This book brings together the greatest post-Socratic philosophers: Demetrius, Pythagoras, Thales of Miletus, Xenophanes, Heraclitus, Parmenides, Zeno, Melissus, Empedocles, Anaxagoras, Diogenes, Democritus, Protagoras, Gorgias, Prodicus etc.
It provides a brief presentation of the life and doctrine of each of them, with extracts of their work and accompanying comments, as well as a bibliography. Readers can discover passages from the Orphic Hymns, the Golden Verses of Pythagoras, Herclitus's Fragments, Empedocles's poem On Nature, the thoughts of Democritus etc. An indispensable tool for all readers wishing to gain an insight into the thinking of the founders of the philosophical tradition.
|Number of pages||247|
|Type of book||Broché|
|Date of publication||07/01/1993|
|Dimensions||10,8 x 17,8|