Epistemology (Companions to Ancient Thought)

4 avg rating
( 1 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780521349697: Epistemology (Companions to Ancient Thought)

This volume deals with Epistemology. The period from the sixth century BC to the second and third centuries AD was one of the most fertile for the theory of knowledge, and the range of 'epistemic states' explored in the ancient texts is much wider than those to be found in contemporary discussions of epistemology or cognition. Greek philosophers approached these problems in a great variety of ways, from the extreme relativism of Protagoras to the scepticism of the Pyrrhonists, and the contributors demonstrate both the familiarity and novelty of this range of views in their critical essays.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

"The essays are well written, learned, and philosophically sophisticated." Choice

"Overall, this is a fine collection of essays, one which can be read with profit either by a beginning student or by a scholar. The contributors discuss their subject in the best traditions of history of philosophy, showing knowledge of and respect for both ancient and modern traditions, without trying to make over either tradition in the interests of the other." Daniel W. Graham, Teaching Philosophy

"Everson's first volume must be judged an unqualified success, since it demonstrates better than any comparable anthology both the variety and philosophical sophistication of ancient epistemological discussions." Philip Mitsis, Classical World

Book Description:

This volume, the first in the Companions to Ancient Thought series, deals with Epistemology in the period from the sixth century BC to the second and third centuries AD; the theory of knowledge, and the range of 'epistemic states' explored in the ancient texts is much wider than those to be found in contemporary discussions of epistemology or cognition

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Everson, Stephen
Published by Cambridge University Press 1990-02 (1990)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Quantity Available: 5
Print on Demand
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press 1990-02, 1990. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-LSI-06850475

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
32.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Stephen Everson
Published by CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (1990)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 224 x 163 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This volume deals with Epistemology. The period from the sixth century BC to the second and third centuries AD was one of the most fertile for the theory of knowledge, and the range of epistemic states explored in the ancient texts is much wider than those to be found in contemporary discussions of epistemology or cognition. Greek philosophers approached these problems in a great variety of ways, from the extreme relativism of Protagoras to the scepticism of the Pyrrhonists, and the contributors demonstrate both the familiarity and novelty of this range of views in their critical essays. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9780521349697

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
39.10
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Stephen Everson
Published by CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (1990)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 224 x 163 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. This volume deals with Epistemology. The period from the sixth century BC to the second and third centuries AD was one of the most fertile for the theory of knowledge, and the range of epistemic states explored in the ancient texts is much wider than those to be found in contemporary discussions of epistemology or cognition. Greek philosophers approached these problems in a great variety of ways, from the extreme relativism of Protagoras to the scepticism of the Pyrrhonists, and the contributors demonstrate both the familiarity and novelty of this range of views in their critical essays. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9780521349697

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
40.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Edited by Stephen Everson
Published by Cambridge Univ Pr (1990)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge Univ Pr, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 288 pages. 9.25x6.25x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0521349699

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
36.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Everson, Stephen
Published by Cambridge University Press (1990)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 1990. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # LQ-9780521349697

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
34.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Everson, Stephen
Published by Cambridge University Press (2016)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9780521349697_lsuk

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
40.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.34
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Everson, Stephen
Published by Cambridge University Press (1990)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 1990. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # I2-9780521349697

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
42.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.21
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Stephen Everson
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. This item is Print on Demand - Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # POD_9780521349697

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
48.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Stephen Everson
Published by Cambridge University Press (1990)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0521349699

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
55.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Stephen Everson
Published by Cambridge University Press (2017)
ISBN 10: 0521349699 ISBN 13: 9780521349697
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Print on Demand
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 2017. Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # 0521349699

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
55.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.41
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book