Introducing Greek philosophy /
Aimed at students of classics and of philosophy who would like a taste of the subject before being committed to a full course and at those who have already started and need to find their bearings in what may seem at first a complex maze of names and schools, ""Introducing Greek Philosophy&...
|Author / Creator:||Wright, M. R., 1933-|
|Imprint:||Durham : Acumen, 2009.|
|Description:||1 online resource (xii, 244 pages) : illustrations, map|
PHILOSOPHY -- History & Surveys -- Ancient & Classical.
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11133804|
- Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Chronology; Map of the ancient Mediterranean; 1 Mapping the territory; 2 Language, logic and literary form; 3 Cosmologies; 4 Pagan monotheism; 5 Souls and selves; 6 Believing, doubting and knowing; 7 Leadership, law and the origins of political theory; 8 Ethics, goodness and happiness; Epilogue; Appendix: Sources for Greek philosophy; Glossary of Greek philosophical terms; Notes; Further reading; Index of passages; Index