The First Philosophers: The Presocratics and Sophists

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • The First Philosophers i
  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Preface and Acknowledgements ix
  • Introduction xi
  • Select Bibliography xxxiv
  • Note on the Texts xli
  • Timeline xliii
  • The Presocratics 1
  • The Milesians - (Thales of Miletus, Anaximander of Miletus, Anaximenes of Miletus) 20
  • Xenophanes of Colophon 22
  • Heraclitus of Ephesus 32
  • Parmenides of Elea 49
  • Zeno of Elea 69
  • Melissus of Samos 82
  • Pythagoras and Fifth-Century Pythagoreanism (Pythagoras of Samos, Philolaus of Croton, Petron of Himera, Eurytus of Croton) 87
  • Anaxagoras of Clazomenae 116
  • Empedocles of Acragas 133
  • The Atomists (Leucippus of Abdera, Democritus of Abdera) 164
  • Diogenes of Apollonia 194
  • The Sophists 203
  • Protagoras of Abdera 205
  • Gorgias of Leontini 222
  • Prodicus of Ceos 241
  • Hippias of Elis 251
  • Antiphon the Sophist 258
  • Thrasymachus of Chalcedon 270
  • Euthydemus and Dionysodorus of Chios 277
  • Double Arguments 285
  • Anonymous and Miscellaneous Texts 300
  • Explanatory Notes 315
  • Textual Notes 337
  • Concordance with Diels/Kranz 345
  • Index of Translated Passages 350
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