The Resource Politeia in Greek and Roman philosophy, edited by Verity Harte and Melissa Lane, (electronic resource)

Politeia in Greek and Roman philosophy, edited by Verity Harte and Melissa Lane, (electronic resource)

Label
Politeia in Greek and Roman philosophy
Title
Politeia in Greek and Roman philosophy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Verity Harte and Melissa Lane
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Explores how politeia (constitution) structures both political and extra-political relations throughout the entire range of Greek and Roman thought
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
320.01
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JC71.P6
LC item number
P64 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harte, Verity
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plato
  • Constitution (Philosophy)
Label
Politeia in Greek and Roman philosophy, edited by Verity Harte and Melissa Lane, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I The Vocabulary of Politics; Chapter one The political art in Platos Republic; Philosophers or political specialists?; The foundation of Kallipolis and the distinctness of the political art; Philosophy and phulakik; Chapter two Putting history in its place: Plato, Thucydides, and the Athenian politeia; Plato as scavenger?; The philosopher's quarrel with the historian; The structure of historical explanation; The content of historical explanation; The real sources of disunity: the Dorian League and Sparta
  • Compare constitutions: Persia and AthensDon't copy power: Minos and Athens; Re-placing history and democracy; Chapter three Platonizing the Spartan politeia in Plutarchs Lycurgus; I: Law and writing in Plato; II: Law and writing in Plutarch; Conclusion; Chapter four The body politic: Aëtius on Alcmaeon on isonomia and monarchia; I; II; III; IV; V; VI; VII; Chapter five Latin philosophy and Roman law; I: Influence of philosophy on law and vice versa; II: The prevalence of legal terminology in Latin writers; III: Metaphorical use of legal terms
  • IV: The styles of legal and philosophical discourse comparedV: Philosophical concepts explained by legal ones; VI: The slide from metaphor to legal reality; VII: Legal and philosophical standards of conduct compared; VIII: The purpose of talking law; Part II The Practice of Politics; Chapter six The Platonic manufacture of ideology, or how to assemble awkward truth and wholesome falsehood; Title 1: ideology; Title 2: assembling truth and falsehood; Title 3: Platonic manufacture?!; Chapter seven Platos politics of ignorance; Ignorance and knowledge; Ignorance and lies
  • Chapter eight The political skill of ProtagorasChapter nine Proclus and politics; Part III The Politics of Value; Chapter ten Relativism in Platos Protagoras; Introduction; Protagorean methods; What Protagoras says: (a) relativistic moves; What Protagoras says: (b) things that seem un-protagorean; The hedonism argument: why?; Problems for Protagoras: the discussion of future pleasures in Protagoras and Theaetetus; A protagorean solution: the pleasure of achievement; Conclusion; Chapter eleven Justice writ large and small in Republic 4; Justice in the city defined
  • Justice in the city: the definition confirmedJustice in the individual: the status quaestionis; Justice in the individual defined; Justice in the individual: the definition confirmed; Chapter twelve An aesthetic reading of Aristotles Ethics; Does Aristotle think of ethical activity as beautiful?; Some evidence for an aesthetic reading; Doubts about the aesthetic reading; Some further passages; Aesthetic elements of ethical life; Beauty and benefit; Chapter thirteen The Stoic sage in the Original Position; I; II; III; IV; V; VI; VII; VIII; IX
  • Part IV Politics Extended: Animals, Gods, Cosmology
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (418 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139096843
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000361578
  • (EBL)1357342
  • (SSID)ssj0000890256
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11488013
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000890256
  • (PQKBWorkID)10882836
  • (PQKB)10432660
  • (UkCbUP)CR9781139096843
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1357342
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000361578
Label
Politeia in Greek and Roman philosophy, edited by Verity Harte and Melissa Lane, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I The Vocabulary of Politics; Chapter one The political art in Platos Republic; Philosophers or political specialists?; The foundation of Kallipolis and the distinctness of the political art; Philosophy and phulakik; Chapter two Putting history in its place: Plato, Thucydides, and the Athenian politeia; Plato as scavenger?; The philosopher's quarrel with the historian; The structure of historical explanation; The content of historical explanation; The real sources of disunity: the Dorian League and Sparta
  • Compare constitutions: Persia and AthensDon't copy power: Minos and Athens; Re-placing history and democracy; Chapter three Platonizing the Spartan politeia in Plutarchs Lycurgus; I: Law and writing in Plato; II: Law and writing in Plutarch; Conclusion; Chapter four The body politic: Aëtius on Alcmaeon on isonomia and monarchia; I; II; III; IV; V; VI; VII; Chapter five Latin philosophy and Roman law; I: Influence of philosophy on law and vice versa; II: The prevalence of legal terminology in Latin writers; III: Metaphorical use of legal terms
  • IV: The styles of legal and philosophical discourse comparedV: Philosophical concepts explained by legal ones; VI: The slide from metaphor to legal reality; VII: Legal and philosophical standards of conduct compared; VIII: The purpose of talking law; Part II The Practice of Politics; Chapter six The Platonic manufacture of ideology, or how to assemble awkward truth and wholesome falsehood; Title 1: ideology; Title 2: assembling truth and falsehood; Title 3: Platonic manufacture?!; Chapter seven Platos politics of ignorance; Ignorance and knowledge; Ignorance and lies
  • Chapter eight The political skill of ProtagorasChapter nine Proclus and politics; Part III The Politics of Value; Chapter ten Relativism in Platos Protagoras; Introduction; Protagorean methods; What Protagoras says: (a) relativistic moves; What Protagoras says: (b) things that seem un-protagorean; The hedonism argument: why?; Problems for Protagoras: the discussion of future pleasures in Protagoras and Theaetetus; A protagorean solution: the pleasure of achievement; Conclusion; Chapter eleven Justice writ large and small in Republic 4; Justice in the city defined
  • Justice in the city: the definition confirmedJustice in the individual: the status quaestionis; Justice in the individual defined; Justice in the individual: the definition confirmed; Chapter twelve An aesthetic reading of Aristotles Ethics; Does Aristotle think of ethical activity as beautiful?; Some evidence for an aesthetic reading; Doubts about the aesthetic reading; Some further passages; Aesthetic elements of ethical life; Beauty and benefit; Chapter thirteen The Stoic sage in the Original Position; I; II; III; IV; V; VI; VII; VIII; IX
  • Part IV Politics Extended: Animals, Gods, Cosmology
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (418 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139096843
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000361578
  • (EBL)1357342
  • (SSID)ssj0000890256
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11488013
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000890256
  • (PQKBWorkID)10882836
  • (PQKB)10432660
  • (UkCbUP)CR9781139096843
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1357342
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000361578

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