Download E-books Polyhistor: Studies in the History and Historiography of Ancient Philosophy : Presented to Jaap Mansfeld on His Sixtieth Birthday (Philosophia Antiqua) PDF

Prior to now 3 a long time Jaap Mansfeld, Professor of historical Philosophy in Utrecht, has outfitted up an impressive attractiveness as a number one student in his box. His paintings has targeting the Presocratics, Hellenistic Philosophy, the resources of our wisdom of historical philosophy (esp. doxography) and the background of scholarship. In honour of his 60th birthday, colleagues and pals have contributed a set of articles which signify the state-of-the-art within the examine of the background of old philosophy and often be aware of topics during which the honorand has made very important discoveries. The 22 individuals comprise M. Baltes, J. Barnes, J. Brunschwig, W.M. Calder III, J. Dillon, P.L. Donini, J. Glucker, A.A. lengthy, L.M. de Rijk, D. Sedley, P. Schrijvers, and M. Vegetti. the quantity concludes with an entire bibliography of Jaap Mansfeld's scholarly paintings thus far.

Show description

Read or Download Polyhistor: Studies in the History and Historiography of Ancient Philosophy : Presented to Jaap Mansfeld on His Sixtieth Birthday (Philosophia Antiqua) PDF

Similar Interior Decorating books

Perception and Lighting as Formgivers for Architecture

This ebook presents easy theoretical info on environmental ambitions and the method of visible belief and human wishes as they relate to lights layout. traditional recommendations are analyzed and new tools defined, and functional pursuits for lighting fixtures and their layout implications are built.

The Missing Jesus: Rabbinic Judaism and the New Testament

How can Jesus be acknowledged to be lacking ? The Church has continuously referred itself to conceptions of Jesus in the course of its historical past, and the realm of scholarship has noticeable a renaissance within the learn of Jesus during the last 20 years. actually, Jesus position in pop culture has been unusually favorite due to fresh historic learn.

Nightmares in the Sky: Gargoyles and Grotesques

This e-book might be a suite of wonderful and frightening photos of gargoyles taken via avant-garde photographer f-stop fitzgerald (yes, that is his identify and the spellingis correct), with an excellent textual content by means of none except the grasp of horror, stephen king. F-stop has captured gargoyles in all demeanour of poses, made all of the extra outstanding by means of the layout by means of mark pollard.

Proceedings of the International Conference on Greek Architectural Terracottas of the Classical and Hellenistic Periods, December 12-15, 1991 (Hesperia Supplement)

A suite of papers on architectural terracottas revealing facets of historical background and the classical global from mainland Greece, Northern Greece and Albania, the Black Sea, Aegean Islands and Asia Minor, South Italy and Sicily.

Extra resources for Polyhistor: Studies in the History and Historiography of Ancient Philosophy : Presented to Jaap Mansfeld on His Sixtieth Birthday (Philosophia Antiqua)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.11 of 5 – based on 29 votes