David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Pennsylvania State University Press (1981)
Plato is a much more experimental philosopher, this book argues, than most commentators acknowledge. Supporting this position, Henry Teloh combines exegesis of particular passages with a synoptic view of Plato's philosophical development through his early, middle, and late dialogues. The result is a study of Plato's ideas with a more ambitious scope than any since W. D. Ross's in 1951,The book chronicles Plato's changing interests through a focus on his ontological commitments—that is, on the types of entities he addresses. It also traces many of the assumptions in Plato's thought back to their sources in pre-Socratic philosophy. By depicting the changes in Plato's thought from one period of dialogue composition to another, and by seeking to explain these changes from textual evidence, this book offers an appealing introduction to Plato for all humanists
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$4.95 used (87% off) $36.95 direct from Amazon $46.66 new Amazon page|
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
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
I. M. Crombie (1966). Plato's Metaphysics Studies in Plato's Metaphysics. Edited by R. E. Allen. Pp. Xii+452. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1965. Cloth, 70s. Net. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 16 (03):309-312.
Martin Heidegger (1973/2003). The End of Philosophy. University of Chicago Press.
Gail Fine (1984). Book Review. The Development of Plato's Metaphysics. H Teloh. [REVIEW] Philosophical Review 93 (1):143-47.
Robert J. O'Connell (1985). An Introduction to Plato's Metaphysics. Distributed by Fordham University Press.
A. M. Frazier (1967). Plato's Thought in the Making: A Study of the Development of His Metaphysics. Journal of the History of Philosophy 5 (2):164-165.
Jerome P. Schiller (1987). Unity and Development in Plato's Metaphysics,. Journal of the History of Philosophy 25 (2):289-291.
Kenneth Dorter (1982). The Development of Plato's Metaphysics Henry Teloh University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1981. Pp. Xiii, 256. $18.75. [REVIEW] Dialogue 21 (4):775-777.
Kenneth M. Sayre (1983). The Development of Plato's Metaphysics. Journal of the History of Philosophy 21 (3):391-393.
Andrew S. Mason (2010). Plato. Acumen Pub. Ltd..
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2009-01-28
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?