The Greek commentaries on Plato"s Phaedo

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North-Holland Pub. Co. , Amsterdam, New York
Plato., Immortality (Philos
StatementL. G. Westerink.
SeriesVerhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afd. Letterkunde ; nieuwe reeks, deel 92-93, Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen Afd. Letterkunde ;, nieuwe reeks, d. 92-93.
ContributionsWesterink, Leendert Gerrit., Olympiodorus, the Younger, of Alexandria, 6th cent., Damaskios, ca. 480-ca. 550.
LC ClassificationsB379 .G73
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4340037M
ISBN 100720482828
LC Control Number78381343

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The Greek Commentaries on Plato's "Phaedo": Damascius v. 2 are among his master works and have been out-of-print for more than thirty years, it is good to seem them back. Historically Olympiodorus (sometimes called the younger) and Damascius flourished at the time of the final closing of the Academy established by Plato around bce.5/5(2).

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Phaedo’s Running Vocabulary 10 or more times .doc) added 01Jul file includes the high frequency core vocabulary (10 or more The Greek commentaries on Platos Phaedo book located in the. Phædo or Phaedo (/ ˈ f iː d oʊ /; Greek: Φαίδων, Phaidōn, Greek pronunciation: [pʰaídɔːn]), also known to ancient readers as On The Soul, is one of the best-known dialogues of Plato's middle period, along with the Republic and the Symposium.

The philosophical subject of the dialogue is the immortality of the soul. It is set in the last hours prior to the death of Socrates, and. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Associated-names Damaskios, ca. Aporiai kai lyseis peri tōn prōtōn archōn. The Phaedo is acknowledged to be one of Plato's masterpieces, showing him both as a philosopher and as a dramatist at the height of his powers.

For its moving account of the execution of Socrates, the Phaedo ranks among the supreme literary achievements of antiquity. It is also a document crucial to the understanding of many ideas deeply ingrained in western culture, and provides one of. Get this from a library. The Greek commentaries on Plato's Phaedo.

Vol. [Damascius.; Leendert Gerrit Westerink]. Greek commentators. Many of the scholars in the Platonic Academy sought to clarify and explain Plato's ideas. Already in the 3rd century BC, we hear of a commentary to Plato's Timaeus being written by Crantor of Soli; and in the 1st century AD a commentary on Plato's Republic was written by Onasander.

By the 2nd century the Middle Platonists were producing paraphrases and summaries of Plato's. The second of the two volume translations of The Greek Commentaries on Plato’s Phaedo contains the Commentary of Damascius edited and translated by L G Westerink – or, more strictly, his two commentaries.

The first of these covers the Phaedo from Stephanus 61c to its conclusion, the second from 69e again to its conclusion. Plato. Plato in Twelve Volumes, Vol. 1 translated by Harold North Fowler; Introduction by W.R.M. Lamb. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd.

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Herodotus' Histories Book 1. Homer's Iliad 6 and Homer's Odyssey Homer's. Benardete, Seth, "On Plato's Phaedo," The Argument of the Action: Essays on Greek Poetry and Philosophy, eds. Ronna Burger and Michael Davis, Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, Excerpt: I wish to discuss four things in Plato’sthe intention of the dialogue as a whole; second, the plan or structure of the Phaedo, third, some arguments of the Phaedo, and fourth, the.

The Greek Commentaries on Plato's "Phaedo": Olympiodorus by Leendert Gerrit Westerink Book Resume: L G Westerink's fine text and parallel translation of the surviving Greek Commentaries on Plato's Phaedo in two volumes are works which have not only been out of print for many years, but which have been virtually unobtainable even in the second.

From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Phaedo Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays. Volume 1 – Olympiodorus. Translated by L G Westerink. The first volume of L G Westerink’s fine text and parallel translation of the surviving Greek Commentaries on Plato’s Phaedo, consists of the Commentary of Olympiodorus which covers the Phaedo from Stephanus 61c to 85b.

A summary of Part X (Section3) in 's Plato (c. – c. B.C.). Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Plato (c. – c. B.C.) and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. - Brann, Eva, "Introduction to the Phaedo" and "Socrates' Legacy: Plato's Phaedo," The Music of the Republic: Essays on Socrates' Conversations and Plato's Writings, Philadelphia: Paul Dry, Excerpt: In the first book of his Inquiries, Herodotus tells the story of Solon and Croesus.

Their commentary incorporates the latest research on both the trial of Socrates and Plato’s version of it, and it engages major philosophical issues from a contemporary perspective. This book is not only a much-needed aid for students of Greek.

It is also the basis of a complete course on the Apology. Phaedo, who is the narrator of the dialogue to Echecrates of Phlius. Socrates, Apollodorus, Simmias, Cebes, Crito and an Attendant of the Prison.

SCENE: The Prison of Socrates. PLACE OF THE NARRATION: Phlius. ECHECRATES: Were you yourself, Phaedo, in the prison with Socrates on the day when he drank the poison.

PHAEDO: Yes, Echecrates, I was. Plato's dialogue Phaedo portrays Socrates in prison awaiting execution and discussing with his friends the fate of the soul after death.

In this edition, consisting of introduction, text and commentary, Professor Rowe guides the reader through the difficulties--linguistic, literary and philosophical--of individual passages and of the dialogue as a whole. Phaedo Commentaries Below are a series of articles designed to assist our understanding and interpretation of Plato’s Phaedo.

I am currently translating Phaedo and will be publishing on Amazon at the end of – or even sooner. Phaedo is Plato’s literary and philosophical monument to the death, and to the life, of his master, Socrates.

An excellent way to begin the study of philosophy is with this account of the end of. A translation with introduction and commentary of Plato's Phaedo. This celebrated dialogue describes the last conversations in prison between Socrates and his friends.

Socrates' bearing in the last hours before his execution, the devotion of his friends, the admiration of his jailer, and his reasoned conviction that the human soul survives the. After the death of Socrates, Plato may have traveled extensively in Greece, Italy, and Egypt, though on such particulars the evidence is followers of Pythagoras (c.

–c. bce) seem to have influenced his philosophical program (they are criticized in the Phaedo and the Republic but receive respectful mention in the Philebus).It is thought that his three trips to Syracuse in.Author: Publisher: CUP Archive ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: Get Books.

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Some resemblances to the Greek drama may be noted in all the Dialogues of Plato. The Phaedo is the tragedy of which Socrates is the protagonist and Simmias and Cebes the secondary performers, standing to them in the same relation as to Glaucon and Adeimantus in the Republic.