Anaximander and the Architects

The Contributions of Egyptian and Greek Architectural Technologies to the Origins of Greek Philosophy

Author: Robert Hahn

Publisher: SUNY Press


Category: Architecture

Page: 350

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Uses textual and archaeological evidence to argue that emerging Egyptian and Greek architectural technologies were crucial to the origins and development of Greek philosophy.

Anaximander and the Origins of Greek Cosmology

Author: Charles H. Kahn

Publisher: Hackett Publishing


Category: Philosophy

Page: 247

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Through criticism and analysis of ancient traditions, Kahn reconstructs the pattern of Anaximander’s thought using historical methods akin to the reconstructive techniques of comparative linguists.

Anaximander in Context

New Studies in the Origins of Greek Philosophy

Author: Dirk L. Couprie

Publisher: SUNY Press


Category: Philosophy

Page: 304

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Places the development of Anaximander's thought within social, political, cosmological, astronomical, and technological contexts.

Essays in Ancient Greek Philosophy VI

Before Plato

Author: John Peter Anton

Publisher: SUNY Press


Category: Philosophy

Page: 256

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An anthology devoted to the intellectual developments that led up to the philosophy of Plato.

Greek Materialists: Thales, Anaximander and Anaximenes






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Features information about the Greek philosophers Thales of Miletus (624-546 B.C.), Anaximander (c.611-546 B.C.), and Anaximenes of Miletus (c.545 B.C.). Notes that each of the philosophers believed that the universe consisted of material substance rather than being mental or spiritual. Describes the beliefs of each of the philosophers. Includes information about Scientific Pantheism.


A Re-assessment

Author: Andrew Gregory

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing


Category: Philosophy

Page: 312

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A coherent and in-depth appraisal of Anaximander, a formative and highly influential figure in the history of early Greek thought.

The Apeiron of Anaximander

A Study in the Origin and Function of Metaphysical Ideas

Author: Paul Seligman



Category: Metaphysics

Page: 181

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