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  1. A History of Pythagoreanism.Carl A. Huffman (ed.) - 2014 - Cambridge University Press.
    This is a comprehensive, authoritative and innovative account of Pythagoras and Pythagoreanism, one of the most enigmatic and influential philosophies in the West. In twenty-one chapters covering a timespan from the sixth century BC to the seventeenth century AD, leading scholars construct a number of different images of Pythagoras and his community, assessing current scholarship and offering new answers to central problems. Chapters are devoted to the early Pythagoreans, and the full breadth of Pythagorean thought is explored including politics, religion, (...)
     
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    Archytas of Tarentum: Pythagorean, Philosopher and Mathematician King.Carl Huffman - 2005 - Cambridge University Press.
    Archytas of Tarentum is one of the three most important philosophers in the Pythagorean tradition, a prominent mathematician, who gave the first solution to the famous problem of doubling the cube, an important music theorist, and the leader of a powerful Greek city-state. He is famous for sending a trireme to rescue Plato from the clutches of the tyrant of Syracuse, Dionysius II, in 361 BC. This 2005 study was the first extensive enquiry into Archytas' work in any language. It (...)
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    Philolaus of Croton: Pythagorean and Presocratic: A Commentary on the Fragments and Testimonia with Interpretive Essays.Brad Inwood & Carl A. Huffman - 1995 - Philosophical Review 104 (1):118.
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    The Role of Number in Philolaus' Philosophy.Carl Huffman - 1988 - Phronesis 33 (1):1-30.
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    Before Eureka: The Presocratics and Their Science. [REVIEW]Carl Huffman - 1992 - Ancient Philosophy 12 (1):175-178.
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    Archytas.Carl Huffman - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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    Pythagoreanism.Carl Huffman - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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    Another Incarnation of Pythagoras.Carl A. Huffman - 2008 - Ancient Philosophy 28 (1):201-225.
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    Philosophy Before Socrates: An Introduction with Texts and Commentary. [REVIEW]Carl Huffman - 1996 - Ancient Philosophy 16 (1):155-159.
  10. Gábor Betegh, The Derveni Papyrus. Cosmology, Theology and Interpretation. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2004.Carl Huffman - 2005 - Rhizai. A Journal for Ancient Philosophy and Science 1:105-114.
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    The Authenticity of Archytas Fr. 1.Carl A. Huffman - 1985 - Classical Quarterly 35 (02):344-.
    In a long note in his epoch-making book on ancient Pythagoreanism Walter Burkert raised some grave doubts about the authenticity of Archytas Fr. 1 which have recently been challenged in an article by A. C. Bowen. In this paper I have two goals. First, I will evaluate Burkert's doubts and the success of some of Bowen's arguments against them. Second, I will present a further consideration that both clarifies the text of the fragment and also removes the most serious problem (...)
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    The Authenticity of Archytas Fr. 1.Carl A. Huffman - 1985 - Classical Quarterly 35 (2):344-348.
    In a long note in his epoch-making book on ancient Pythagoreanism Walter Burkert raised some grave doubts about the authenticity of Archytas Fr. 1 which have recently been challenged in an article by A. C. Bowen. In this paper I have two goals. First, I will evaluate Burkert's doubts and the success of some of Bowen's arguments against them. Second, I will present a further consideration that both clarifies the text of the fragment and also removes the most serious problem (...)
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    Pythagoras.Carl Huffman - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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    Two Problems in Pythagoreanism.Carl Huffman - 2008 - In Patricia Curd & Daniel W. Graham (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Oxford University Press. pp. 284.
    Recently, the Pythagoreans have received rather more attention, both in their own right and as part of the developing picture of Presocratic thought, than they received for much of the twentieth century. Thanks to these studies, a new and more complicated picture is emerging. This article refines this picture critically examining Aristotle's claims about Pythagorean influence on Plato, along with the related question of who among early Greek thinkers actually counts as a Pythagorean. It provides a reminder that Aristotle's account (...)
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    The Pythagorean Precepts of Aristoxenus: Crucial Evidence for Pythagorean Moral Philosophy.Carl A. Huffman - 2008 - Classical Quarterly 58 (1):104-119.
  16. AH Coxon, The Fragments of Parmenides Reviewed By.Carl A. Huffman - 1988 - Philosophy in Review 8 (9):337-339.
     
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    Before Eureka.Carl Huffman - 1992 - Ancient Philosophy 12 (1):175-178.
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    The Pythagorean Precepts Of Aristoxenus: Crucial Evidence For Pythagorean Moral Philosophy.Carl Huffman - 2008 - Classical Quarterly 58 (1):104-119.
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    Philolaus.Carl Huffman - 2008 - Journal of Philosophy, Psychology and Scientific Methods.
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    Alcmaeon.Carl Huffman - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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  21. A.H. Coxon, The Fragments Of Parmenides. [REVIEW]Carl Huffman - 1988 - Philosophy in Review 8:337-339.
     
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  22. A New Mode of Being for Parmenides: A Discussion of John Palmer, Parmenides and Presocratic Philosophy.Carl A. Huffman - 2011 - Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 41:289-305.
     
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  23. Aristoxenus of Tarentum: The Pythagorean Precepts : An Edition of and Commentary on the Fragments with an Introduction.Carl A. Huffman (ed.) - 2019 - Cambridge University Press.
    The Pythagorean Precepts by Aristotle's pupil, Aristoxenus of Tarentum, present the principles of the Pythagorean way of life that Plato praised in the Republic. They are our best guide to what it meant to be a Pythagorean in the time of Plato and Aristotle. The Precepts have been neglected in modern scholarship and this is the first full edition and translation of and commentary on all the surviving fragments. The introduction provides an accessible overview of the ethical system of the (...)
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  24. Heraclitus' Critique of Pythagoras' Enquiry in Fragment 129.Carl Huffman - 2008 - Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 35:19-47.
  25. Pythagoras and Isis.Carl Huffman - forthcoming - Classical Quarterly:1-7.
    In this article I want to clarify the text of one of the short maxims assigned to Pythagoras in the ancient tradition, which are known as symbola or acusmata. Before I turn to the acusma in question, it is important to understand the context in which it appears. It occurs in Chapter 17 of Book 4 of Aelian's Historical Miscellany. Aelian's work was written in the early third century a.d. in Rome, and is a ‘miscellaneous collection of anecdotes and historical (...)
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  26. The Presocratics in Thomas Stanley's History of Philosophy.Carl Huffman - 2011 - In Oliver Primavesi & Katharina Luchner (eds.), The Presocratics From the Latin Middle Ages to Hermann Diels. Steiner Verlag.