Art and Thought of Heraclitus An Edition of the Fragments With Translation Commentary (Paperback)
|Professor Kahn pieces together the fragments of Heraclitus'' thought and philosophy.|
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In this study, the disconnected fragments of the writings of Heraclitus, the Greek philosopher (ca. 500 B.C.), are translated, and the pattern of his thought is reconstructed by the author.Behind the superficial obscurity of what fragments we have of Heraclitus' thought, Professor Kahn claims that it is possible to detect a systematic view of human existence, a theory of language which sees a ambiguity as a device for the expression of multiple meaning, and a vision of human life and death within the larger order of nature.
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