Anaximander and the Origins of Greek Cosmology

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Hackett Publishing, 1994 - Philosophy - 247 pages
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Through criticism and analysis of ancient traditions, Kahn reconstructs the pattern of Anaximander s thought using historical methods akin to the reconstructive techniques of comparative linguists."

 

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
3
INTRODUCTION TO THE DOXOGRAPHY
11
ARRANGEMENT OF THE DOXOGRAPHY
25
THE MILESIAN THEORY OF THE NATURAL WORLD
75
THE MEMBERS OF THE WORLD
119
THE UNIVERSE GOVERNED BY LAW
166
MILESIAN SPECULATION AND THE GREEK PHILOSOPHY OF NATURE
199
THE USAGE OF THE TERM KOZMOZ IN EARLY GREEK PHILOSOPHY
219
THE AIIEIPON OF ANAXIMANDER
231
THE FIRST GREEK PROSE TREATISE
240
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Charles H. Kahn is Professor of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania.

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