The World of Parmenides: Essays on the Presocratic Enlightenment

1st Edition

Karl Popper, Jørgen Mejer, Arne Petersen

Published February 8, 2001
Reference - 352 Pages
ISBN 9780415237307 - CAT# RU21536

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This unique collection of essays not only explores the complexity of ancient Greek thought, but also reveals Popper's engagement with Presocratic philosophy and the enlightenment he experienced in reading Parmenides. It includes writings on Greek science, philosophy and history, and demonstrates Popper's lifelong fascination and admiration of the Presocratic philosophers, in particular Parmenides, Xenophanes and Heraclitus.


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