Plato's Cosmology: The Timaeus of Plato

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Hackett Publishing, 1997 - Philosophy - 376 pages

A reprint of the Routledge edition of 1935.

 

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Contents

MARGINAL THE TIMAEUS
9
27C29D PRELUDE The nature and scope of Physics
21
THE WORKS OF REASON
32
30C3I A The creators model
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32C33B The worlds body contains the whole of all the four primary
52
34AB Summary Transition to the WorldSoul
58
35B36B Division of the WorldSoul into harmonic intervals
66
36BD Construction of the circles of the Same and the Different
72
52D53C Description of Chaos
197
53C55C Construction of the figures of the four primary bodies
210
55CD Might there be five worlds?
219
57CD Each primary body exists in various grades of size
230
57D58c Motion and Rest
239
58C61C Varieties and compounds of the primary bodies
246
61C64A Tactile qualities as they appear to sensation and perception
258
64A65B Pleasure and Pain
266

36DE The worlds body fitted to its soul
93
38C39E The Planets as instruments of Time
105
39E40B The four kinds of living creature The heavenly gods
117
40CD The further movements of the heavenly bodies are too com
135
4ID42D The composition of human souls The Laws of Destiny
142
head and limbs
150
46C47E Accessory causes contrasted with the purpose of sight
156
48E49A The Receptacle of Becoming
177
50C51B The Receptacle has no qualities of its own
185
Form Copy
191
66D67A Odours
272
68E69A Conclusion
279
72D73A Summary and transition to the rest of the body
290
76E77c Plants
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79AE Respiration maintained by the circular thrust 31 5
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8oD81E How blood is formed by digestion and conveyed through
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86B87B Disease in the soul due to defective bodily constitution
343
87B89D Disproportion between soul and body to be remedied
349
90E92C The differentiation of the sexes The lower animals
355
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