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The invention and gendering of Epicurus

Pamela Gordon

The invention and gendering of Epicurus

by Pamela Gordon

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epicureans (Greek philosophy),
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPamela Gordon
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB573 .G67 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25101777M
    ISBN 109780472118083, 9780472028177
    LC Control Number2011043630

    Epicurus (Ancient Greek: Ἐπίκουρος, romanized: Epíkouros; – BC) was an ancient Greek philosopher and sage who founded Epicureanism, a highly influential school of was born on the Greek island of Samos to Athenian parents. Influenced by Democritus, Aristippus, Pyrrho, and possibly the Cynics, he turned against the Platonism of his day and established his own. Epicurus and His Philosophy was first published in Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. In this volume, the first comprehensive book in English about Epicurus, existing data on the life.

    Epicurus. The Ancient Greek philosopher Epicurus was born in BC, on the island of Samos, a few miles off the coast of modern Turkey. He had an unusually long beard, wrote over three hundred books and was one of the most famous philosophers of his age. What made him famous was his skilful and relentless focus on one particular subject. Their damaged state explains the numerous gaps ('lacunae') in our text of part of Book 25 of Epicurus' On Nature (text 34). Other fragments are small portions of Epicurus works quoted by other Epicurean writers, such as Philodemus of Gadara, whose charred books were also found in Herculaneum. Still other fragments are small portions of Epicurus.

    The Invention of Women: Making an African Sense of Western Gender Discourses, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis. Fellowships and Awards. Distinguished Book Award in the Gender and Sex Section of the American Sociological Association; Finalist for the Herskovitts Prize of the African Studies g: Epicurus. The Invention and Gendering of Epicurus studies how the Garden's outlook on pleasure captured Greek and Roman imaginations-particularly among non-Epicureans-for generations after its legendary.


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The Invention and Gendering of Epicurus studies how the Garden's outlook on pleasure captured Greek and Roman imaginationsparticularly among non-Epicureansfor generations after its legendary founding. Unsympathetic sources from disparate eras generally focus not on historic personages but on the symbolic by: 3.

The Invention and Gendering of Epicurus studies how the Garden's outlook on pleasure captured Greek and Roman imaginations-particularly among non-Epicureans-for generations after its legendary founding.

Unsympathetic sources from disparate eras generally focus not on historic personages but on the symbolic Epicurean. The Invention and Gendering of Epicurus studies how the Garden's outlook on pleasure captured Greek and Roman imaginations—particularly among non-Epicureans—for generations after its legendary founding.

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