History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps

Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU in Munich and at King\'s College London, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, \"without any gaps.\" The series looks at the ideas, lives and historical context of the major philosophers as well as the lesser-known figures of the tradition. www.historyofphilosophy.net

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 22m. Bisher sind 608 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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episode 83: HoP 320 - People of the South - Byzantium and Islam


Intellectual exchange between Christians and Muslims, and the later flowering of Syriac literature including the philosopher Bar Hebraeus.


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episode 82: HoP 319 - Georgia on My Mind - Petritsi and the Proclus Revival


The Neoplatonist Proclus gets mixed reviews from Christians, as Nicholas of Methone refutes him but the Georgian philosopher Ioane Petritsi helps to revive his thought.


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episode 81: HoP 318 - Oliver Primavesi on Greek Manuscripts


Peter's Munich colleague Oliver Primavesi tells us how Greek manuscripts are used to establish the text of authors like Aristotle.


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 2019-02-10  36m
 
 

episode 80: HoP 317 - Made by Hand - Byzantine Manuscripts


Without handwritten copies produced by Byzantine scribes, we would know almost nothing about ancient philosophy. How and why were they made?


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 2019-01-27  24m
 
 

episode 79: HoP 316 - Just Measures - Law, Money, and War in Byzantium


Legal and economic thought in Byzantium: the sources of the law’s authority, the relation of church and civil law, just price, and just war.


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 2019-01-13  22m
 
 

episode 78: HoP 315 - Wiser Than Men - Gender in Byzantium


The role of women in Byzantine society and the complex attitudes surrounding eunuchs: did they make up a “third gender”?


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 2018-12-30  20m
 
 

episode 77: HoP 314 - Katerina Ierodiakonou on Byzantine Commentaries


A chat about commentaries on Aristotle from Byzantium with guest Katerina Ierodiakonou.


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 2018-12-16  30m
 
 

episode 76: HoP 313 - Queen of the Sciences - Anna Komnene and her Circle


Princess Anna Komnene makes good use of her political retirement by gathering a circle of scholars to write commentaries on Aristotle.


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 2018-12-02  20m
 
 

episode 75: HoP 312 - Past Masters - Byzantine Historiography


The larger meaning of history in the chronicles written by Michael Psellos, Michael Attaleiates, Anna Komnene, and Niketas Choniates.


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 2018-11-18  19m
 
 

episode 74: HoP 311 - The Elements of Style - Rhetoric in Byzantium


Psellos and other experts in rhetoric explore how this art of persuasion relates to philosophy.


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 2018-11-04  19m