David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
One of the most significant cultural achievements of Late Antiquity lies in the domains of philosophy and religion, more particularly in the establishment and development of Neoplatonism as one of the chief vehicles of thought and subsequent channel for the transmission of ancient philosophy to the medieval and renaissance worlds. Important, too, is the emergence of a distinctive Christian philosophy and theology based on a foundation of Greek pagan thought. This book provides an introduction to the main ideas of Neoplatonism and some of the ways in which they influenced Christian thinkers.
|Keywords||Neoplatonism Philosophy and religion History Christianity History|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$54.00 used (54% off) $109.30 new (5% off) $115.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||B517.S65 2004|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Miira Tuominen (2012). Philosophy of the Ancient Commentators on Aristotle. Philosophy Compass 7 (12):852-895.
Similar books and articles
Edward Moore, Neoplatonism. Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Peter Lautner (1998). Aristotle and Neoplatonism in Late Antiquity. Ancient Philosophy 18 (1):225-231.
A. H. Armstrong, H. J. Blumenthal & R. A. Markus (eds.) (1981). Neoplatonism and Early Christian Thought: Essays in Honour of A.H. Armstrong. Variorum Publications.
L. Michael Harrington (2004). Sacred Place in Early Medieval Neoplatonism. Palgrave Macmillan.
Dominic J. O'Meara (ed.) (1981). Neoplatonism and Christian Thought. State University of New York Press [Distributor].
Plotinus (1995). Ennead III.6: On the Impassivity of the Bodiless. Clarendon Press.
M. J. Edwards (ed.) (2000). Neoplatonic Saints: The Lives of Plotinus and Proclus by Their Students. Liverpool University Press.
Christian Schäfer (2006). Philosophy of Dionysius the Areopagite: An Introduction to the Structure and the Content of the Treatise on the Divine Names. Brill.
H. J. Blumenthal (1996). Aristotle and Neoplatonism in Late Antiquity: Interpretations of the De Anima. Cornell University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads7 ( #204,162 of 1,413,376 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #154,345 of 1,413,376 )
How can I increase my downloads?