The Resource Dynamic reading : studies in the reception of Epicureanism, edited by Brooke Holmes and W.H. Shearin

Dynamic reading : studies in the reception of Epicureanism, edited by Brooke Holmes and W.H. Shearin

Label
Dynamic reading : studies in the reception of Epicureanism
Title
Dynamic reading
Title remainder
studies in the reception of Epicureanism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brooke Holmes and W.H. Shearin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Dynamic Reading' examines the reception history of Epicureanism in the West, focusing in particular on the ways in which it has provided conceptual tools for defining how we read and respond to texts, art, and the world more generally
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
B512
LC item number
.D96 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Holmes, Brooke
  • Shearin, W. H
Series statement
Classical presences.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epicureans (Greek philosophy)
  • Epicureans (Greek philosophy)
  • Epikureismus
  • Rezeption
Label
Dynamic reading : studies in the reception of Epicureanism, edited by Brooke Holmes and W.H. Shearin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-365) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Haunting Nepos: Atticus and the performance of Roman Epicurean death / W.H. Shearin -- Epicurus's mistresses: pleasure, authority, and gender in the reception of the Kuriai Doxai in the second sophistic / Richard Fletcher -- Reading for pleasure: disaster and digression in the first renaissance commentary on Lucretius / Gerard Passannante -- Discourse ex nihilo: Epicurus and Lucretius in sixteenth-century England / Adam Rzepka -- Engendering modernity: Epicurean women from Lucretius to Rousseau / Natania Meeker -- Oscillate and reflect: la mettrie, materialist physiology, and the revival of the Epicurean canonic / James Steintrager -- Sensual idealism: the spirit of Epicurus and the politics of finitude in Kant and Hölderlin / Anthony Curtis Adler -- The sublime, today? / Glenn W. Most -- From heresy to nature: Leo Strauss's History of modern Epicureanism / Benjamin Aldes Wurgaft -- Epicurean presences in Foucault's The hermeneutics of the subject / Alain Gigandet -- Deleuze, Lucretius, and the simulacrum of naturalism / Brooke Holmes
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 383 pages, [8] pages of plates
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199794959
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011031838
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)746316070
  • (OCoLC)ocn746316070
Label
Dynamic reading : studies in the reception of Epicureanism, edited by Brooke Holmes and W.H. Shearin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-365) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Haunting Nepos: Atticus and the performance of Roman Epicurean death / W.H. Shearin -- Epicurus's mistresses: pleasure, authority, and gender in the reception of the Kuriai Doxai in the second sophistic / Richard Fletcher -- Reading for pleasure: disaster and digression in the first renaissance commentary on Lucretius / Gerard Passannante -- Discourse ex nihilo: Epicurus and Lucretius in sixteenth-century England / Adam Rzepka -- Engendering modernity: Epicurean women from Lucretius to Rousseau / Natania Meeker -- Oscillate and reflect: la mettrie, materialist physiology, and the revival of the Epicurean canonic / James Steintrager -- Sensual idealism: the spirit of Epicurus and the politics of finitude in Kant and Hölderlin / Anthony Curtis Adler -- The sublime, today? / Glenn W. Most -- From heresy to nature: Leo Strauss's History of modern Epicureanism / Benjamin Aldes Wurgaft -- Epicurean presences in Foucault's The hermeneutics of the subject / Alain Gigandet -- Deleuze, Lucretius, and the simulacrum of naturalism / Brooke Holmes
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 383 pages, [8] pages of plates
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199794959
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011031838
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)746316070
  • (OCoLC)ocn746316070

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