Ancient Mediterranean Philosophy: An Introduction by Stephen Clark

By Stephen Clark

even though the Greeks have been liable for the 1st systematic philosophy of which we have now any checklist, they weren't on my own within the Mediterranean international and have been satisfied to attract notion from different traditions; traditions which are now principally ignored by means of philosophers and students. This e-book tells the tale of 'Greek Philosophy', paying due awareness to its old context and the contributions made by means of Egyptians, Hebrews, Persians or even barbarians from northern Europe. Stephen Clark presents a story historical past of the philosophical traditions that took form over a number of centuries within the Mediterranean international and provides a finished survey of this significant interval within the historical past of philosophy.

The ebook encompasses a thorough historic and philosophical review of all of the key thinkers, occasions and concepts that characterised the interval and explores intimately relevant issues reminiscent of the competition of gods and giants, the distinction among the truth and visual appeal, and the belief of the thinker. perfect for undergraduate scholars, this concise and obtainable booklet offers a finished advisor to a desirable interval within the heritage of philosophy.

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