The Middle Platonists, 80 B.C. to A.D. 220

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Cornell University Press, 1996 - Philosophy - 457 pages
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Table of Contents

Preface
Abbreviations
1 The Old Academy and the Themes of Middle Platonism 1
2 Antiochus of Ascalon: The Turn to Dogmatism 52
3 Platonism at Alexandria: Eudorus and Philo 114
4 Plutarch of Chaeroneia and the Origins of Second-Century Platonism 184
5 The Athenian School in the Second Century A.D. 231
6 The 'School of Gaius': Shadow and Substance 266
7 The Neopythagoreans 341
8 Some Loose Ends 384
Bibliography 416
Afterword 422
General Index 453
Index of Platonic Passages 458
Modern Authorities Quoted 459

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John Dillon is Regius Professor of Greek at Trinity College, Dublin.

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