The Heirs of Plato: A Study of the Old Academy (347-274 BC)
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The Heirs of Plato: A Study of the Old Academy (347-274 BC)

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The Heirs of Plato is the first book exclusively devoted to an in-depth study of the various directions in philosophy taken by Plato's followers in the first seventy years or so following his death in 347 BC--the period generally known as 'The Old Academy'. Speusippus, Xenocrates, and Polemon, the three successive heads of the Academy in this period, though personally devo...more
Hardcover, 264 pages
Published January 30th 2003 by OUP Oxford
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