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Passions & perceptions : studies in Hellenistic philosophy of mind : proceedings of the Fifth Symposium Hellenisticum / edited by Jacques Brunschwig and Martha C. Nussbaum.

Imprint Cambridge [Endgland] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1993.
Description xii, 364 p. ; 24 cm.
Language English
Subject Psychology -- History -- Congresses.
Philosophy of mind -- History -- Congresses.
Philosophy, Ancient -- Congresses.
Philosophy, Ancient.
Philosophy of mind.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Format Print, Book
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Other title Passions and perceptions.
Other authors / contributors Brunschwig, Jacques
Nussbaum, Martha C. (Martha Craven), 1947-
ISBN 0521402026 (hard)
Notes Collection of papers as a result of the Symposium Hellenisticum, held at the Chateau of Syam, Aug. 17 and 25, 1989.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Avant-propos
  • Part I. Ethics and Psychology of Hedonism
  • 1. Epicurean hedonism
  • 2. AnnicTris et les plaisirs psychiques: quelques prTalables doxographiques
  • Part II. Atomism and Epicurean Psychology
  • 3. Epicurus on agency
  • 4. Democritus and Epicurus on sensible qualities
  • Part III. The Passions
  • 5. Poetry and the passions: two Stoic views
  • 6. Seneca and psychological dualism
  • 7. Actions and passions: affection, emotion and moral self-management in Galen's philosophical psychology
  • Part IV. Stoic Psychological Concepts
  • 8. De la 'nature phantastique' des animaux chez les Stonciens
  • 9. Le concept de doxa des Stonciens a Philon d'Alexandrie: essai d'Ttude diachronique
  • 10. Seneca on reason, rules and moral development
  • 11. Chrysippus on psychophysical causality
  • Bibliography
  • Subject index
  • Name index
  • Index of passages cited