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The Resource Damascius' Problems and solutions concerning first principles, translated from the Greek by Sara Ahbel-Rappe, (electronic resource)

Damascius' Problems and solutions concerning first principles, translated from the Greek by Sara Ahbel-Rappe, (electronic resource)

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Damascius' Problems and solutions concerning first principles
Title
Damascius' Problems and solutions concerning first principles
Statement of responsibility
translated from the Greek by Sara Ahbel-Rappe
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
approximately 480-approximately 550
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Damaskios
Dewey number
186/.4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ahbel-Rappe, Sara
Series statement
Religion in translation series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
First philosophy
Label
Damascius' Problems and solutions concerning first principles, translated from the Greek by Sara Ahbel-Rappe, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Prolegomenon""; ""Note on the Translation""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Introduction to the Life and Philosophy of Damascius""; ""TRANSLATION OF DAMASCIUSâ€? PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS CONCERNING FIRST PRINCIPLES""; ""PART ONE. ON THE INEFFABLE""; ""SECTION I. ON THE INEFFABLE""; ""Chapter 1. On the Ineffable and Its Relationship to All Things""; ""Chapter 2. The Transcendence of the Ineffable""; ""Chapter 3. Our Affinity with the Ineffable""; ""Chapter 4. Speculation Concerning the Ineffable""; ""Chapter 5. On Plato and the Language of Metaphysics""
  • ""Chapter 6. That the One Is Unknowable""""Chapter 7. On the Complete Overturning of All Discourse Concerning the Ineffable""; ""Chapter 8. Three Questions Concerning the Ineffable qua Its Status as First Principle""; ""SECTION II. ASCENT TO THE FIRST PRINCIPLE""; ""Chapter 9. First Method: Self-Sufficiency as the Criterion""; ""Chapter 10. Nature as a First Principle""; ""Chapter 11. The Irrational Soul""; ""Chapter 12. The Rational Soul and Intellect""; ""Chapter 13. The One Is Not the First Principle""; ""Chapter 14. Second Method of Ascent: From the Potential to the Actual""
  • ""Chapter 15. Digression: Does Irrational Soul Move Itself?""""Chapter 16. Irrational Soul and the Living Being""; ""Chapter 17. Self-Motion Defined""; ""Chapter 18. The Degrees and Kinds of Self-Motion""; ""Chapter 19. The Self-Mover is not the First Principle""; ""Chapter 20. Intellect is Not the First Principle""; ""Chapter 21. Being Is Not the First Principle""; ""Chapter 22. The One as the First Principle""; ""Chapter 23. Third Method of Ascent: The World as First Principle""; ""Chapter 24. The Unmanifest Diacosm Is Not the First Principle""; ""PART TWO. ON THE ONE""
  • ""SECTION III. ON THE ONE AND ON KNOWLEDGE OF THE ONE""""Chapter 25. Is There a Principle That Mediates between the One and the Ineffable?""; ""Chapter 26. The One Cannot Be Known""; ""Chapter 27. Cognitive Reversion Does Not Bring about Knowledge of the One""; ""Chapter 28. Excursus on Multiplicity""; ""Chapter 29. Unitary Knowledge""; ""SECTION IV. ON THE ONE AND ALL THINGS""; ""Chapter 30. Three Questions and Answer to the Third Question""; ""Chapter 31. Answer to the Second Question, Is the One All Things Equally?""; ""Chapter 32. Answer to the First Question, How Is the One All Things?""
  • ""Chapter 33. The One-All Is Both All-Inclusive and Determinate""""SECTION V. ON PROCESSION FROM THE ONE""; ""Chapter 34. On the First Differentiation""; ""Chapter 35. On the Origin of Distinction""; ""Chapter 36. The One Is Neither In All Things Nor Is It Before All Things""; ""SECTION VI. THE CAUSALITY OF THE ONE""; ""Chapter 37. Questions about the Cause of Differentiation""; ""Chapter 38. Chaldean and Iamblichean Language Concerning the Cause of Differentiation from the One""; ""Chapter 39. Doctrine of the Chaldeans Applied to the Oneâ€?s Procession""
Control code
ocn670228672
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 529 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195150292
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612775987
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)670228672
Label
Damascius' Problems and solutions concerning first principles, translated from the Greek by Sara Ahbel-Rappe, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Prolegomenon""; ""Note on the Translation""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Introduction to the Life and Philosophy of Damascius""; ""TRANSLATION OF DAMASCIUSâ€? PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS CONCERNING FIRST PRINCIPLES""; ""PART ONE. ON THE INEFFABLE""; ""SECTION I. ON THE INEFFABLE""; ""Chapter 1. On the Ineffable and Its Relationship to All Things""; ""Chapter 2. The Transcendence of the Ineffable""; ""Chapter 3. Our Affinity with the Ineffable""; ""Chapter 4. Speculation Concerning the Ineffable""; ""Chapter 5. On Plato and the Language of Metaphysics""
  • ""Chapter 6. That the One Is Unknowable""""Chapter 7. On the Complete Overturning of All Discourse Concerning the Ineffable""; ""Chapter 8. Three Questions Concerning the Ineffable qua Its Status as First Principle""; ""SECTION II. ASCENT TO THE FIRST PRINCIPLE""; ""Chapter 9. First Method: Self-Sufficiency as the Criterion""; ""Chapter 10. Nature as a First Principle""; ""Chapter 11. The Irrational Soul""; ""Chapter 12. The Rational Soul and Intellect""; ""Chapter 13. The One Is Not the First Principle""; ""Chapter 14. Second Method of Ascent: From the Potential to the Actual""
  • ""Chapter 15. Digression: Does Irrational Soul Move Itself?""""Chapter 16. Irrational Soul and the Living Being""; ""Chapter 17. Self-Motion Defined""; ""Chapter 18. The Degrees and Kinds of Self-Motion""; ""Chapter 19. The Self-Mover is not the First Principle""; ""Chapter 20. Intellect is Not the First Principle""; ""Chapter 21. Being Is Not the First Principle""; ""Chapter 22. The One as the First Principle""; ""Chapter 23. Third Method of Ascent: The World as First Principle""; ""Chapter 24. The Unmanifest Diacosm Is Not the First Principle""; ""PART TWO. ON THE ONE""
  • ""SECTION III. ON THE ONE AND ON KNOWLEDGE OF THE ONE""""Chapter 25. Is There a Principle That Mediates between the One and the Ineffable?""; ""Chapter 26. The One Cannot Be Known""; ""Chapter 27. Cognitive Reversion Does Not Bring about Knowledge of the One""; ""Chapter 28. Excursus on Multiplicity""; ""Chapter 29. Unitary Knowledge""; ""SECTION IV. ON THE ONE AND ALL THINGS""; ""Chapter 30. Three Questions and Answer to the Third Question""; ""Chapter 31. Answer to the Second Question, Is the One All Things Equally?""; ""Chapter 32. Answer to the First Question, How Is the One All Things?""
  • ""Chapter 33. The One-All Is Both All-Inclusive and Determinate""""SECTION V. ON PROCESSION FROM THE ONE""; ""Chapter 34. On the First Differentiation""; ""Chapter 35. On the Origin of Distinction""; ""Chapter 36. The One Is Neither In All Things Nor Is It Before All Things""; ""SECTION VI. THE CAUSALITY OF THE ONE""; ""Chapter 37. Questions about the Cause of Differentiation""; ""Chapter 38. Chaldean and Iamblichean Language Concerning the Cause of Differentiation from the One""; ""Chapter 39. Doctrine of the Chaldeans Applied to the Oneâ€?s Procession""
Control code
ocn670228672
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 529 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195150292
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612775987
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)670228672

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