The advent of pluralism diversity and conflict in the age of Sophocles

In this study of the relationship between a modern philosophical idea and an ancient historical moment, Lauren Apfel explores how the notion of pluralism, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, features in the classical Greek world and, more specifically, in the thought of three of its most prominent figures...

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Main Author: Apfel, Lauren J.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2011, 2011
Series:Oxford classical monographs / Oxford classical monographs
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:In this study of the relationship between a modern philosophical idea and an ancient historical moment, Lauren Apfel explores how the notion of pluralism, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, features in the classical Greek world and, more specifically, in the thought of three of its most prominent figures: Protagoras Herodotus, and Sophocles
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780191724985