Richard D. McKirahan,Patricia Curd's A Presocratics Reader (Second Edition): Selected Fragments PDF

By Richard D. McKirahan,Patricia Curd

ISBN-10: 1603843051

ISBN-13: 9781603843058

ISBN-10: 160384306X

ISBN-13: 9781603843065

development at the virtues that made the 1st variation of A Presocratics Reader the main standard sourcebook for the learn of the Presocratics and Sophists, the second one variation deals much more worth and a much wider collection of fragments from those philosophical predecessors and contemporaries of Socrates. With revised introductions, annotations, feedback for additional examining, and extra, the second one version attracts at the wealth of recent scholarship released on those attention-grabbing thinkers over the last decade or extra, a remarkably wealthy interval in Presocratic stories. on the volume’s center, as ever, are the fragments themselves--but now in completely revised and, from time to time, new translations by means of Richard D. McKirahan and Patricia Curd, between them these of the lately released Derveni Papyrus.

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