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Author Bos, A. P.

Title Aristotle, On the life-bearing spirit (De spiritu) : a discussion with Plato and his predecessors on pneuma as the instrumental body of the soul / introduction, translation, and commentary by Abraham P. Bos and Rein Ferwerda
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (209 pages)
Summary In contrast to what is often thought, the work "De spiritu" is entirely Aristotelian. It provides an indispensable part of Aristotle's philosophy of living nature. In this work he is the first Greek to argue that the most fundamental vital principle
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-199) and indexes
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Subject Aristotle. De spiritu.
Plato. Timaeus.
Form Electronic book
Author Ferwerda, R. (Rein)
ISBN 9047432681 (electronic bk.)
9789047432685 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles On the life-bearing spirit (De spiritu)