By Andrea Falcon
"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 into 3 sections: I: The Hellenistic Reception of Aristotle; II: The Post-Hellenistic Engagement with Aristotle; III: Aristotle in overdue Antiquity. themes comprise Aristotle and the Stoa, Andronicus of Rhodes and the development of the Aristotelian corpus, the go back to Aristotle within the first century BC, the function of Alexander of Aphodisidias and Porphyry within the transmission of Aristotle to past due antiquity. participants are: Thomas Bénatouïl, Cristina Cerami, Riccardo Chiaradonna, Pieter d'Hoine, John Dillon, Tiziano Dorandi, Christophe Erismann, Andrea Falcon, Pantelis Golitsis, Michael Griffin, R. J. Hankinson, Myrto Hatzimichali, George Karamanolis, Inna Kupreeva, David Lefebvre, Sara Magrin, Jaap Mansfeld, Alexandra Michalewski, Jan Opsomer, Georgia Tsouni, Angela Ulacco, Francesco Verde, Arnaud Zucker"--Provided via publisher. Read more...
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