Collection : Ancient Commentators on Aristotle
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On Aristotle's "Prior Analytics 1.23–31"
Alexander of Aphrodisias
In the second half of book 1 of the "Prior Analytics", Aristotle reflects on the application of the formalized logic he has developed in the first half, focusing particularly on the non-modal or assertoric syllogistic developed in the first seven...



On Aristotle's "Physics 1.1–3"
Philoponus
In this, the first half of Philoponus' analysis of book one of "Aristotle's Physics", the principal themes are metaphysical. Aristotle's opening chapter in the "Physics" is an abstract reflection on methodology for the investigation of nature...






On Aristotle's "On Coming-to-Be and Perishing 2.5–11"
Philoponus
Subjects covered in this, the third and last, volume of translation of this work include: why the elements are four in number; what's wrong with Empedocles' theory of elements; how homogeneous stuffs, particularly the tissues of a living body, come to...






Against Proclus' "On the Eternity of the World 6–8"
Philoponus
This is one of the most interesting of all post-Aristotelian Greek philosophical texts, written at a crucial moment in the defeat of paganism by Christianity, AD 529, when the Emperor Justinian closed the pagan Neoplatonist school in Athens...






Against Proclus' "On the Eternity of the World 1–5"
Philoponus
This is a post-Aristotelian Greek philosophical text, written at a crucial moment in the defeat of paganism by Christianity, AD 529, when the Emporor Justinian closed the pagan Neoplatonist school in Athens. Philoponus in Alexandria was a brilliant...









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