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Author Slaveva-Griffin, Svetla.

Title Plotinus on number / Svetla Slaveva-Griffin
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 176 pages) : illustrations
Contents Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction: One by Number; 1. Platonic Cosmology on Plotinian Terms; 2. Multiplicity as Number; 3. The Number of Infinity; 4. Number and Substance; 5. Number and the Universe; 6. Unity of Thought and Writing; Conclusion: In Defense of Plato; Bibliography; Index of Names and Subjects; Index Locorum
Summary This resource studies the fundamental role which number plays in the architecture of the universe in Neoplatonic philosophy. This book draws attention to Plotinus' concept as a necessary and fundamental link between the Platonic and the late Neoplatonic theories of number
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-160) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Plotinus. On numbers.
Many (Philosophy)
One (The One in philosophy)
Symbolism of numbers.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008026670
ISBN 0199703744 (electronic bk.)
9780199703746 (electronic bk.)