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  1. Christopher John Shields (2012/2011). Ancient Philosophy: A Contemporary Introduction. Routledge.
    In this re-titled and substantially revised update of his Classical Philosophy (2003), Christopher Shields expands his coverage to include the Hellenistic era, and now offers an introduction to more than 1,000 years of ancient philosophy. From Thales and other Pre-Socratics through Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle, and on to Epicureanism, Stoicism, and Scepticism, Ancient Philosophy traces the important connections between these periods and individuals without losing sight of the novelties and dynamics unique to each. The coverage of Plato and Aristotle also (...)
     
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  2. Christopher John Shields, Aristotle's Psychology. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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  3. Christopher John Shields (2007). Aristotle. Routledge.
    In this excellent introduction, Christopher Shields introduces and assesses the whole of Aristotle?s philosophy, showing how his powerful conception of human ...
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  4. Christopher John Shields (2003). Classical Philosophy: A Contemporary Introduction. Routledge.
    Classical Philosophy is a comprehensive examination of early philosophy from the presocratics through to Aristotle. The aim of the book is to provide an explanation and analysis of the ideas that flourished at this time and considers their relevance both to the historical development of philosophy and to contemporary philosophy today. From these ideas we can see the roots of arguments in metaphysics, epistemology, ethics and political philosophy.
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  5. Christopher John Shields (1999). Order in Multiplicity: Homonymy in the Philosophy of Aristotle. Oxford University Press.
    Aristotle attaches particular significance to the homomyny of many of the central concepts in philosophy and science: that is, to the diversity of ways of being that are denoted by a single concept. Shields here investigates and evaluates Aristotle's approach to questions about homonymy, characterizing the metaphysical and semantic commitments necessary to establish the homonymy of a given concept. Then, in a series of case studies, he examines in detail some of Aristotle's principal applications of homonymy--to the body, sameness and (...)
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  6. Christopher John Shields (1993). The Truth Evaluability of Stoic. Journal of the History of Philosophy 31 (3).
  7. Christopher John Shields (1993). The Truth Evaluability of Stoic Phantasiai : Adversus Mathematicos VII 242-46. Journal of the History of Philosophy 31 (3):325-347.
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  8. Christopher John Shields (1986). Leibniz's Doctrine of the Striving Possibles. Journal of the History of Philosophy 24 (3):343-357.
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