By Danielle Layne,David D. Butorac

This quantity investigates Proclus' personal suggestion and his wide-ranging impression inside overdue Neoplatonic, Alexandrine and Byzantinian philosophy and theology. It additional explores how Procline metaphysics and doctrines of causality effect and transition into Arabic and Islamic inspiration, up till Richard Hooker in England, Spinoza in Holland and Pico in Italy. John Dillon offers a worthy review of Proclus' notion, Harold Tarrant discusses Proclus' effect inside Alexandrian philosophy and Tzvi Langermann provides flooring breaking paintings at the Jewish reception of Proclus, concentrating on the paintings of Joseph Solomon Delmedigo (1591-1655), whereas Stephen Gersh provides a entire synopsis of Proclus' reception all through Christendom. the amount additionally offers works from impressive students like Helen Lang, Sarah put on and Crystal Addey and has a substantial power in its presentation of Pseudo-Dionysius, Proclus' transmission and improvement in Arabic philosophy and the matter of the eternity of the realm. it is crucial for someone drawn to the improvement and transition of principles from the overdue historical global onwards.

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