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The Old Academy

Lloyd P. Gerson

in From Plato to Platonism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452413
eISBN:
9780801469183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452413.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

This chapter proposes that the Old Academy after Plato are continuators of the project he had begun. That is, the chapter assumes that they, like Aristotle himself, are adherents of Ur-Platonism (UP) ... More


Hesiod and the Disgraceful Shepherds: Pastoral Politics in a Panhellenic <i>Dichterweihe</i>?

José M. González

in The Archaeology of Greece and Rome: Studies in Honour of Anthony Snodgrass

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474417099
eISBN:
9781474426688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474417099.003.0010
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

Hesiod’s Dichterweihe famously opens with the following words of censure by the Muses against ‘field-dwelling shepherds’ (Theogony 26–8). Faced with this passage, scholars rarely address the ... More


<i>De beneficiis</i> and Seneca’s Other Philosophical Works

Miriam T. Griffin

in Seneca on Society: A Guide to De Beneficiis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199245482
eISBN:
9780191744969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199245482.003.0009
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

This chapter explores the themes from De beneficiis that are anticipated or repeated most often in Seneca's other philosophical works, in order to see more clearly where the topic of benefits fits in ... More


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