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Iamblichus De anima

Author: Iamblichus; John F Finamore; John M Dillon
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston, MA : Brill, 2002.
Series: Philosophia antiqua, v. 92.
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"Iamblichus (245-325), successor to Plotinus and Porphyry, brought a new religiosity to Neoplatonism. His theory of the soul is at the heart of his philosophical system. For Iamblichus, the human soul is so far inferior to the divine that its salvation depends not on philosophy alone (as it did for Plotinus) but on the aid of the gods and other divinities." "This edition of the fragments of Iamblichus' major work on  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Iamblichus, approximately 250-approximately 330.
Iamblichus De anima.
Leiden ; Boston, MA : Brill, 2002
(OCoLC)659949104
Named Person: Iamblichus; Jamblique <ca 250-ca 330> / De anima.; Jamblique; Iamblichus, Chalcidensis; Iamblichus (Chalcidensis).
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Iamblichus; John F Finamore; John M Dillon
ISBN: 9004125108 9789004125100
Language Note: Text in English and Greek.
OCLC Number: 49320556
Description: xi, 298 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Greek Text and English translation of the De Anima --
Commentary to the De Anima --
Greek Text and English translation of Psuedo-Simplicius and Priscianus --
Commentary to Pseudo-Simplicius and Priscianus.
Series Title: Philosophia antiqua, v. 92.
Other Titles: De anima.
Responsibility: text, translation, and commentary by John F. Finamore and John M. Dillon.

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Iamblichus (245-325), successor to Plotinus and Porphyry, brought a new religiosity to Neoplatonism. This edition of the fragments of Iamblichus' major work on the soul, De Anima, is accompanied by  Read more...
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'...superb editions.' John Bussanich, Ancient Philosophy, 2005. '...an important work easily accessible for the students of Neoplatonism.' Robbert M. van den Berg, Hermathena, 2003.

 
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