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The faith of Epicurus

Author: Benjamin Farrington
Publisher: New York : Basic Books Inc., [1967]
Series: Culture & discovery books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Meaning, history and influence of Epicureaniam.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Farrington, Benjamin, 1891-
Faith of Epicurus.
New York, Basic Books, Inc. [1967]
(OCoLC)644144369
Named Person: Epicurus.; Epicurus.; Epicurus.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Farrington
OCLC Number: 3793730
Description: xiii, 160 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A reformer in the making --
Friendship versus justice --
Technology and the crisis of Greek civilization --
The reception of Ionian philosophy at Athens --
Socrates and the philosophy of mind --
Political religion --
The revolt of Epicurus --
Athens and Epicurus: an interlude --
The cosmic gods, the soul, and the individual --
Epicurean canonics --
Epicurean physics --
Epicurean ethics --
Epicureanism in world history.
Series Title: Culture & discovery books.
Responsibility: Benjamin Farrington.

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Meaning, history and influence of Epicureaniam.

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