Theophrastus' Characters

Theophrastus' Characters: A New Introduction

English | ISBN: 1138244430 | 2018 | 124 Pages | PDF | 1197 KB


This book presents an introduction to the Characters, a collection of thirty amusing descriptions of character types who lived in Athens in the fourth century BCE. The author of the work, Theophrastus, was Aristotle's colleague, his immediate successor and head of his philosophical school for thirty-five years. Pertsinidis' lively, original and scholarly monograph introduces Theophrastus as a Greek philosopher. It also outlines the remarkable influence of the Characters as a literary work and provides a detailed discussion of the work's purpose and its connection with comedy, ethics and rhetoric.

Download:

http://longfiles.com/6z0ln7i3hs2c/Theophrastus'_Characters_A_New_Introduction.pdf.html

[Fast Download] Theophrastus' Characters


Related eBooks:
The Pocket Oracle and Art of Prudence (Penguin Classics)
Hegel's Foundation Free Metaphysics
Discourses, Fragments, Handbook (Oxford World's Classics)
The Concept of Will in Classical German Philosophy
Evidence, Decision and Causality
Defending the Correspondence Theory of Truth
From Individual to Plural Agency: Collective Action I
Continental Philosophy and Philosophy of Religion
Robert M. Wallace - Hegel's Philosophy of Reality, Freedom, and God
Logical Modalities from Aristotle to Carnap: The Story of Necessity
Adam Smith: An Enlightened Life by Nicholas
The Promise of Memory: History And Politics in Marx, Benjamin, And Derrida
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.