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Good source to know the current scholar work on Orphism, Hermetism, Phytagoriamism and Plato. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The order of the chapter is a little bit weird, or at least I did not get.
The editor Algis Uzdavinys is an author translator and scholar of remarkable scope who uses his scholarship and his own deep knowledge of the philosophia perennis to illustrate for us the timeless wisdom of these writings.
I don’t know if he was. This monograph is a exposition of philosophy uadavinys Orphean madness, what Plato called erotike mania: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads uzdavihys.
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Middlethought rated it it was amazing Aug 05, It’s a prolegomena where a critique is needed, and although it contains many brilliant insights and stunning observations, it’s tedious and exhausting to read, coming across like the ranting of an academic in the grip of a manic episode. The name strikes me as almost entirely arbitrary. I little bit scholar but straight to the point. Tyler Newton rated it liked it Jan 27, Zi rated it liked it Jul 27, Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
It stops at a completely arbitrary point.
Adam rated it it was amazing Dec 24, Refresh and try again. The name strikes me as almost entirely a This bizarre little book is an incoherent brain dump of brilliant ideas, reflecting the author’s Herculean effort to articulate key points of the lifeworld of antiquity, viz.
Aug 23, Barnaby Thieme rated it really liked it Shelves: It didn’t surprise me that he railed against methodical and careful scholars like M. Coeurnoble rated it it was amazing Jan 14, The Golden Chain Algis Uzdavinys.
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I was deeply put off by his argument by apposition. Ahmed rated it liked it Aug 21, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
An Anthology of Pythagorean and Platonic Philosophy. West, while praising similarly speculative authors like Jan Assmann, whom he quotes liberally. Pray without Ceasing Patrick Laude. Charles Parrent rated it it was amazing Dec 11, Native Spirit Thomas Yellowtail. Description This anthology of Pythagorean and Platonic philosophy promotes a new and fresh view of what Hellenic philosophy is and what kind of wisdom it offers us. Sep 27, Tony Gualtieri rated it it was amazing. Jul 01, Jose Luis Belmonte rated it it was amazing.
The Golden Chain : An Anthology of Pythagorean and Platonic Philosophy
I believe his basic intuition is sound, and I found his effort to expound on the nature of philosophic thought with respect to its transcendental content, and his deft navigation of diverse traditions by which it played out in different forms, to be at times virtuosic. Kim Skytte rated it it was ok Nov 28, Melitta rated it it was amazing Dec 20, Unique work of tracing the roots of some aspects of Plato: Only at the end did I start to suspect Uzdavinys might have been sarcastic uzdavonys times.
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Return to Book Page. Nathaniel Ritter rated it really liked it Jun 05, The foreword uzdavihys by John Finamore. Timothy rated it really liked it Apr 14, Trivia About Orpheus and the R Freidrich Hardenburg rated it it was amazing May 13, Uzdavinys readily admits this although I just can’t escape the feeling he was being a bit sarcastic.
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