Hellenistic Philosophy of Mind (Paperback)


Julia Annas


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"Usually, such a work becomes at some point too scholarly to be read by . . . amateurs. This is not the case here. It's an admirable accomplishment."--David K. Glidden, University of California Riverside
"Hellenistic Philosophy of Mind" is an elegant survey of Stoic and Epicurean ideas about the soul--an introduction to two ancient schools whose belief in the soul's physicality offer compelling parallels to modern approaches in the philosophy of mind. Annas incorporates recent thinking on Hellenistic philosophy of mind so lucidly and authoritatively that specialists and nonspecialists alike will find her book rewarding.
In part, the Hellenistic epoch was a "scientific" period that broke with tradition in ways that have an affinity with the modern shift from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to the present day. Hellenistic philosophy of the soul, Annas argues, is in fact a philosophy of mind, especially in the treatment of such topics as perception, thought, and action.

About the Author :

Julia Annas has contributed to Hellenistic Philosophy of Mind as an author. Julia Annas is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Arizona and author of several books for OUP, including An Introduction to Platos Republic and The Morality of Happiness. She is also series editor for the Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy.

Book Details

Title: Hellenistic Philosophy of Mind
Publisher: University of California Press
Author: Julia Annas
Edition: Paperback
Language: English




No. of Pages: 245
Publish Date: 1994-09-30
Binding: Paperback
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