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Encyclopedia of classical philosophy

Author: Donald J Zeyl; Daniel Devereux; Philipo Mitsis
Publisher: Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, [1997] ©1997
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
This is a reference work in the philosophy of Greek and Roman antiquity. Its subject matter comprises subjects and figures from the dawn of philosophy in Ionia in the sixth century B.C.E. to the decline of the Academy in Athens in the sixth century C.E.--[from preface].
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch (Fachlexikon)
Biographies Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of classical philosophy.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997
Named Person: Wörterbuch
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald J Zeyl; Daniel Devereux; Philipo Mitsis
ISBN: 0313287759 9780313287756
OCLC Number: 34192188
Description: xv, 614 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface --
Abbreviations --
Encylopedia articles A-Z --
A chronological outline of classical philosophy --
A guide to bibliography --
Index --
List of contributors.
Responsibility: edited by Donald J. Zeyl ; associate editors, Daniel T. Devereux and Phillip T. Mitsis.


The only encyclopedia in English specific to the field of Classical Philosophy, this work contains over 250 articles on major and minor figures and topics by leading scholars.  Read more...
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