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From myth to philosophy

Natalia R. Moehle

From myth to philosophy

philosophical implications of the mystic understanding of transtemporal identity

by Natalia R. Moehle

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myth.,
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNatalia R. Moehle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL304 .M64 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 134 p. ;
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2379675M
    ISBN 100819163562, 0819163570
    LC Control Number87008212

    Plato and myth - the misunderstanding of the Republic's condemnation. I have entitled this article "Myth - the Final Phase of Platonic Education" for two reasons: firstly because I want to explore the fascinating area of Platonic myth; and secondly because I hope that the title will have provoked a small degree of surprise, since it is commonly held that Plato disliked myth.   Focus Questions for Plato's "Myth of the Ring of Gyges" Notes are arranged in response to the questions stated above in reference to chapter "The Ring of Gyges" from Plato's Republic, translated by Benjamin Jowlett, Book II, —d in Reading for Philosophical Inquiry as well as many other introductory philosophy texts.

    Not only will those seeking a thought-provoking philosophy of mythology find this book rewarding, but also readers with interest in the philosophy of history, the philosophy of language, and the philosophy of religion will be quickened by Schelling’s forays in these areas. The translators, who have also provided copious notes and a glossary. The Myth of Disenchantment is a most stimulating and informative book.” Journal of the American Academy of Religion “ The Myth of Disenchantment is a model monograph: a work that condenses a dizzying array of information into a tightly woven and significant argument and then relays it in easily understandable and enjoyable prose.

    Secreting Myth: To Think Sa Otherwise 5. Myth and the Gift, If There is Any.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" In Derrida, Myth and the Impossibility of Philosophy, Anais N. Spitzer shows that philosophy cannot separate itself from myth since myth is an inevitable condition of the possibility of philosophy. Myth and Philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus. Published: J Daniel S. Werner, Myth and Philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus, Cambridge University Press, , pp., $ (hbk), ISBN Reviewed by Annie Larivée, Carleton University.


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