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Myth And Philosophy From The Presocratics To Plato

Pub Date : 2000-08-17 | Author : Kathryn A. Morgan | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 1139427520
ISBN 13 : 9781139427524

This book explores the dynamic relationship between myth and philosophy in the Presocratics, the Sophists, and in Plato - a relationship which is found to be more extensive and pro..


The Oxford Handbook Of Presocratic Philosophy

Pub Date : 2008-10-27 | Author : Patricia Curd | Publisher : OUP USA

ISBN 10 : 9780195146875
ISBN 13 : 0195146875

This handbook brings together leading international scholars to study the diverse figures, movements, and approaches that constitute presocratic philosophy. The study presents inte..



A Philosophy Of Political Myth

Pub Date : 2007-07-09 | Author : Chiara Bottici | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139466790
ISBN 13 : 1139466798

In this book, originally published in 2007, Chiara Bottici argues for a philosophical understanding of political myth. Bottici demonstrates that myth is a process, one of continuou..


Why Plato Wrote

Pub Date : 2011-07-11 | Author : Danielle S. Allen | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444351910
ISBN 13 : 1444351915

Why Plato Wrote argues that Plato was not only the world’s first systematic political philosopher, but also the western world’s first think-tank activist and message man. Shows..


Exhortations To Philosophy

Pub Date : 2015-03-27 | Author : James Henderson Collins II | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190266547
ISBN 13 : 0190266546

This book is a study of the literary strategies which the first professional philosophers used to market their respective disciplines. Philosophers of fourth-century BCE Athens dev..