The Legacy of Parmenides

Eleatic Monism and Later Presocratic Thought by Patricia Curd

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  • Ancient Greek & Roman philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Ancient & Classical,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • General,
  • Eleatics,
  • Pre-Socratic philosophers
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Number of Pages280
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ISBN 101930972156
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The Legacy of Parmenides. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, will help you with any book or any question. Our summaries and analyses are written by experts, and your. Legacy of Parmenides: Eleatic Monism and Later Presocratic Thought. Las Vegas: Parmenides Publishing, © Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Curd. For example, it is not at all clear that Parmenides refuted that which we call perception. The verb noein, used frequently by Parmenides, could better be translated as ‘to be aware of’ than as ‘to think’. Furthermore, it is hard to believe that ‘being’ is only within our heads, according to Parmenides. Legacy Parmenides. Parmenides (pärmĕn´Ĭdēz), b. c BC, Greek philosopher of Elea, leading figure of the Eleatic ides' great contribution to philosophy was the method of reasoned proof for assertions. Parmenides began his argument with the assertion that being is the material substance of which the universe is composed and argued that it was the sole and eternal reality.

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The Legacy of Parmenides examines Parmenides' arguments, considering his connection to earlier Greek thought and how The Legacy of Parmenides book account of what-is could have served as a model for later philosophers. Curd also explores the theories of his successors, including the Pluralists (Anaxagoras and Empedocles), the Atomists (Leucippus and Democritus), the later Eleatics (Zeno and Melissus), and the later Presocratics (Philolaus of Croton and Diogenes Cited by: The Legacy of Parmenides: Eleatic Monism and Later Presocratic Thought.

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In this book, Patricia Curd argues that Parmenides sought to reform rather than to reject scientific inquiry and offers a more coherent account of his influence on the philosophers who cameafter him.

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Curd also explores the theories of his successors, including the Pluralists (Anaxagoras and Empedocles), the Atomists (Leucippus and Democritus), the later Eleatics (Zeno and Melissus), and the later Presocratics (Philolaus of Croton and Diogenes Price: $ In this book, Patricia Curd argues that Parmenides sought to reform rather than to reject scientific inquiry and offers a more coherent account of his influence on the philosophers who cameafter him.

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Parmenides Publishing aims to renew interest in the origins and scope of thinking as method. The reflection upon first principles begins over 2, years ago in Ancient Greece. Known in time as First Philosophy and Metaphysics and attributed to Aristotle, it was nonetheless conceived by the earlier Parmenides of Elea.

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The legacy of Parmenides: Eleatic monism and later presocratic thought / Patricia Curd. ; cm. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. ISBN: 1. Eleatics. Parmenides±InXuence. Pre-Socratic philosophers. Title. BC87 /.3 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 PARMENIDES PUBLISHING Howard Hughes Pkwy # Las. "The Legacy of Parmenides" is effectively an argumentative post-graduate thesis on the influence that Parmenides had on his contemporaries, something that has been argued about in Classical Philosophy circles.4/5.

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The Legacy of Parmenides (Princeton: Princeton University Press, xv + pp. The book is divided into six chapters, the first three of which, comprising about half of the book, concentrate upon Parmenides. The main task of the first chapter, "Parmenides and the Inquiry into.

Parmenides and the inqury into nature --Parmenides' monism and the arguments of b8 --Doxa and deception --Pluralism after Parmenides --Atoms, void, and rearrangement.

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[Read PDF] The Legacy of Parmenides: Eleatic Monism and Later Presocratic Thought Download Online. As should be obvious from the title, The Legacy of Parmenides is a very ambitious book. Curd undertakes a thorough exposition of Parmenidean philosophy, from his influences to his immediate successors, while dealing with most of the relevant post-war secondary literature (especially Owen, Barnes, Coxon, Taran, Kahn, Mourelatos, and Robinson).

A wonderful read about the presocratic philosophers and in particular Parmenides, this book is in fact a series of articles put together on similar topics. The first chapters are relatively easy to read and very didactic in a good way (that is understandable by non specialists).4/5.Parmenides has 20 books on Goodreads with ratings.

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