The Resource Lore and science in ancient Pythagoreanism., Translated by Edwin L. Minar, Jr

Lore and science in ancient Pythagoreanism., Translated by Edwin L. Minar, Jr

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Lore and science in ancient Pythagoreanism.
Title
Lore and science in ancient Pythagoreanism.
Statement of responsibility
Translated by Edwin L. Minar, Jr
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Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
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committed to retain for EAST
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DLC
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1931-2015
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Burkert, Walter
Index
index present
Language note
Translation of Weisheit und Wissenschaft; Studien zu Pythagoras, Philolaos und Platon
LC call number
B243
LC item number
.B813
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
B 243
NLM item number
B959w 1972
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  • Philolaus
  • Plato
  • Philolaus
  • Plato
  • Pythagoras
  • Philolaus
  • Platon
  • Philolaos
  • Philolaus
  • Plato
  • Pythagoras and Pythagorean school
  • Philosophy
  • Pythagore et pythagorisme
  • Pythagoras and Pythagorean school
  • Pythagoreer
  • Pythagoreer
Label
Lore and science in ancient Pythagoreanism., Translated by Edwin L. Minar, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of Weisheit und Wissenschaft; Studien zu Pythagoras, Philolaos und Platon
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 493-508
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
I. Platonic and Pythagorean Number Theory. -- 1. The Platonic Theory of Ideal Numbers -- 2. The philosophy of the Pythagoreans according to Aristotle -- 3. The Later Non-Aristotelian Tradition and Its Sources, Speusippus, Xenocrates, and Heraclides Ponticus -- 4. Pythagoreanism in Plato and the Origin in Platonism of the Pythagorean Tradition -- II. Pythagoras in the Earlist Tradition. -- 1. Source Problems -- 2. Historical Background -- 3. Metemphychosis and "Shamanism" -- 4. Acusmata -- 5. Acusmatici and Mathematici -- 6. Early Evidence for Pythagoras as a Scientist? -- III. Philolaus. -- 1. The Special Position of Philolaus' Book in the Pythagorean Tradition -- 2. The Spurious and the Genuine in the Philolaus Fragments -- 3. Reflection of Pythagorean Philosophy in the Fifth Century B.C.? -- IV. Astronomy and Pythagoreanism. -- 1. The Structure of the World and the Planetary System -- 2. The Theory of Planetary Movements -- 3. The Cosmos of Philolaus -- 4. Harmony of the S[heres and Astral Immortality -- V. Pythagorean Musical Theory. -- 1. Speculation, Experimentation, and Fiction -- 2. Number Symbolism and Calculation of Proportions in Philolaus -- VI. Pythagorean Number Theory and Greek Mathematics. -- 1. Did the Pythagoreans Lay the Foundations of Greek Mathematics? -- 2. Pythagorean Arithmetic -- 3. Pythagorean Geometry and Mathematical Secrets -- 4. Number and Cosmos
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
535 pages
Isbn
9780674539181
Lccn
70162856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)409548
Label
Lore and science in ancient Pythagoreanism., Translated by Edwin L. Minar, Jr
Publication
Note
Translation of Weisheit und Wissenschaft; Studien zu Pythagoras, Philolaos und Platon
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 493-508
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Platonic and Pythagorean Number Theory. -- 1. The Platonic Theory of Ideal Numbers -- 2. The philosophy of the Pythagoreans according to Aristotle -- 3. The Later Non-Aristotelian Tradition and Its Sources, Speusippus, Xenocrates, and Heraclides Ponticus -- 4. Pythagoreanism in Plato and the Origin in Platonism of the Pythagorean Tradition -- II. Pythagoras in the Earlist Tradition. -- 1. Source Problems -- 2. Historical Background -- 3. Metemphychosis and "Shamanism" -- 4. Acusmata -- 5. Acusmatici and Mathematici -- 6. Early Evidence for Pythagoras as a Scientist? -- III. Philolaus. -- 1. The Special Position of Philolaus' Book in the Pythagorean Tradition -- 2. The Spurious and the Genuine in the Philolaus Fragments -- 3. Reflection of Pythagorean Philosophy in the Fifth Century B.C.? -- IV. Astronomy and Pythagoreanism. -- 1. The Structure of the World and the Planetary System -- 2. The Theory of Planetary Movements -- 3. The Cosmos of Philolaus -- 4. Harmony of the S[heres and Astral Immortality -- V. Pythagorean Musical Theory. -- 1. Speculation, Experimentation, and Fiction -- 2. Number Symbolism and Calculation of Proportions in Philolaus -- VI. Pythagorean Number Theory and Greek Mathematics. -- 1. Did the Pythagoreans Lay the Foundations of Greek Mathematics? -- 2. Pythagorean Arithmetic -- 3. Pythagorean Geometry and Mathematical Secrets -- 4. Number and Cosmos
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
535 pages
Isbn
9780674539181
Lccn
70162856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)409548

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