The Greek Cosmologists: Volume 1, the Formation of the Atomic Theory and Its Earliest Critics
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The Greek Cosmologists: Volume 1, the Formation of the Atomic Theory and Its Earliest Critics

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ISBN-13:
9780521034975
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Seiten:
232
Autor:
David Furley
Gewicht:
345 g
Format:
229x152x13 mm
Serie:
Greek Cosmologists
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

This book is for anyone interested in the history of science and philosophy, even if they have no specialized knowledge of Greek philosophy.
Preface; 1. Two pictures of the world; 2. The judgement of Socrates; 3. The beginning in Miletus; 4. Two philosophical critics: Heraclitus and Parmenides; 5. Pythagoras, Parmenides, and later cosmology; 6. Anaxagoras; 7. Empedocles and the invention of elements; 8. Later Eleatic critics; 9. Leucippus and Democritus; 10. The cosmos of the Atomists; 11. The anthropology of the Atomists; 12. Plato's criticisms of the materialists; 13. Aristotle's criticisms of the materialists; Bibliography; Index of passages; General index.
This book is for anyone interested in the history of science and philosophy, even if they have no specialized knowledge of Greek philosophy.