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The Resource Plato in the Third Sophistic, edited by Ryan C. Fowler

Plato in the Third Sophistic, edited by Ryan C. Fowler

Label
Plato in the Third Sophistic
Title
Plato in the Third Sophistic
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ryan C. Fowler
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Plato in the Third Sophistic examines the influence and impact of Plato and Platonism in the era of Byzantine and Christian rhetoric. The volume brings together specially commissioned articles from leading scholars of late antique philosophy and literature. Their examinations show that Plato is the single most important and influential literary figure used to frame the literature of this time. Plato in the Third Sophistic will help scholars and students from a wide range of disciplines better understand the development of Christian literature in this era as an essential link in the history of
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
880.9382309015
Index
index present
LC call number
B395
LC item number
.P5193 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fowler, Ryan C.
Series statement
Millennium-Studien / Millennium Studies
Series volume
v. 50
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  • Plato
  • Christian literature, Byzantine
  • Plato
  • Plato
  • Christentum
  • Christian literature, Byzantine
  • Christian literature, Byzantine
  • Christian literature, Early
  • Classical Studies
  • Greek Language and Literature
  • Literatur
  • Plato
  • Rezeption
  • Griechische Literatur
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Christian literature, Byzantine
  • Literatur
  • Christentum
  • Rezeption
Label
Plato in the Third Sophistic, edited by Ryan C. Fowler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Contents; A Prolegomena to the Third Sophistic; Introduction to Plato in the Third Sophistic; Section 1: Platonist Philosophers; Reason and Irrationality: The intersection of philosophy and magic in later Neoplatonism; Rhetoric and Platonism in Fifth-Century Athens; "Pliable Platonism?" Olympiodorus and the Profession of Philosophy in Sixth- Century Alexandria; Section 2: Platonist Rhetors; Sic Traditur a Platone: Plato and the philosophers in Lactantius; Libanius Versus Plato; Platonic Ethics and Politics in Themistius and Julian
  • Plato (and Others) in the Orations of ThemistiusSection 3: Eusebius and the Cappadocian Fathers; The Platonism of Eusebius of Caesarea; Plato in the Cappadocian Fathers; Plato in Origen's and Gregory of Nyssa's Conception of the?A??? and the?????; Section 4: Christian Platonism and Rhetoric in Gaza; Choricius on Literature: A study of Platonic vocabulary referring to literary creation in Choricius of Gaza; "The Academy and the Lyceum are Among Us": Plato and the Platonic tradition in the works of Aeneas, Zacharias and Procopius; Index Locorum; Index Rerum
Control code
880400747
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614510321
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc893103
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880400747
Label
Plato in the Third Sophistic, edited by Ryan C. Fowler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Contents; A Prolegomena to the Third Sophistic; Introduction to Plato in the Third Sophistic; Section 1: Platonist Philosophers; Reason and Irrationality: The intersection of philosophy and magic in later Neoplatonism; Rhetoric and Platonism in Fifth-Century Athens; "Pliable Platonism?" Olympiodorus and the Profession of Philosophy in Sixth- Century Alexandria; Section 2: Platonist Rhetors; Sic Traditur a Platone: Plato and the philosophers in Lactantius; Libanius Versus Plato; Platonic Ethics and Politics in Themistius and Julian
  • Plato (and Others) in the Orations of ThemistiusSection 3: Eusebius and the Cappadocian Fathers; The Platonism of Eusebius of Caesarea; Plato in the Cappadocian Fathers; Plato in Origen's and Gregory of Nyssa's Conception of the?A??? and the?????; Section 4: Christian Platonism and Rhetoric in Gaza; Choricius on Literature: A study of Platonic vocabulary referring to literary creation in Choricius of Gaza; "The Academy and the Lyceum are Among Us": Plato and the Platonic tradition in the works of Aeneas, Zacharias and Procopius; Index Locorum; Index Rerum
Control code
880400747
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614510321
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc893103
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880400747

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