Item description for Sextus Empiricus: The Transmission and Recovery of Pyrrhonism (American Classical Studies) by Luciano Floridi...
The subject is Sextus Empiricus, one the chief sources of information on ancient philosophy and one of the most influential authors in the history of skepticism. Sextus' works have had an extraordinary influence on western philosophy, and this book provides the first exhaustive and detailed study of their recovery, transmission, and intellectual influence through Late Antiquity, the Middle Ages, and the Renaissance. This study deals with Sextus' biography, as well as the history of the availability and reception of his works. It also contains an extensive bibliographical section, including editions, translations, and commentaries.
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Studio: An American Philological Association Book
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.52" Width: 6.44" Height: 0.76" Weight: 0.89 lbs.
Release Date Apr 11, 2002
Publisher An American Philological Association Book
ISBN 0195146719 ISBN13 9780195146714
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More About Luciano Floridi
Luciano Floridi is Professor and Research Chair in Philosophy of Information, University of Hertfordshire, Fellow of St Cross College, Oxford University, and UNESCO Chair in Information and Computer Ethics. His publications include Philosophy and Computing: An Introduction (1999) and The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Computing and Information (2004).
Luciano Floridi was born in 1964 and has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Oxford, University of Hertfordshire University of Bari;.
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