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Aristotle's Categories

Laura M. Castelli

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Aristotle's CategoriesIntroductionIf there are one text and one doctrine which have been integral to Western philosophy almost without interruption, b...

Aristotle's Ethics

Thornton Lockwood

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Aristotle’s Ethics Introduction Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics (EN) is the first part of what Aristotle calls “a philosophy of human things” (

Aristotle's Philosophy of Mind

Pavel Gregoric

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Aristotle’s Philosophy of Mind Introduction It is somewhat anachronistic to speak of Aristotle’s philosophy of mind, since he does not operate...

Aristotle's Politics

Thornton Lockwood

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Aristotle’s Politics Introduction Aristotle’s Politics is the second part of what the Nicomachean Ethics (EN) calls “a philosophy of human thi...

Aristotle’s Metaphysics

Gabriele Galluzzo

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Aristotle’s MetaphysicsIntroductionAristotle’s Metaphysics, one of the most influential works in Western thought, is a collection of fourteen treatise...

Aristotle’s Physics

Lindsay Judson

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2021-11-23

Aristotle’s PhysicsIntroductionThe word physics comes from the Greek word for nature: phusis. As Aristotle himself uses it, the Greek term translated ...

Art and Archaeology, Research Resources for Classical

Jocelyn Penny Small

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Research Resources for Classical Art and ArchaeologyIntroductionThis bibliography provides a first stop to finding more information about many topics ...

Art, Etruscan

Alexandra Carpino

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Etruscan ArtIntroductionAlthough Etruscan art has never been accorded the same value or respect given to the material remains of the Greeks or Romans,...

Art, Greek

Ioannis Mylonopoulos

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Greek Art Introduction Greek art is all about images: images of gods, images of heroes, and images of humans. The self-awareness of the...

Art, Late Antique

Thelma K. Thomas

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Late Antique ArtIntroductionThere is no consensus as to the shape of the field of Late Antique art or the temporal parameters of the period of Late An...


Eveline Krummen

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

ArtemisIntroductionArtemis is the daughter of Zeus and Leto and a goddess of many aspects. Her cult is found in many corners of the Mediterranean, fro...


Susan Deacy

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2015-05-29

AthenaIntroductionAthena (variant spelling Athene) has been a topic of scholarly interest since the early days of classical scholarship. This interest...

Athenaeus of Naucratis

Natalia Pedrique

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Athenaeus of NaucratisIntroductionDuring the 19th and the great part of the 20th century, scholarship was mainly interested in Athenaeus as a source f...

Athenian Agora

John Camp

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Athenian Agora Introduction A large open square, surrounded on all four sides by public buildings, the Agora of Athens was in all respects the...

Athenian Economy

Cristina Carusi

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

Athenian EconomyIntroductionSince Athens plays a major role in the ancient sources, the Athenian case is often the standard on which general overviews...

Attic Middle Comic Fragments

Heinz-Günther Nesselrath

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Greek Middle Comic FragmentsIntroductionAthenian Middle Comedy is the least well-attested phase of Attic Comedy; its very existence has been doubted b...


Eric Rebillard

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Augustine Introduction Augustine (354–430) is the author of one of the classics of Western literature, the Confessions, and one of the most...


Alison E. Cooley

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Augustus Introduction Augustus, famous as Rome’s first emperor, came to power in the aftermath of his defeat of Antony and Cleopatra. The bene...

Aulus Gellius

Leofranc Holford-Strevens

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Aulus Gellius Introduction Aulus Gellius was a scholar of the 2nd century ce who lived in Rome apart from a visit to Greece, the author of a m...


Roger Green

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

AusoniusIntroductionAlthough the exact dates of his birth and death are not certain, Ausonius lived for almost the whole of the 4th century. He was he...

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