Cover of: The philosophical orations | Maximus of Tyre Read Online
Share

The philosophical orations by Maximus of Tyre

  • 542 Want to read
  • ·
  • 63 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Philosophy, Ancient.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-342) and indexes.

StatementMaximus of Tyre ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by M.B. Trapp.
ContributionsTrapp, M. B.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB588.D572 E5 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxcviii, 359 p. ;
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL983325M
ISBN 100198149891
LC Control Number96021022

Download The philosophical orations

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

Maximus of Tyre book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Trapp offers a new annotated translation of the philosophical orations of 4/5(1). Trapp offers a new annotated translation of the philosophical orations of Maximus of Tyre. These orations cover a range of topics from Platonic theology to the proper attitude to pleasure. They open a window onto the second century's world of the Second Sophistic and Christian apologists, as well as on to that of the Florentine Platonists of. The Orations of Maximus of Tyre cover a range of philosophical topics - from Platonic theology to the proper attitude to pleasure, via prayer, demonology, the problem of evil, and the active and contemplative lives - in a manner calculated to appeal to an educated and .   The philosophical orations of Thomas Reid delivered at graduation ceremonies in King's College, Aberdeen, , , , This edition published in by Published for the Journal of the History of Philosophy, Inc. [by] Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale.

The philosophical orations of Thomas Reid: delivered at graduation ceremonies in King's College, Aberdeen, , , , Thomas Reid, D. D. Todd Thomas Reid, contemporary and philosophical foe of David Hume, was the chief figure in the group of philosophers constituting the Scottish school of common sense. Between and , Reid delivered four "Philosophical Orations" at graduation ceremonies at King's College, Aberdeen. This is the first English translation of those Latin orations, which reveal Reid's philosophical opinions during his formative years. Reid's influence was strong in America until the middle of the 19th century. The Orations of Maximus of Tyre cover a range of philosophical topics - from Platonic theology to the proper attitude to pleasure, via prayer, demonology, the problem of evil, and the active and contemplative lives - in a manner calculated to appeal to an educated and Author: Of Tyre Maximus. Buy Maximus of Tyre: The Philosophical Orations Annotated edition by Maximus, Of Tyre, Trapp, M.B. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: Of Tyre Maximus.

Maximus of Tyre. The Philosophical Orations | M. B. Trapp (translator) | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Compare book prices from over , booksellers. Find Maximus of Tyre: The Philosophical Orations () by Maximus Of Tyre.4/5(1). Gregory Nazianzen's Theological Orations, genuine classics, reveal not only the learning and faith of their author, but also his quarrels with Neo-Arians, Pneumatomachians, pagans, and other opponents at Constantinople in the late fourth century C.E. This volume is divided into three parts. The first offers a survey of Gregory's life and works, his orientation as a philosophical rhetorician. His most influential form of philosophical writing was the academic oration, and this volume, first published in , presents a large and wide-ranging selection of his orations and textbook prefaces translated into : Sachiko Kusukawa, Christine F. Salazar.