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Platonism and NaturalismThe Possibility of Philosophy

Platonism and Naturalism: The Possibility of Philosophy

Lloyd P. Gerson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781501747250
eISBN:
9781501747267
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747250.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

In his third and concluding volume, the author presents an innovative account of Platonism, the central tradition in the history of philosophy, in conjunction with Naturalism, the “anti-Platonism” in ... More

The Shorter Writings

The Shorter Writings

Xenophon

Gregory A. McBrayer (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501718496
eISBN:
9781501718519
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501718496.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This volume contains new, literal translations of Xenophon’s eight shorter writings along with interpretive essays on each work: Hiero, or The Skilled Tyrant; Agesilaus; Regime of the Lacedaemonians; ... More

Thucydides, Hobbes, and the Interpretations of Realism

Thucydides, Hobbes, and the Interpretations of Realism

Laurie M. Johnson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501747809
eISBN:
9781501747823
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747809.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This book has been consistently cited by scholars of international relations who explore the roots of realism in Thucydides' history and the political philosophy of Thomas Hobbes. While acknowledging ... More

UnfeltThe Language of Affect in the British Enlightenment

Unfelt: The Language of Affect in the British Enlightenment

James Noggle

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781501747120
eISBN:
9781501747137
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747120.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book offers a new account of feeling during the British Enlightenment, finding that the passions and sentiments long considered as preoccupations of the era depend on a potent insensibility, the ... More

Vico's "New Science"A Philosophical Commentary

Vico's "New Science": A Philosophical Commentary

Donald Phillip Verene

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501700163
eISBN:
9781501701863
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501700163.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Giambattista Vico (1668–1744) is best remembered for his major work, the New Science (Scienza nuova), in which he sets forth the principles of humanity and gives an account of the stages common to ... More

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