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  1. Catherine Osborne (2011). Ralph Cudworth's The True Intellectual System of the Universe and the Presocratic Philosophers. In Oliver Primavesi & Katharina Luchner (eds.), The Presocratics from the Latin Middle Ages to Hermann Diels. Steiner Verlag.score: 23.0
    Ralph Cudworth (1617-88) was one of the Cambridge Platonists. His major work, The True Intellectual System of the Universe, was completed in 1671, a year after Spinoza published (anonymously) the Tractatus Logico-philosophicus. It was published a few years later, in 1678. Cudworth offers a spirited attack against the materialism and mechanism of Thomas Hobbes. His work is couched as a search for truth among the ancient philosophers, and this paper examines his use of the Presocratics as a tool for discussing (...)
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  2. Patricia Curd & Daniel W. Graham (eds.) (2008). The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
    This handbook brings together leading international scholars to study the diverse figures, movements, and approaches that constitute Presocratic philosophy.
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  3. Matthew R. Cosgrove (2012). Parmenides and Presocratic Philosophy. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of Philosophy 50 (1):131-132.score: 18.0
    John Palmer, author of Plato’s Reception of Parmenides (Oxford, 1999), here essays a radically new interpretation of Parmenides and his relation to Presocratic predecessors and successors, challenging received Anglo-American views (Heidegger and his epigones are ignored) on numerous fronts. Palmer sees the prevailing narrative in the first two volumes of Guthrie’s History as modified by Owen, Barnes, and Kirk/Raven/Schofield, and means not to revise but to overturn it (although on his own account, especially of recent scholarship on the early (...)
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  4. John Anderson Palmer (2009). Parmenides and Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
    John Palmer develops and defends a modal interpretation of Parmenides, according to which he was the first philosopher to distinguish in a rigorous manner the fundamental modalities of necessary being, necessary non-being or impossibility, and non-necessary or contingent being. This book accordingly reconsiders his place in the historical development of Presocratic philosophy in light of this new interpretation. Careful treatment of Parmenides' specification of the ways of inquiry that define his metaphysical and epistemological outlook paves the way for detailed (...)
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  5. Erin O'Connell (2005). Heraclitus and Derrida: Presocratic Deconstruction. P. Lang.score: 18.0
    Famous for their enigmatic ambiguity, the fragmentary texts of the Presocratic philosopher Heraclitus have puzzled and fascinated readers for over two millennia ...
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  6. R. J. Hankinson (2008). Reason, Cause, and Explanation in Presocratic Philosophy. In Patricia Curd & Daniel W. Graham (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
  7. Carl A. Huffman (1993/2006). Philolaus of Croton: Pythagorean and Presocratic: A Commentary on the Fragments and Testimonia with Interpretive Essays. Cambridge University Press.score: 18.0
    This is the first comprehensive study for nearly 200 years of what remains of the writings of the Presocratic philosopher Philolaus of Croton (470-390 B.C.). Professor Huffman presents the fragments and testimonia with accompanying translations and introductory chapters and interpretive commentary. He produces further arguments for the authenticity of much that used to be neglected, and undertakes a critique of Aristotle's testimony, opening the way for a quite new reading of fifth-century Pythagoreanism in general and of Philolaus in particular.
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  8. Karl Sir Popper (2012). The World of Parmenides: Essays on the Presocratic Enlightenment. Routledge.score: 18.0
    With a new foreword by Scott Austin 'I hope that these essays may illustrate the thesis that all history is or should be the history of problem situations, and that in following this principle we may further our understanding of the Presocratics and other thinkers of the past. The essays also try to show the greatness of the early Greek philosophers, who gave Europe its philosophy, its science, and its humanism.' - Karl Popper, from the preface The World of Parmenides (...)
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  9. Walter Burkert (2008). Prehistory of Presocratic Philosophy in an Orientalizing Context. In Patricia Curd & Daniel W. Graham (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
  10. J. H. Lesher (2008). The Humanizing of Knowledge in Presocratic Thought. In Patricia Curd & Daniel W. Graham (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
  11. T. M. Robinson (2008). Presocratic Theology. In Patricia Curd & Daniel W. Graham (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
  12. David T. Runia (2008). The Sources of Presocratic Philosophy. In Patricia Curd & Daniel W. Graham (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
  13. Giannis Stamatellos (2007). Plotinus and the Presocratics: A Philosophical Study of Presocratic Influences in Plotinus' Enneads. State University of New York Press.score: 18.0
    The first book-length philosophical study on the Presocratic influences in Plotinus’ Enneads.
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  14. M. R. Wright (2008). Presocratic Cosmologies. In Patricia Curd & Daniel W. Graham (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
  15. G. S. Kirk, J. Raven & Malcom Schofield (1983). The Presocratic Philosophers: A Critical History with a Selection of Texts. Cambridge University Press.score: 16.0
    Beginning with a long and extensively rewritten introduction surveying the predecessors of the Presocratics, this book traces the intellectual revolution initiated by Thales in the sixth century B.C. to its culmination in the metaphysics of Parmenides and the complex physical theories of Anaxagoras and the Atomists in the fifth century it is based on a selection of some six hundred texts, in Greek and a close English translation which in this edition is given more prominence. These provide the basis for (...)
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  16. Catherine Osborne (2004). Presocratic Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction. Oup Oxford.score: 16.0
    This is a book about the invention of Western philosophy, and the first thinkers to explore ideas about the nature of reality, time, and the origin of the universe. Generations of philosophers, both ancient and modern, have traced their inspiration back to the presocratics, even though we have very few of their writings left. In this book, Catherine Osborne invites her readers to dip their toes into the fragmentary remains of thinkers from Thales to Pythagoras, Heraclitus to Protagoras, to try (...)
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  17. Long (2008). Presocratic Philosophy. [REVIEW] Phronesis 53 (3):290-302.score: 15.0
  18. Jonathan Barnes (1982/1999). The Presocratic Philosophers. Routledge.score: 15.0
    This book is available either individually, or as part of the specially-priced Arguments of the Philosphers Collection.
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  19. Stephen Philip Menn (1996). Philolaus of Croton, Pythagorean and Presocratic: A Commentary on the Fragments and Testimonia with Interpretive Essays (Review). Journal of the History of Philosophy 34 (2):290-292.score: 15.0
    29 o JOURNAL OF THE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY 34:2 APRIL t996 J. Burnet, Oxford, 19oz ) is excluded, as are influential works in foreign languages. Popper's The Open Society and Its Enemies, vol. I is included 077); it was later translated into German . The converse does not hold: P. Friedl~inder's Platon 049-43) is included, but its English translation is not. F. Solmsen's Plato's Theology is not included, nor is his "Plato and the Unity of Science,"s although it was reprinted (...)
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  20. F. M. Cornford (1934). Innumerable Worlds in Presocratic Philosophy. Classical Quarterly 28 (01):1-.score: 15.0
    Zeller argued that the ‘innumerable worlds’ mentioned in accounts of Anaximander's system must be an endless succession of single worlds, not an unlimited number of coexistent worlds scattered through infinite space, some always coming into being while others are passing away. Zeller pointed out that a succession of single worlds is grounded in the principles of the system. ‘Things perish into that from which they had their birth… according to the order of Time,’ a cycle of birth, existence, and destruction. (...)
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  21. Jochen Althoff (2012). Presocratic Discourse in Poetry and Prose: The Case of Empedocles and Anaxagoras. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 43 (2):293-299.score: 15.0
  22. Patricia Curd, Presocratic Philosophy. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.score: 15.0
  23. Jonathan Barnes (1985). Krs G. S. Kirk, J. E. Raven, M. Schofield: The Presocratic Philosophers. A Critical History with a Selection of Texts, Second Edition. Pp. Xiii + 501. Cambridge University Press, 1983. £30 (Paper, £10.95). [REVIEW] The Classical Review 35 (01):58-61.score: 15.0
  24. Samuel Scolnicov (1970). Matter and Infinity in the Presocratic Schools and Plato. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of Philosophy 8 (1):92-95.score: 15.0
  25. Zachary Simpson (2009). Heraclitus and Derrida: Presocratic Deconstruction. By Erin O'Connell. Heythrop Journal 50 (4):742-743.score: 15.0
  26. Jean Bernhardt (1982). The Presocratic Philosophers. Journal of the History of Philosophy 20 (3):301-303.score: 15.0
  27. P. M. Kingsley (1994). Philolaus Carl A. Huffman: Philolaus of Croton: Pythagorean and Presocratic. A Commentary on the Fragments and Testimonia with Interpretive Essays. Pp. Xix+444. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993, £60/$100. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 44 (02):294-296.score: 15.0
  28. Catherine Osborne (1998). Was Verse the Default Form for Presocratic Philosophy? In Catherine Atherton (ed.), Form and Content in Didactic Poetry.score: 15.0
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  29. Barbara Sattler (2013). Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Edited by Patricia Curd and Daniel Graham. Ancient Philosophy 33 (1):187-193.score: 15.0
  30. M. B. Trapp (2000). K. R. Popper: The World of Parmenides. Essays on the Presocratic Enlightenment (Edited by Arne F. Petersen, with the Assistance of Jørgen Mejer). Pp. X + 328. London and New York: Routledge, 1998. Cased, £30. ISBN: 0-415-17301-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 50 (01):327-.score: 15.0
  31. M. R. Wright (1980). The Presocratic Philosophers Jonathan Barnes: The Presocratic Philosophers. Vol. L.Thalesto Zeno; Vol. 2, Empedocles to Democritus. ('The Arguments of the Philosophers' Series.) Pp. Xiv + 378; X + 353. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1979. £10 Each Vol.; Two-Vol. Set £18. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 30 (01):43-45.score: 15.0
  32. Patricia Curd (2002). A New Empedocles? Implications of the Strasburg Fragments for Presocratic Philosophy. Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium of Ancient Philosophy 17 (1):27-59.score: 15.0
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  33. Norman Gulley (1970). The Pre-Socratics on Infinity Theo Gerard Sinnige: Matter and Infinity in the Presocratic Schools and Plato. (Wijsgerige Teksten En Studies, 17.) Pp. 252. Assen: Van Gorcum, 1968. Cloth, Fl. 24.50. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 20 (01):26-27.score: 15.0
  34. Gerard Naddaf (2005). A Presocratic Festschrift V. Caston, D. W. Graham (Edd.): Presocratic Philosophy. Essays in Honour of Alexander Mourelatos . Pp. Xvi + 346. Aldershot and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2002. Cased, £47.50. ISBN: 0-7546-0502-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 55 (02):399-.score: 15.0
  35. John Mansley Robinson (1971). Studies in Presocratic Philosophy. Journal of the History of Philosophy 9 (4).score: 15.0
  36. Malcolm Schofield (2004). Presocratic Identity A. Laks, C. Louguet (Edd.): Qu'est-Ce Que la Philosophie Présocratique? What is Presocratic Philosophy? (Cahiers de Philologie: Série Apparat Critique 20.) Pp. 550. Villeneuve D'Ascq: Presses Universitaires du Septentrion, 2002. Paper, €29. Isbn: 2-85939-740-X. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 54 (02):289-.score: 15.0
  37. John Sisko (2012). Parmenides and Presocratic Philosophy. By John Palmer. Ancient Philosophy 32 (2):407-415.score: 15.0
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  38. Jerry Stannard (1965). The Presocratic Origin of Explanatory Method. Philosophical Quarterly 15 (60):193-206.score: 15.0
  39. M. L. West (1963). Three Presocratic Cosmologies. Classical Quarterly 13 (02):154-.score: 15.0
    A Papyrus commentary on Alcman published in 19571 brings us news of a poem in which Alcman “physiologized”. The lemmata and commentary together witness to a semi-philosophical cosmogony unlike any other hitherto known from Greece. The evidence is meagre, but it seems worth while to see what can be made of it; for it is perhaps possible to go a little farther than has so far been done.
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  40. G. B. Kerferd (1959). The Presocratics G. S. Kirk and J. Raven: The Presocratic Philosophers. A Critical History with a Selection of Texts. Pp. Xi+487. Cambridge: University Press, 1957. Cloth, 55s. Net. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 9 (02):119-122.score: 15.0
  41. Gerard Naddaf (2006). What Is Presocratic Philosophy? Ancient Philosophy 26 (1):161-179.score: 15.0
  42. Michael C. Stokes (1971). One and Many in Presocratic Philosophy. Washington,Center for Hellenic Studies; Distributed by Harvard University Press, Cambridge.score: 15.0
  43. Graham Dw (unknown). Presocratic Fragments. The Classical Review 62 (1).score: 15.0
  44. Anthony Preus (1982). The Presocratic Philosophers. [REVIEW] International Studies in Philosophy 14 (2):89-90.score: 15.0
  45. J. J. Tierney (1972). Studies in Presocratic Philosophy. Volume I. Philosophical Studies 21:266-267.score: 15.0
  46. Jenny Bryan (2010). The Presocratics (P.) Curd, (D.W.) Graham (Edd.) The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Pp. Xii + 588. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. Cased, £85. ISBN: 978-0-19-514687-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 60 (02):366-368.score: 15.0
  47. Shannon DuBose (1967). REVIEW:Presocratic Philosophy. [REVIEW] Southern Journal of Philosophy 5 (2):143-151.score: 15.0
  48. Edward Engelmann (1990). Aristotelian Teleology, Presocratic Hylozoism, and 20th Century Interpretations. American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 64 (3):297-312.score: 15.0
  49. Barrie Fleet (2008). Plotinus and The Presocratics (G.) Stamatellos Plotinus and the Presocractics. A Philosophical Study of Presocratic Influences in Plotinus' Enneads. Pp. Xii + 270. New York: State University of New York Press, 2007. Cased, US$75. ISBN: 978-0-7914-7061-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 58 (02):441-.score: 15.0
  50. E. Giannatsoulia (1990). Lexicon of Presocratic Philosophy, Vol. 1 (A-I). Philosophical Inquiry 12 (1-2):68-69.score: 15.0
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