By Verity Harte,Melissa Lane

this is often the 1st exploration of ways rules of politeia (constitution) constitution either political and extra-political kin through the entirety of Greek and Roman philosophy, starting from Presocratic to classical, Hellenistic, and Neoplatonic notion. A hugely wonderful overseas crew of students examine subject matters resembling the Athenian, Spartan and Platonic visions of politeia, the reshaping of Greek and Latin vocabularies of politics, the perform of politics in Plato and Proclus, the politics of price in Plato, Aristotle and the Stoics, and the extension of constitutional order to discussions of animals, gods and the cosmos. the quantity is devoted to Professor Malcolm Schofield, one of many world's prime students of historical philosophy.

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