Linked bibliography for the SEP article "Xenophanes" by James Lesher

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  • Bryan, Jenny, 2012, Likeness and Likelihood in the Presocratics and Plato, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Scholar)
  • Gemelli Marciano, M. L., 2007, Die Vorsokratiker. 1, Thales, Anaximander, Anaximenes, Pythagoras und die Pythagoreer, Xenophanes, Heraklit, Düsseldorf: Artemis and Winkler (in German). (Scholar)
  • Heitsch, E., 1983, Xenophanes: Die Fragmente, Munich and Zurich: Artemis Verlag (in German). (Scholar)
  • –––, 1994, Xenophanes und die Anfange kritischen Denkens, Mainz: Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur; Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag (in German). (Scholar)
  • Lesher, J.H., 1992, Xenophanes of Colophon: Fragments: A Text and Translation with Commentary, Toronto: University of Toronto Press (Greek texts of the fragments; translation, commentary, and notes in English). (Scholar)
  • Palmer, J., 2010, Parmenides and Presocratic Philosophy, Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Scholar)
  • Schäfer, C., 1996, Xenophanes von Kolophon: ein Vorsokratiker zwischen Mythos und Philosophie, Stuttgart: B.G. Teubner (in German). (Scholar)
  • Tor, S., 2017, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology: A Study of Hesiod, Xenophanes, and Parmenides, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Scholar)
  • Untersteiner, M., 1956, Senofane: Testimonianze e frammenti, Florence: La “Nuova Italia” (Greek texts of the fragments, commentary in Italian). (Scholar)

Articles or Chapters in Books

  • Barnes, J. 1979, The Presocratic Philosophers: Volume I (Chapter 5), London, Henley, and Boston: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 82–99. (Scholar)
  • Classen, C.J., 1989, “Xenophanes and the Tradition of Epic Poetry,” in Boudouris, K.J., ed. Ionian Philosophy, Athens: International Association for Greek Philosophy: International Center for Greek Philosophy and Culture, 91–103. (Scholar)
  • Diels, H. and W. Kranz, 1952, Die Fragmente der Vorsokratiker (in three volumes), 6th edition, Dublin and Zurich: Weidmann, Volume I, Chapter 21, 113–39 (Greek texts of the fragments and testimonia with translations of the fragments in German). (Scholar)
  • Finkelberg, A., 1990, “Studies in Xenophanes,” Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, 93: 104–67. (Scholar)
  • Fränkel, H., 1925, “Xenophannestudien,” Hermes, Vol. 60, 174–92; reprinted in Fränkel, 1968, Wege und Formen frügriechischen Denkens, 3rd edition, Munich: C.H. Beck Verlag. A portion of this article was translated into English by M.R. Cosgrove as “Xenophanes’ Empiricism and His Critique of Knowledge” in A.P.D. Mourelatos, ed., 1974, The Pre-Socratics, Garden City, NY: Anchor Press/Doubleday, 118–31. (Scholar)
  • Granger, H., 2004, “Heraclitus’ Quarrel with Polymathy and Historie,” Transactions of the America Philological Association, 134: 235–261. (Scholar)
  • –––, 2007, “Poetry and prose: Xenophanes of Colophon,” Transactions of the American Philological Association, 137: 403–33. (Scholar)
  • Guthrie, W.K.C., 1962, A History of Greek Philosophy, Volume I (Chapter 6), Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 360–402. (Scholar)
  • Hobden, F., 2013, The Symposium in Ancient Greek Society and Thought, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Chapter 1 (“Metasympotics”): 22-65. (Scholar)
  • Kirk, G.S., J.E. Raven, and M. Schofield, 1983, The Presocratic Philosophers, 2nd edition, (Chapter 5), Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 163–80. (Scholar)
  • Lesher, J. H., 2008, “The Humanizing of Knowledge,” in Patricia Curd and Daniel Graham, eds, The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 458–84. (Scholar)
  • Mogyoródi, E., 2006, “Xenophanes’ epistemology and Parmenides’ quest for knowledge,” in M.Sassa, ed., La costruzione del discorso filosofico nell’età dei Presocratici, Pisa: Ed. della Normale, 123–60. (Scholar)
  • McKirahan, R.D., 1994, Philosophy before Socrates (Chapter 7), Indianapolis and Cambridge: Hackett Publishing Co., 59–68. (Scholar)
  • Palmer, J., 1998, “Xenophanes’ ouranian god in the fourth century,” Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, 16: 1–34. (Scholar)
  • –––, 2000, ‘Aristotle and the Ancient Theologians,’ Apeiron, 33: 181–205. (Scholar)
  • Schofield, M., 1997, “The Ionians,” in C.C.W. Taylor, Routledge History of Philosophy: Volume I (Chapter 2), London and New York: Routledge, 47–87. (Scholar)
  • Warren, J., 2007, Presocratics: Natural Philosophers Before Socrates, Berkeley: University of California Press. (Scholar)

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