Anaximander And The Architects

Author: Robert Hahn
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791447949
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Uses textual and archaeological evidence to argue that emerging Egyptian and Greek architectural technologies were crucial to the origins and development of Greek philosophy.

Anaximander And The Origins Of Greek Cosmology

Author: Charles H. Kahn
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 9780872202559
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Through criticism and analysis of ancient traditions, Kahn reconstructs the pattern of Anaximander's thought using historical methods akin to the reconstructive techniques of comparative linguists.


Author: Andrew Gregory
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472508920
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The work further explores how these theories relate to early Greek thought and in particular conceptions of theogony and meterology in Hesiod and Homer.

Anaximander In Context

Author: Dirk L. Couprie
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 0791487784
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The coauthors ofAnaximander in Context: New Studies in the Origins ofGreek
Philosophy originally met during a panel discussion (organized by Naddaf) on
Anaximander and the origins of western philosophy in Binghamton, New York, in
1996. It was abundantly clear that we all shared a common passion for
Anaximander and so we continued a lively and stimulating exchange of ideas.
We mutually were convinced that Anaximander was one of the greatest minds
that had ever lived, ...


Author: Radim Kočandrle
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319497545
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This book offers an innovative analysis of the Greek philosopher Anaximander’s work.

The Beginning Of Western Philosophy

Author: Martin Heidegger
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253015618
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His engagement with these Greek texts is as much of a return to beginnings as it is a potential reawakening of philosophical wonder and inquiry in the present.

Essays In Ancient Greek Philosophy Vi

Author: Anthony Preus
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791449554
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Richard McKirahan INTRODUCTION The old question whether and in what
sense Anaximander believed in an infinite number of worlds has taken on new
importance in the light of Furley's recent discussion of ancient cosmologies in
terms of the distinction between the Closed World and the Infinite Universe.' At
stake is no longer just an isolated point within a cosmology but a key element in
an entire world view.2 Much depends on whether Anaximander thought the earth
is at the ...