By Pieter d'Hoine,Marije Martijn
This ebook introduces the reader to Proclus' lifestyles and works, his position within the Platonic culture of Antiquity and the impression his paintings exerted in later a while. numerous chapters are dedicated to Proclus' metaphysical approach, together with his doctrines concerning the first precept of all fact, the single, and concerning the kinds and the soul. The large diversity of Proclus' concept is additional illustrated by means of highlighting his contribution to philosophy of nature, medical concept, concept of information and
philosophy of language. eventually, additionally his most unique doctrines on evil and windfall, his Neoplatonic advantage ethics, his complicated perspectives on theology and spiritual perform, and his metaphysical aesthetics obtain separate treatments.
This publication is the 1st to assemble the best students within the box and to offer a state-of-the-art of Proclean reviews this day. In doing so, it presents the main entire advent to Proclus' suggestion at the moment available.
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