistic philosophy) is a complex and controversial topic. To begin, we need to distinguish between (1) a direct or explicit form of Aristotelian influence and (2) an indirect or hidden one.

Algra, J. Barnes, J. Mansfeld and M. Schofield. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 31–54. Fortenbaugh, W. W. 2011. Theophrastus of Eresus. Sources for his Life, Writings, Thought and Influence. Commentary. Vol. 1. Sources on Ethics. Leiden/Boston/ Köln, Brill. 32 Lefebvre Frede, M. 1999. Epilogue. In The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy, edited by K. Algra, J. Barnes, J. Mansfeld, and M. Schofield. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 771–797. Furley, D. 1989 (1985). Strato’s Theory of the Void.

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