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Title Pyrrhonian skepticism in Diogenes Laertius / introduction, text, translation, commentary and interpretative essays by Katja Maria Vogt, Richard Bett, Lorenzo Corti, Tiziano Dorandi, Christiana M.M. Olfert, Elisabeth Scharffenberger, David Sedley, and James Warren ; edited by Katja Maria Vogt
Published Tübingen, Germany : Mohr Siebeck, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (x, 202 pages)
Series Sapere : scripta antiquitatis paosterioris ad ethicam religionemque pertinentia = Schriften der späteren Antike zu ethischen und religiösen Fragen ; Band XXV
Sapere (Darmstadt, Germany) ; Bd. 25
Contents Introduction : skepticism and metaphysics in Diogenes Laertius / Katja Maria Vogt -- Pyrrhonism in Diogenes Laertius / Richard Bett -- Precursors of pyrrhonism : Doig. Laert 9.67-73 / James Warren -- Mind and language of the Laërtian pyrrhonist : Diog. Laert 9.74-77 / Lorenzo Corti -- Skeptical investigation and its perks : Diog Laert. 9.69-70 and 79-89 / Christiana M.M. Olfert -- Diogenes Laertius on the ten pyrrhonist modes / David Sedley
Summary This volume offers the first bilingual edition of a major text in the history of epistemology, Diogenes Laertius's report on Pyrrho and Timon in his Lives of Eminent Philosophers. Leading experts contribute a philosophical introduction, translation, commentary, and scholarly essays on the nature of Diogenes's report as well as core questions in recent research on skepticism
Notes Original text in Greek, introduction, text, translation, commentary and essays in English
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes This work is licensed by Knowledge Unlatched under a Creative Commons license
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons license
Title page, introduction and critical essays in English; text in Greek, with translation into English on opposite pages. Text by Tiziano Dorandi; translation by Elizabeth Scahffenberger and Katja Maria Vogt
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Subject Diogenes Laertius. Pyrrho
Diogenes Laertius. Timon
Philosophy, Ancient
Skeptics (Greek philosophy)
EDUCATION -- Higher.
Philosophy, Ancient.
Skeptics (Greek philosophy)
Form Electronic book
Author Container of (expression): Diogenes Laertius. Pyrrho. English (Scharffenberger and Vogt)
Container of (expression): Diogenes Laertius. Pyrrho. Greek (Dorandi)
Container of (expression): Diogenes Laertius. Timon. English (Scharffenberger and Vogt)
Container of (expression): Diogenes Laertius. Timon. Greek (Dorandi)
Bett, Richard Arnot Home, author
Corti, Lorenzo, author
Dorandi, Tiziano, editor
Olfert, Christiana M. M., author
Scharffenberger, Elizabeth Watson, translator
Sedley, D. N., author
Vogt, Katja Maria, 1968- editor, translator, author
ISBN 3161533364
3161564308 (electronic bk.)
9783161564307 (electronic bk.)