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The Resource From myth to reason? : studies in the development of Greek thought, edited by Richard Buxton

From myth to reason? : studies in the development of Greek thought, edited by Richard Buxton

Label
From myth to reason? : studies in the development of Greek thought
Title
From myth to reason?
Title remainder
studies in the development of Greek thought
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Buxton
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
BL782
LC item number
.F76 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Buxton, R. G. A
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  • Mythology, Greek
  • Philosophy, Ancient
Label
From myth to reason? : studies in the development of Greek thought, edited by Richard Buxton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-355) and index
Contents
From logos to mythos / Glenn W. Most -- Re-evaluating Gernet : value and Greek myth / Sitta von Reden -- Rationalization and disenchantment in ancient Greece : Max Weber among the Pythagoreans and Orphics? / Jan Bremmer -- The logic of cosmogony / Walter Burkert -- Myth, memory, and the chorus : 'tragic rationality' / John Gould -- The rhetoric of Muthos and Logos : forms of figurative discourse / Claude Calame -- Mythology : reflections from a Chinese perspective / Geoffrey Lloyd -- Euenius the negligent nightwatchman (Herodotus 9. 92-6) / Alan Griffiths -- 'Myth into Logos' : the case of Croesus, or the historian at work / François Hartog -- Monsters in Greek ethnography and society in the fifth and fourth centuries BCE / Dominique Lenfant -- Rationalizing myth : methods and motives in Palaephatus / Jacob Stern -- Demythologizing the past, mythicizing the present : myth, history, and the supernatural at the dawn of the Hellenistic period / Albert Henrichs -- What is a Muthos for Plato? / Penelope Murray -- Myth, history, and dialectic in Plato's Republic and Timaeus-Critias / Christopher Rowe -- Myth and Logos in Aristotle / Thomas K. Johansen -- The use of purple in cooking, medicine, and magic : an example of interference by the imaginary in rational discourse / Mireille Bélis -- Mythical production : aspects of myth and technology in antiquity / Fritz Graf
Control code
40489109
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 368 p.
Isbn
9780198152347
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98050450
Label
From myth to reason? : studies in the development of Greek thought, edited by Richard Buxton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-355) and index
Contents
From logos to mythos / Glenn W. Most -- Re-evaluating Gernet : value and Greek myth / Sitta von Reden -- Rationalization and disenchantment in ancient Greece : Max Weber among the Pythagoreans and Orphics? / Jan Bremmer -- The logic of cosmogony / Walter Burkert -- Myth, memory, and the chorus : 'tragic rationality' / John Gould -- The rhetoric of Muthos and Logos : forms of figurative discourse / Claude Calame -- Mythology : reflections from a Chinese perspective / Geoffrey Lloyd -- Euenius the negligent nightwatchman (Herodotus 9. 92-6) / Alan Griffiths -- 'Myth into Logos' : the case of Croesus, or the historian at work / François Hartog -- Monsters in Greek ethnography and society in the fifth and fourth centuries BCE / Dominique Lenfant -- Rationalizing myth : methods and motives in Palaephatus / Jacob Stern -- Demythologizing the past, mythicizing the present : myth, history, and the supernatural at the dawn of the Hellenistic period / Albert Henrichs -- What is a Muthos for Plato? / Penelope Murray -- Myth, history, and dialectic in Plato's Republic and Timaeus-Critias / Christopher Rowe -- Myth and Logos in Aristotle / Thomas K. Johansen -- The use of purple in cooking, medicine, and magic : an example of interference by the imaginary in rational discourse / Mireille Bélis -- Mythical production : aspects of myth and technology in antiquity / Fritz Graf
Control code
40489109
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 368 p.
Isbn
9780198152347
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98050450

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