Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: From Thales to Aristotle

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S. Marc Cohen, Patricia Curd, C. D. C. Reeve
Hackett, 2000 - Philosophy - 890 pages
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The second edition of this book builds on those strengths that have made the first edition the leading anthology for the teaching of ancient philosophy: it's additional 100 pages offer an even richer selection of Presocratic fragments, testimonia and dialogues of Plato -- all in authoritative translations, skilfully edited and annotated for introductory students. Among the revisions is the addition -- in its entirety -- of Republic, as well as the death scene from Phaedo; nothing from the first edition has been deleted.

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Review: Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: From Thales to Aristotle

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

Think ancient Greek philosophy is opaque and difficult to understand? Think again. These translations are *extremely* readable. Much more so than, for example, the works of Shakespeare. This is a very ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jono - Goodreads

Only read the sections required for my university course in Ancient Philosophy. Really enjoyed the Phaedo. Read full review

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