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The Resource Parmenides, Plato, and mortal philosophy : return from transcendence, Vishwa Adluri

Parmenides, Plato, and mortal philosophy : return from transcendence, Vishwa Adluri

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Parmenides, Plato, and mortal philosophy : return from transcendence
Title
Parmenides, Plato, and mortal philosophy
Title remainder
return from transcendence
Statement of responsibility
Vishwa Adluri
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Language
eng
Summary
In a new interpretation of Parmenides' philosophical poem On Nature, Vishwa Adluri considers Parmenides as a thinker of mortal singularity, a thinker who is concerned with the fate of irreducibly unique individuals. Adluri argues that the tripartite division of Parmenides' poem allows the thinker to brilliantly hold together the paradox of speaking about being in time and articulates a tragic knowing: mortals may aspire to the transcendence of metaphysics, but are inescapably returned to their mortal condition. Hence, Parmenides' poem articulates a "tragic return", i.e., a turn away from meta
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Adluri, Vishwa
Dewey number
182/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
B235.P24
LC item number
A34 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Parmenides
Series statement
Continuum studies in ancient philosophy
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  • Parmenides
  • Plato
  • Finite, The
  • Parmenides
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Finite, The
Label
Parmenides, Plato, and mortal philosophy : return from transcendence, Vishwa Adluri
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-203) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Beginnings : Arkhai -- pt. 2. Parmenides -- pt. 3. Plato and the pre-Socratic -- pt. 4. Forewording
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703255362
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1 online resource (212 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781441139108
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
Other control number
9786612947940
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294794
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703255362
Label
Parmenides, Plato, and mortal philosophy : return from transcendence, Vishwa Adluri
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-203) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Beginnings : Arkhai -- pt. 2. Parmenides -- pt. 3. Plato and the pre-Socratic -- pt. 4. Forewording
Control code
703255362
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441139108
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612947940
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
294794
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703255362

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