Concepts of Space in Greek Thought by Keimpe Algra

By Keimpe Algra

This paintings experiences historical Greek theories of actual house and position, particularly these of the classical and Hellenistic interval. those theories are defined basically just about the final philosophical or methodological framework during which they took form. unique awareness is paid to the character and standing of the assets. introductory chapters care for the interrelations among numerous techniques of area and with Greek spatial terminology (including case stories of the Eleatics, Democritus and Epicurus). the remainder chapters include particular reviews at the theories of house of Plato, Aristotle, the early Peripatetics and the Stoics. This e-book could be of specific curiosity for historians of historic physics, yet can also be of curiosity to scholars of Aristotelian dialect, historical metaphysics, doxography and medieval and early smooth physics.

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