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The Resource Pythagoras and the early Pythagoreans, Leonid Zhmud ; translated from Russian by Kevin Windle and Rosh Ireland

Pythagoras and the early Pythagoreans, Leonid Zhmud ; translated from Russian by Kevin Windle and Rosh Ireland

Label
Pythagoras and the early Pythagoreans
Title
Pythagoras and the early Pythagoreans
Statement of responsibility
Leonid Zhmud ; translated from Russian by Kevin Windle and Rosh Ireland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
In ancient tradition, Pythagoras emerges as a wise teacher, an outstanding mathematician, an influential politician, and as a religious and ethical reformer. This volume offers a study of Pythagoras, Pythagoreanism, and the early Pythagoreans through an analysis of the many representations of the individual and his followers
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zhmudʹ, L. I︠A︡.
Index
index present
LC call number
B243
LC item number
.Z4513 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Windle, Kevin
  • Ireland, Rosh
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pythagoras
  • Pythagoras
  • Pythagoras
  • Pythagoras and Pythagorean school
  • Philosophers, Ancient
  • Science
  • Religion
  • Philosophers, Ancient
  • Pythagoras and Pythagorean school
  • Religion
  • Science
  • Philosophie
  • Pythagoreer
  • Religion
  • Pythagoreer
  • Philosophie
  • Religion
Label
Pythagoras and the early Pythagoreans, Leonid Zhmud ; translated from Russian by Kevin Windle and Rosh Ireland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Nauka, filosofii︠a︡ i religii︠a︡ v rannem pifagoreizme
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Pythagorean question : problems, methods, and sources -- The early tradition on Pythagoras and its development -- Biography : sources, facts, and legends -- Who were the Pythagoreans? -- The Pythagorean communities -- Mathematici and Acusmatici : the Pythagorean 'symbols' -- Shamanism and metempsychosis -- Mathematics -- Harmonics and acoustics -- Astronomy -- Medicine and life sciences -- Pythagorean philosophies -- Pythagorean number doctrine in the Academy and Lyceum
Control code
764348689
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxiv, 491 pages
Isbn
9780199289318
Lccn
2012930974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)764348689
Label
Pythagoras and the early Pythagoreans, Leonid Zhmud ; translated from Russian by Kevin Windle and Rosh Ireland
Publication
Note
Translation of: Nauka, filosofii︠a︡ i religii︠a︡ v rannem pifagoreizme
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Pythagorean question : problems, methods, and sources -- The early tradition on Pythagoras and its development -- Biography : sources, facts, and legends -- Who were the Pythagoreans? -- The Pythagorean communities -- Mathematici and Acusmatici : the Pythagorean 'symbols' -- Shamanism and metempsychosis -- Mathematics -- Harmonics and acoustics -- Astronomy -- Medicine and life sciences -- Pythagorean philosophies -- Pythagorean number doctrine in the Academy and Lyceum
Control code
764348689
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxiv, 491 pages
Isbn
9780199289318
Lccn
2012930974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)764348689

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