Philo of Alexandria's Views of the Physical World

Mohr Siebeck (2011)
The problem of Philo's ambivalence about the physical world -- The context for Philo's ambivalence toward the physical world -- Philo's negative terminology for the physical world : [ousia, hylē, genesis, genētos] -- Philo's positive terminology for the physical world : [kosmos] -- Philo's positive terminology for the physical world : [physis] part 1 -- Philo's positive terminology for the physical world : [physis] part 2 -- Higher and lower approaches to God -- The ambiguity of the physical world : a multiperspectival approach -- Conclusions.
Keywords Philosophy of nature  Cosmology
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Call number B689.Z7.A55 2011
ISBN(s) 9783161506406   3161506405
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