9780872202429-0872202429-The Epicurus Reader: Selected Writings and Testimonia (Hackett Classics)

The Epicurus Reader: Selected Writings and Testimonia (Hackett Classics)

ISBN-13: 9780872202429
ISBN-10: 0872202429
Edition: New Ed
Author: Epicurus, Gerson, Lloyd P.
Publication date: 1994
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Format: Hardcover 128 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780872202429
ISBN-10: 0872202429
Edition: New Ed
Author: Epicurus, Gerson, Lloyd P.
Publication date: 1994
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Format: Hardcover 128 pages

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Acknowledged authors Epicurus, Gerson, Lloyd P. wrote The Epicurus Reader: Selected Writings and Testimonia (Hackett Classics) comprising 128 pages back in 1994. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0872202429 and 9780872202429. Since then The Epicurus Reader: Selected Writings and Testimonia (Hackett Classics) textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Introduction
The ancient biography of Epicurus
The extant letters
Ancient collections of maxims
Doxographical reports
The testimony of Cicero
The testimony of Lucretius
The polemic of Plutarch

Short fragments and testimonia from known works:
* From On Nature
* From the Puzzles
* From On the Goal
* From the Symposium
* From Against Theophrastus
* Fragments of Epicurus' letters

Short fragments and testimonia from uncertain works:
* Logic and epistemology
* Physics and theology
* Ethics

Index

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