Logos and Muthos :

Wians, William.

Logos and Muthos : Philosophical Essays in Greek Literature. - 1 online resource (293 pages) - SUNY Series in Ancient Greek Philosophy . - SUNY Series in Ancient Greek Philosophy .

Intro -- Logos and Muthos -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: From Muthos to . . . -- Part I. Homer and the Philosophers -- 1. Archaic Knowledge -- 2. Homer's Challenge to Philosophical Psychology -- 3. Alētheia from Poetry into Philosophy: Homer to Parmenides -- 4. No Second Troy: Imagining Helen in Greek Antiquity -- 5. Allegory and the Origins of Philosophy -- 6. Philosophical Readings of Homer: Ancient and Contemporary Insights -- PART II. Philosophy and Tragedy -- 7. Violence and Vulnerability in Aeschylus's Suppliants -- 8. The Agamemnon and Human Knowledge -- 9. Poetic Peithō as Original Speech -- 10. Luck and Virtue in Pindar, Aeschylus, and Sophocles -- 11. Sophocles' Humanism -- 12. The Fake That Launched aThousand Ships: The Question of Identity in Euripides' Helen -- Contributors -- Index of Names -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z.

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Philosophy, Ancient.;Literature -- Philosophy.;Greek literature -- History and criticism.;Mythology, Greek.


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