The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy

Front Cover
Keimpe Algra
Cambridge University Press, 1999 - Philosophy - 916 pages
0 Reviews
A full account of the philosophy of the Greek and Roman worlds from the last days of Aristotle (c.320 BC) until 100 BC. Hellenistic philosophy, for long relatively neglected and unappreciated, has over the last decade been the object of a considerable amount of scholarly attention. Now available in paperback, this 1999 volume is a general reference work which pulls the subject together and presents an overview. The History is organised by subject, rather than chronologically or by philosophical school, with sections on logic, epistemology, physics and metaphysics, ethics and politics. It has been written by specialists but is intended to be a source of reference for any student of ancient philosophy, for students of classical antiquity and for students of the philosophy of later periods. Greek and Latin are used sparingly and always translated in the main text.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Related books

Contents

Sources
3
Introduction
5
Chronology
31
Organization and structure of the philosophical schools
55
fry JONATHAN BARNES Professor of Ancient Philosophy Universityof
65
5 Logic
77
Language
152
fry DIRK M ScHENKEVELDProfessorEmeritusofAncientGreek
177
Determinism and indeterminism
513
Epicurean psychology
542
Stoic psychology
560
Philosophy science and medicine
585
The Socratic legacy
617
Epicurean ethics
642
Stoic ethics
675
v1 Values actions and choice
690

EPISTEMOLOGY
229
Epicurean epistemology
260
Academic epistemology
323
PHYSICS AND METAPHYSICS
355
Cosmology
412
Theology
452
Explanation and causation
479
Social and political thought
739
Epilogue
771
Synopsis of principal events
798
Editions of sources andfragments
805
List of abbreviations
820
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

References from web pages

JSTOR: The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy
THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF HELLENISTIC PHILOSOPHY. Edited by KEIMPE ALGRA, JONATHAN BARNES, JAAP MANSFELD, and MALCOLM SCHOFIELD. ...
links.jstor.org/ sici?sici=0031-8108(200201)111%3A1%3C101%3ATCHOHP%3E2.0.CO%3B2-J

Keimpe Algra, Jonathan Barnes, Jaap Mansfeld and Malcolm Schofield ...
(eds) The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy. (Cambridge:. Cambridge University Press, 1999). Pp. xix j 916. 80n00 (Hbk). ISBN 0. 521 250285. ...
journals.cambridge.org/ production/ action/ cjoGetFulltext?fulltextid=63554

Pyrrho - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999). Annas, Julia and Barnes, Jonathan, The Modes of Scepticism: ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Pyrrho

Research programme History of philosophy
Mansfeld were members of the editorial board of the Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy. Profs. Algra and Van Ophuijsen participate in the project ...
www.phil.uu.nl/ onderzoek/ history.shtml

Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2007.05.08
From Aristotle to Augustine, London; or Algra, K., Barnes, J., Mansfeld, J. and Schofield, M. (eds) (1999): The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy, ...
ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ bmcr/ 2007/ 2007-05-08.html

Yale > Philosophy > People
'Stoic Logic' in K.Algra/J.Barnes/J.Mansfeld/M.Schofield (eds), The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy (Cambridge 1999) 92-157 ...
www.yale.edu/ philos/ people/ bobzien_susanne.html

Faculty of Classics - The Faculty - B Caucus (Philosophy)
More recently he has co-edited The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy (1999), with K. Algra, J. Barnes, and J. Mansfeld, and The Cambridge History ...
www.classics.cam.ac.uk/ faculty/ caucuses/ b_caucus/

Philosophical Review -- Table of Contents (January 2002, 111 [1])
THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF HELLENISTIC PHILOSOPHY. Edited by KEIMPE ALGRA, JONATHAN BARNES, JAAP MANSFELD, and MALCOLM SCHOFIELD. ...
philreview.dukejournals.org/ content/ vol111/ issue1/

Meta Vol 31 no 3
The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy, Cambridge. University Press, 1999, 916 pp. Benson, Hugh H. Socratic Wisdom: The Model of Knowledge in ...
www.blackwell-synergy.com/ doi/ pdf/ 10.1111/ 1467-9973.00153

Ancient Philosophy Survey: Plato - Aristotle (Semester 1, weeks 1 ...
Schofield (eds) The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy, Cambridge. University Press, 1999 [=CHHP]. More detailed literature surveys, by topic, ...
www.philosophy.ed.ac.uk/ pg_study/ AncSurvey.pdf

About the author (1999)

Keimpe Algra is Professor of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, Utrecht University, Netherlands.

Bibliographic information