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Hellenistic philosophy; Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics.

A. A. Long

Hellenistic philosophy; Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics.

by A. A. Long

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Published by Duckworth in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epicurus.,
  • Stoics.,
  • Skeptics (Greek philosophy),
  • Epicureans (Greek philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [249]-256.

    SeriesClassical life and letters
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB525 .L66
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 262 p.
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5088783M
    ISBN 100715606670
    LC Control Number74160176

    Stoics, Epicureans and Sceptics An Introduction to Hellenistic Philosophy. By R.W. Sharples. First Published Paperback Stoics, Epicureans and Sceptics: An Introduction to Hellenistic Philosophy. ISBN | Quantity: Shopping Cart Summary. Book Description. Hellenistic Philosophy: Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics (Classical Life and Letters) 2nd edition by Long, A.A. () Paperback Paperback Bunko. 4 offers from £ Stoicism (Ancient Philosophies) John Sellars. out of 5 stars Paperback. £ s: 8.

    Stoics, Epicureans, and sceptics: an introduction to Hellenistic philosophy. [R W Sharples] -- The Hellenistic philosophers and schools of philosophy are emerging from the shadow of Plato and Aristotle and are increasingly studied for their intrinsic philosophical value. But philosophy throughout this time remained a predominantly Greek activity. The most influential thinkers in the Hellenistic world were Stoics, Epicureans and Sceptics. This book gives a concise critical analysis of their ideas and their methods of thought.

    Hellenistic Philosophy Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics (Book): Long, A. A.: The purpose of this book is to trace the main development in Greek philosophy during the period which runs from the death of Alexander the Great in B.C. to the end of the Roman Republic (31 B.C.).   [Reads] Hellenistic philosophy;: Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics (Classical life and letters) Online.


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