Plato and Platonism
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Plato and Platonism a series of lectures. by Walter Pater

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


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Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL13525459M

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Plato’s Platonism is an attempt to construct the most consistent and defensible positive system uniting the five "antis." It is also the system that all later Platonists throughout Antiquity attributed to Plato when countering attacks from critics including Peripatetics, Stoics, and Sceptics.   Book from Project Gutenberg: Plato and Platonism Library of Congress Classification: B. Books shelved as plato-platonism: Oxford Handbook of the Self by Shaun Gallagher, A Source Book in Indian Philosophy by Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, The Cam.   But the two have far more in common than just importance—in fact, Plato helped set the intellectual stage for the early church. Dean Inge, the famous professor of divinity, writes that: “ Platonism is part of the vital structure of Christian theology.

By Platonism, the author clarifies, is meant not Neo-Platonism of any kind, but the leading principles of Plato's doctrine, which I have tried to see in close connexion with himself as . I can only recommend this book if you're really very interested in Plato, and don't have too many difficulties reading Plato and the author of this book, Pater. The contents of this book is: 1. Plato and the Doctrine of Motion 2. Plato and the Doctrine of Rest 3. Plato and the Doctrine of Number 4. Plato and Socrates 5. Plato and the Sophists /5(11).   "In From Plato to Platonism, Lloyd P. Gerson formulates in a new way the basic presuppositions behind Platonism and works them out with proper attention to the Old Academy, the New Academy, and the 'Middle' Platonists in a way that has not been done before, as well as bringing Aristotle into the work enhances Gerson's considerable reputation as an interpreter of the Brand: Cornell University Press.   Plato and Platonism is a philosophy essay by Walter Horatio Pater that states: "Plato has seemed to many to have been scarcely less than the creator of philosophy; and it is an immense advance he makes, from the crude or turbid beginnings of scientific enquiry with the Ionians or the Eleatics, to that wide range of perfectly finished philosophical literature."Author: Walter Horatio Pater.