The Origins of European Thought About the Body, the Mind, the Soul, the World, Time and Fate (Philosophy of Plato and Aristotle)

The Origins of European Thought About the Body, the Mind, the Soul, the World, Time and Fate (Philosophy of Plato and Aristotle)

Richard Broxton Onians

Language: English

Pages: 564

ISBN: 040504853X

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


Onians' remarkable work of scholarship sought to deal with the very roots of European civilization and thought: the fundamental beliefs about life, mind, body, soul, and human destiny that are embodied in the myths and legends of the ancients. The volume is remains a fascinating collection of ideas and explanations of cultures as diverse as the Greeks and the Norse, the Celts and the Jews, and the Chinese and the Romans.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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