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Utopias in Ancient Thought - Destrée, Pierre (Editor), and Opsomer, Jan (Editor), and Roskam, Geert (Editor)
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This collection deals with utopias in the Greek and Roman worlds. Plato is the first and foremost name that comes to mind and, accordingly, 3 chapters (J. Annas; D. El Murr; A. Hazistavrou) are devoted to his various approaches to utopia in the Republic, Timaeus and Laws. But this volume's central vocation and originality comes from our taking on that theme in many other philosophical authors and literary genres. The philosophers include Aristotle (Ch. Horn) but also Cynics (S. Husson), Stoics (G. Reydams-Schils) and Cicero ...

Utopias in Ancient Thought 2021, de Gruyter, Berlin/Boston

ISBN-13: 9783110738209