The Founders of Western Thought – The Presocratics

A diachronic parallelism between Presocratic Thought and Philosophy and the Natural Sciences

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-9790-4 (Print) 978-1-4020-9791-1 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

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    Pages 1-2

    Introduction

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    Pages 3-18

    The Juncture

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    Pages 19-27

    Introduction to the Presocratics

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    Pages 29-33

    Thales of Miletus (ca. 625–546 B.C.)

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    Pages 35-43

    Anaximander of Miletus (ca. 610–546 B.C.)

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    Pages 45-51

    Anaximenes of Miletus (ca. 585–525 B.C.)

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    Pages 53-84

    Pythagoras of Samos (ca. 570–496 B.C.)

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    Pages 85-99

    Xenophanes of Colophon (ca. 570–470, B.C.

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    Pages 101-134

    Heraclitus of Ephesus (ca. 540–480 B.C.)

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    Pages 135-165

    Parmenides of Elea (ca. 515–450 B.C.)

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    Pages 167-196

    Empedocles of Acragas (ca. 494–434 B.C.)

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    Pages 197-208

    Anaxagoras of Clazomenae (ca. 500–428 B.C.)

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    Pages 209-248

    Democritus of Abdera (ca. 460–360 B.C.)

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    Pages 249-254

    Epilogue

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 255-289