This comprehensive account of the history of ancient Greek thought circa to B.C. offers an accessible, nontechnical introduction to Presocratic. The Presocratics has 37 ratings and 4 reviews. This comprehensive account of the history of ancient Greek thought circa to B.C. offers an accessi. Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only.
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The Presocratics by Edward Hussey. Ian rated it liked it Jul 28, Science Logic and Mathematics.
Also included are maps, notes, and an index of names and terms. Relatively egalitarian oligarchies, ruling through discourse and law rather than prseocratics fiat, suited the rise of general ideas about man, politics, and the natural world. Return to Book Page. Aug 08, John Ellis rated it liked it.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Preview — The Presocratics by Edward Hussey. Hussey’s treatment of Heraclitus shakes up both those who regard Heraclitus as a primitivistic sage and those who extend his ideas as grand metaphors.
Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy: James rated it really husssy it Mar 05, This book presents a picture of these developments, using, wherever possible, translations of the surviving fragments of the Presocratics as a foundation for the discussion. Nick rated it really liked it May 08, Presocrratics book is, notwithstanding certain weaknesses, an important survey, highly recommended.
A Level School Texts: David rated it liked it Sep 12, Much of the intellectual thought of this time, from what can be analyzed, arguably laid groundwork for significant developments within most scientific and philosophical preoscratics during latter parts of human history.
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Martina rated it really liked it Apr 25, The best chapters were those discussing Heraclitus and Parmenides, most likely a reflection of how much in the way of fragments from their work exist. Michael Lloyd-Billington rated it really liked it May 19, No trivia or quizzes yet. The Presocratic search for a universal material key — water, air, etc.
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