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Brief definition of the most important concepts of philosophy.

 

 A Dictionary of English Philosophical Terms  Francis Garden

 

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Brief introduction to the thought of Ortega y Gasset

 

History of Philosophy Summaries

 

Historia de la Filosofía

Explanation of the thought of the great philosophers; summaries, exercises... 

 

Historia de la Filosofía

Digital edition of the History of Philosophy by Jaime Balmes

 

Historia de la Filosofía

 Digital edition of the History of Philosophy by Zeferino González

 

Vidas, opiniones y sentencias de los filósofos más ilustres

 Complete digital edition of the work of Diogenes Laertius

Compendio de las vidas de los filósofos antiguos

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF GREEK PHILOSOPHY

 
Introductory Paragraph

Early Ionic Natural Philosophers

The Pythagoreans

The Eleatics

Heraclitus

Later Natural Philosophers

General Character of the First Period in the History of Greek Philosophy

The Sophist

Socrates

The Followers of Socrates

The Lesser Socratics

Plato. Life. Works

Plato. Philosophy

The Disciples of Plato

The Old Academy

Aristotle: Life and works

Aristotle: Theory of Knowledge

Aristotle: Metaphysics

Aristotle: Physics

Aristotle: Psychology

Aristotle: Practical Philosophy

Aristotle: Rhetoric and Poetic

Aristotle: Sources

Aristotle: Unity of Plato and Aristotle

Aristotle: result

The Peripatetic School

Three Leading Post-Aristotelian Schools

The Stoics and Stoicism

The Epicureans and Epicureanism

The Sceptics

The Common Ground of the Stoics, Epicureans, and Sceptics

Philosophy in Rome: Eclecticism

The Later Peripatetics

The Later Academics

The Later Stoics

General Character of the Second Period

Standpoint and Schools of the Third and Latest Period of Greek Philosophy

Jewish-Alexandrian School

Neo-Pythagoreanism

The Eclectic Platonist

Neo-Platonism. Plotinus

Neo-Platonism. Porphyry. Jamblichus

Neo-Platonism. Proclus

 

 

A BRIEF HISTORY OF GREEK PHILOSOPHY                    

B. C. BURT (1852-1915) - Table of contents                        
         

 

 

GREEK PHILOSOPY

GREEK PHILOSOPHY had its beginning in the seventh century B.C. As distinguished from the theogony and cosmogony of the poets, its natural precursors, it was, in its beginning, an attempt to explain the sensible world —its origin and constitution— upon the basis of definite, natural fact, or what was regarded as such, instead of supernatural existences, such as gods and goddesses. In this attempt observation and reflection played the part played by imagination or fancy in the earlier; science and speculation, crude and false, though, no doubt, they in large measure were, took the place of mythology.

 

 

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