Philosophy

Items 1 to 10 of 131 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Set Ascending Direction
  1. Seneca: A Life

    Seneca: A Life [Paperback]

    Emily Wilson (Author)

    £9.99

    ISBN: 9780718193508
    Published by : Penguin Books Ltd
     Philosopher, dramatist, rhetorician, Stoic and pragmatist, Seneca was one of the most contradictory figures in ancient Rome, embracing a stern ascetic morality while amassing a fortune under Nero and eventually committing suicide. This ... .... Learn More
  2. The Adventure of the Human Intellect

    The Adventure of the Human Intellect [Hardback]

    Kurt A. Raaflaub (Editor)

    £99.00

    ISBN: 9781119162551
    Published by : Wiley-Blackwell
    - .... Learn More
  3. Peace in the Ancient World: Concepts and Theories

    Peace in the Ancient World: Concepts and Theories [Hardback]

    Kurt A. Raaflaub (Editor)

    £55.00

    ISBN: 9781118645123
    Published by : Wiley-Blackwell
    This book is the first to focus on war and peace in the ancient world from a global perspective. 19 distinguished scholars, all of whom are experts in their fields, discuss different aspects of this fascinating subject in relation to a large ... .... Learn More
  4. Crisis and Constitutionalism: Roman Political Thought from the Fall of the Republic to the Age of Revolution

    Crisis and Constitutionalism: Roman Political Thought from the Fall of the Republic to the Age of Revolution [Hardback]

    Benjamin Straumann (Author)

    £55.00

    ISBN: 9780199950928
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    This unique study makes both a substantial contribution to our understanding of Roman political thought and a major contribution to the reception of Roman ideas about politics. The book demonstrates the development of a very vigorous traditio... .... Learn More
  5. Galen: On the Structure of the Art of Medicine. The Art of Medicine. On the Practice of Medicine to Glaucon

    Galen: On the Structure of the Art of Medicine. The Art of Medicine. On the Practice of Medicine to Glaucon [Hardback]

    Ian Johnston (Editor)

    £15.95

    ISBN: 9780674997004
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    Galen of Pergamum (AD 129–?199/216), physician to the court of the emperor Marcus Aurelius, was a philosopher, scientist, and medical historian, a theoretician and practitioner, who wrote forcefully and prolifically on an as... .... Learn More
  6. The Bloomsbury Companion to Plato

    The Bloomsbury Companion to Plato [Paperback]

    G. A. Press (Editor)

    £24.99

    ISBN: 9781474250917
    Published by : Bloomsbury
    Plato, mathematician, philosopher and founder of the Academy in Athens, is, together with his teacher, Socrates, and his student, Aristotle, universally considered to have laid the foundations of Western philosophy. The Bloomsbury Companion t... .... Learn More
  7. The Birth of Critical Thinking in Republican Rome

    The Birth of Critical Thinking in Republican Rome [Hardback]

    Claude Moatti (Author)

    £75.00

    ISBN: 9780521895781
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    In this classic work, now appearing in English for the first time, Claudia Moatti analyses the intellectual transformation that occurred at the end of the Roman Republic in response both to the political crisis and to the city's expansion acr... .... Learn More
  8. Late Ancient Knowing

    Late Ancient Knowing [Hardback]

    Catherine M. Chin (Editor); Moulie Vidas (Editor)

    £65.00

    ISBN: 9780520277175
    Published by : University of California Press
    In this collection of essays, scholars examine the activity of knowing in late antiquity by focusing on thirteen major concepts from the intellectual, social, political, and cultural history of the period. They ask two questions a... .... Learn More
  9. LOblique Dans le Monde Grec: Concept et Imagerie

    LOblique Dans le Monde Grec: Concept et Imagerie [Paperback]

    Thibault Girard (Author)

    £35.00

    ISBN: 9781784911393
    Published by : Archaeopress Archaeology
    What could be more evident than the concepts of oblique, horizontal or vertical? In the modern world, these concepts form the basis of our thought system, both from a mathematical and artistic point of view. Everything would suggest that thes... .... Learn More
  10. Universal Salvation in Late Antiquity

    Universal Salvation in Late Antiquity: Prophyry of Tyre and the Pagan-Christian Debate [Hardback]

    Michael Bland Simmons (Author)

    £64.00

    ISBN: 9780190202392
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    This study offers an in-depth examination of Porphyrian soteriology, or the concept of the salvation of the soul, in the thought of Porphyry of Tyre, whose significance for late antique thought is immense. Porphyry's concept of sa... .... Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 131 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Set Ascending Direction