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The Longman Standard History of Philosophy, VOL 1 & 2,9780321235114

The Longman Standard History of Philosophy, VOL 1 & 2

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Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 7/11/2005
Publisher(s): Routledge

Summary

With selections of philosophers from the earliest times to the present, this anthology provides significant learning support and historical context with biographical introductions, topic "Prologs," reading introductions and "Philosophical Overviews," "Philosophical Bridges" describing historical influences, study questions, and "Codas" placing major movements in contemporary context.

Table of Contents

Ancient Philosophy
General Introduction
Early ancient greek philosophy
Prolog to Early Ancient Greek Philosophy
Thales: Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Fragments
Anaximander: Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Fragments
Philosophical Bridges: The Milesian Influence
Pythagoras: Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Fragments
Philosophical Bridges: the Pythagorean Influence
Heraclitus: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Fragments
Philosophical Bridges: the Influence of Heraclitus
Parmenides: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Fragments
Philosophical Bridges: The Parmenidean Influence
Zeno of Elea: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Democritus: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Fragments
Philosophical Bridges: The Influence of Atomism
Protagoras: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Fragments
Philosophical Bridges: The Early Ancient Influence
Bibliography
Plato
Prolog to Plato
Plato: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Euthyphro
Apology
Crito
Meno-selections
Phaedo-selections
Republic-selections
Parmenides-selections
Theaetetus-selections
Philosophical Bridges: The Platonic Influence
Bibliography
Aristotle
Prolog to Aristotle
Aristotle: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Categories, selections
On Interpretation, selections
Physics, selections
Metaphysics, selections
On the Soul, selections
Nicomachean Ethics, selections
Philosophical Bridges: The Aristotelian Influence
Bibliography
Hellenistic and Roman Philosophy
Prolog to Hellenistic and Roman Philosophy
Epicureanism
Epicurus: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Letter to Menoeceus- selection
Principal Doctrines- selection
Lucretius: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
On the Nature of Things (Selections)
Stoicism
Zeno of Citium: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Fragments
Epictetus: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Encheiridion (The Manual)
Skepticism
Sextus Empiricus: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Outlines of Pyrrhonism
Philosophical Bridges: The Influence of Skepticism
Philosophical Bridges: The Hellenistic and Roman Influence
Bibliography
Philosophical Bridges: The Ancient Influence
Medieval Philosophy
General Introduction
Augustine
Prolog to Augustine
Augustine: A Biographical History
Philosophical Overview
Confessions- selections
Enchiridion- selections
The City of God- selections
"Self Knowledge and th
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