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Against the ethicists : (Adversus mathematicos XI)

Author: Sextus, Empiricus.; Richard Arnot Home Bett
Publisher: Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000, ©1997.
Series: Clarendon later ancient philosophers.
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This volume contains a translation into clear modern English of an unjustly neglected work by Sextus Empiricus, together with introduction and extensive commentary. Sextus is our main source for the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works
Translations
Translations into English
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Sextus, Empiricus.; Sextus, Empiricus; Sextus, Empiricus.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sextus, Empiricus.; Richard Arnot Home Bett
ISBN: 0198250975 9780198250975
OCLC Number: 44603110
Notes: "First published 1997; first issued as paperback 2000"--Title page verso.
Description: xxxiv, 302 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: INTRODUCTION; AGAINST THE ETHICISTS: TRANSLATION; COMMENTARY; APPENDICES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEXES.
Series Title: Clarendon later ancient philosophers.
Other Titles: Pros ethikous.
Adversus mathematicos XI
Responsibility: Sextus Empiricus ; translation, commentary, and introduction by Richard Bett.
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Bett shows himself as a good philologist, his translation is precise and based on a diligent evaluation of the text variants. It is also very clear and very good to read. J.Opsomer, Les Etudes Read more...

 
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