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Mary-Louise Gill
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    Philosophos: Plato’s Missing Dialogue.Mary Louise Gill - 2012 - Oxford University Press.
    Forms in question -- A philosophical exercise -- The contest between Heraclitus and Parmenides -- Knowledge as expertise -- Appearances of the Sophist -- Refining the statesman -- The philosopher's object.
  2. Aristotle on Substance: The Paradox of Unity.Mary Louise Gill - 1989 - Princeton University Press.
    This book explores a fundamental tension in Aristotle's metaphysics: how can an entity such as a living organisma composite generated through the imposition of form on preexisting matterhave the conceptual unity that Aristotle demands of ...
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  3. Aristotle on Substance.Mary Louise GILL - 1989
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    Parmenides. Plato, Mary Louise Gill & Paul Ryan - 1996 - Hackett Publishing Company.
    "Gill's and Ryan's Parmenides is, simply, superb: the Introduction, more than a hundred pages long, is transparently clear, takes the reader meticulously through the arguments, avoids perverseness, and still manages to make sense of the dialogue as a whole; there is a fine selective bibliography; and those parts of the translation I have looked at in detail suggest that it too is very good indeed." --Christopher Rowe, _Phronesis_.
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  5. Aristotle’s Theory of Substance: The Categories and Metaphysics Zeta.Mary Louise Gill - 2003 - Mind 112 (447):583-586.
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    Aristotle on Substance: The Paradox of Unity.Mary Louise Gill - 1991 - Princeton University Press.
    This book explores a fundamental tension in Aristotle's metaphysics: how can an entity such as a living organisma composite generated through the imposition of form on preexisting matterhave the conceptual unity that Aristotle demands of primary substances? Mary Louise Gill bases her treatment of the problem of unity, and of Aristotle's solution, on a fresh interpretation of the relation between matter and form. Challenging the traditional understanding of Aristotelian matter, she argues that material substances are subverted by matter and maintained (...)
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    Introduction.James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press.
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  8. Aristotle on Substance. The Paradox of Unity.Mary Louise Gill - 1991 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 181 (4):668-671.
     
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    Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton.Mary Louise Gill & James G. Lennox (eds.) - 1994 - Princeton University Press.
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    A Companion to Ancient Philosophy.Mary Louise Gill & Pierre Pellegrin (eds.) - 2006 - Wiley-Blackwell.
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    Matter and Flux in Plato's Timaeus.Mary Louise Gill - 1987 - Phronesis 32 (1):34-53.
  12. Aristotle's Metaphysics Reconsidered.Mary Louise Gill - 2005 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 43 (3):223-241.
    Aristotle's metaphysics has stimulated intense renewed debate in the past twenty years. Much of the discussion has focused on Metaphysics Z, Aristotle's fascinating and difficult investigation of substance , and to a lesser extent on H and Θ. The place of the central books within the larger project of First Philosophy in the Metaphysics has engaged scholars since antiquity, and that relationship has also been reexamined. In addition, scholars have been exploring the Metaphysics from various broader perspectives—first, in relation to (...)
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    Substance, Form and Psyche: An Aristotelean Metaphysics.Mary Louise Gill - 1993 - Noûs 27 (1):89-91.
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    Aristotle on Substance: The Paradox of Unity.Christopher Shields & Mary Louise Gill - 1992 - Philosophical Review 101 (4):840.
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    A Map of Metaphysics Zeta.Mary Louise Gill - 2005 - Philosophical Quarterly 55 (218):114-121.
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  16. Division and Definition in Plato's Sophist and Statesman.Mary Louise Gill - 2010 - In David Charles (ed.), Definition in Greek Philosophy. Oxford University Press. pp. 172--201.
  17. Unity, Identity, and Explanation in Aristotle's Metaphysics.T. Scaltsas, David Charles & Mary Louise Gill (eds.) - 1994 - Oxford University Press.
    This volume presents fourteen essays by leading figures in the fields of ancient philosophy and contemporary metaphysics, discussing Aristotle's theory of the unity and identity of substances, a topic that remains at the center of metaphysical enquiry. The contributors examine the nature of essences, how they differ from other components of substance, and how they are related to these other components. The central questions discussed are: What does Aristotle mean by "potentiality" and "actuality?" How do these concepts explicate matter and (...)
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    Aristotle's Theory of Causal Action in "Physics" III 3.Mary Louise Gill - 1980 - Phronesis 25 (2):129 - 147.
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    The Limits of Teleology in Aristotle’s Meteorology IV.12.Mary Louise Gill - 2014 - Hopos: The Journal of the International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science 4 (2):335-50.
    Meteorology IV.12, the final chapter of Aristotle’s “chemical” treatise, is a major text for the traditional view that Aristotle believed in universal teleology, the idea that everything in the cosmos—including the elements, earth, water, air, and fire—is what it is because of the goal or good it serves. But in the context of the rest of Meteorology IV, a different picture emerges. Meteorology IV.1–11 analyze the dispositional properties of material compounds (malleability, elasticity, etc.), examine the behavior of stuffs when heated (...)
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  20. Individuals and Individuation.Mary Louise Gill - 1994 - In T. Scaltsas, David Charles & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Unity, Identity, and Explanation in Aristotle's Metaphysics. Oxford University Press.
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  21. Aristotle's Distinction Between Change and Activity.Mary Louise Gill - 2004 - Axiomathes 14:3-22.
    Aristotle's conception of being is dynamic. He believes that a thing is most itself when engaged in its proper activities, governed by its nature. This paper explores this idea by focusing on Metaphysics , a text that continues the investigation of substantial being initiated inMetaphysics Z. Q.1 claims that there are two potentiality-actuality distinctions, one concerned with potentiality in the strict sense, which is involved in change, the other concerned with potentiality in another sense, which he says is more useful (...)
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    Plato’s Phaedrus and the Method of Hippocrates.Mary Louise Gill - 2003 - Modern Schoolman 80 (4):295-314.
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    Design of the Exercise in Plato’s Parmenides.Mary Louise Gill - 2014 - Dialogue 53 (3):495-520.
    Dans la première partie duParménide, Socrate présente une théorie des Formes qui explique la comprésence d’opposés dans les choses ordinaires et soutient que les Formes ne peuvent avoir des caractéristiques opposées. Dans la deuxième partie, Parménide s’appuie sur les propos de Socrate; il en dérive des conséquences inacceptables — que la Forme de l’Un n’existe pas, et ainsi, que rien n’existe. Cette conclusion est indéniablement fausse. Pour éviter ceci, Socrate doit abandonner la thèse exposée dans la première partie et trouver (...)
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    Aristotle's Theory of Causal Action in Physics III 31.Mary Louise Gill - 1980 - Phronesis 25 (1):129-147.
  25. Aristotle's Attack on Universals.Mary Louise Gill - 2001 - Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 20:235-260.
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    Matter Against Substance.Mary Louise Gill - 1993 - Synthese 96 (3):379 - 397.
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  27. Essences, Powers, and Generic Propositions.Theodore Scaltsas, David Charles & Mary Louise Gill (eds.) - 1994 - Clarendon Press.
     
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    Aristotle and the Metaphysics.Mary Louise Gill - 2005 - Mind 114 (455):760-764.
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    Aristotle on the Individuation of Change.Mary Louise Gill - 1984 - Ancient Philosophy 4 (1):9-22.
  30. Aristotle's Attack on Universals.Mary Louise Gill - 2001 - In David Sedley (ed.), Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy: Volume Xx Summer 2001. Clarendon Press.
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    Method and Metaphysics in Plato's Sophist and Statesman.Mary Louise Gill - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
    The Sophist and Statesman are late Platonic dialogues, whose relative dates are established by their stylistic similarity to the Laws, a work that was apparently still “on the wax” at the time of Plato's death (Diogenes Laertius III.37). These dialogues are important in exhibiting Plato'sviews on method and metaphysics after he criticized his own most famous contribution to the history of philosophy, the theory of separate, immaterial forms, in the Parmenides. The Statesman also offers a transitional statement of Plato's political (...)
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    Critique of Aryeh Kosman, The Activity of Being: An Essay on Aristotle's Ontology.Mary Louise Gill - 2018 - European Journal of Philosophy 26 (2):854-859.
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    Plato's Reception of Parmenides. John A. Palmer.Mary Louise Gill - 2001 - Mind 110 (439):806-810.
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    Michael J. Loux, "Primary Ousia: An Essay on Aristotle's "Metaphysics" Z and H". [REVIEW]Mary Louise Gill - 1993 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 31 (2):278.
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    How Aristotle Gets by in Metaphysics Zeta, by Frank A. Lewis: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, Xvi + 324, £50.Mary Louise Gill - 2015 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 93 (2):395-397.
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    A Comprehensive Overview of Cosmopolitan Literature Garrett Wallace Brown and Megan Kime.Eric Brown, Hellenistic Cosmopolitanism, A. In & Mary Louise Gill - 2010 - In Garrett Wallace Brown & David Held (eds.), The Cosmopolitanism Reader. Polity.
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  37. Michael Frede and Günther Patzig, "Aristoteles "Metaphysik Z"". [REVIEW]Mary Louise Gill - 1990 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 28 (4):602.
  38. Abbreviations.James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press.
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  39. Bibliography.James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press. pp. 333-342.
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  40. Contributors.James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press. pp. 331-332.
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  41. Contents.James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press.
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  42. Frontmatter.James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press.
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  43. General Index.James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press. pp. 357-367.
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  44. Index Locorum.James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press. pp. 343-356.
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    Aristotle's Two Systems.Mary Louise Gill - 1993 - Review of Metaphysics 46 (3):616-617.
    A central exegetical problem in Aristotelian studies is deciding how best to deal with apparent inconsistencies in his writings. Early this century, Werner Jaeger, challenging unitarian approaches of the previous century, argued that conflicting views could be reconciled by relegating them to different stages of Aristotle's philosophical career. Although scholars have questioned some of Jaeger's specific proposals, genetic explanations of inconsistencies are still widely adopted.
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    Chapter 2. Aristotle on Self-Motion.Mary Louise Gill - 2017 - In James G. Lennox & Mary Louise Gill (eds.), Self-Motion: From Aristotle to Newton. Princeton University Press. pp. 15-34.
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    Sorabji and Aristotle Against Determinism.Mary Louise Gill - 1982 - Ancient Philosophy 2 (2):122-133.
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    PLATO, SOPHIST_- P. Crivelli Plato's Account of Falsehood. A Study of the _Sophist. Pp. Xii + 309. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Cased, £57, US$99. ISBN: 978-0-521-19913-1. [REVIEW]Mary Louise Gill - 2015 - The Classical Review 65 (1):53-55.
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    "Aristotle on Substance: The Paradox of Unity", by Mary Louise Gill. [REVIEW]Mary Louise Gill - 1993 - Ancient Philosophy 13 (1):209.
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    Aristoteles, "Metaphysik Z." Erster Band: Einleitung, Text Und Übersetzung. Zweiter Band: Kommentar.Mary Louise Gill - 1990 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 28 (4):602-605.
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