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The enduring significance of Parmenides : unthinkable thought, Raymond Tallis

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The enduring significance of Parmenides : unthinkable thought
Title
The enduring significance of Parmenides
Title remainder
unthinkable thought
Statement of responsibility
Raymond Tallis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Tallis, Raymond
Dewey number
182/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
B235.P24
LC item number
T35 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in ancient philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Parmenides
Label
The enduring significance of Parmenides : unthinkable thought, Raymond Tallis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [189]-194) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The once and future philosopher -- The strange dawn of western thought -- The central thoughts -- The unthinkability of Parmenides' thought -- A multiple legacy -- The significance of Parmenides : preliminary observations -- The existence of what-is-not -- 'Surely not is not?' -- An historical excursus : Russell, Strawson and reference to non-existent objects -- The origin of what-is-not : possibility -- Some further thoughts on being, thinking, existence and possibility -- Propositional awareness encounters itself -- The nature of propositional awareness -- The self-encounter of propositional awareness -- Thought and stasis -- Reflections on matter -- Summary -- Why Parmenides happened -- Introduction -- The greatest presocratic -- The presocratic cognitive revolution -- The rise of the city as polis -- The city : cognitive density -- The obligation to make one's self clear : trading and colonization -- Storing human consciousness outside of the human body -- Summary -- Parmenides' footnotes : Plato and Aristotle -- The passage from presocratic to post-socratic thought -- Plato's wrong turn -- Aristotle's wrong turn -- The problem of the generality of propositional awareness -- Parmenides today -- Taking Parmenides seriously -- A debit register -- Thoughts about the unthinkability of thought -- Thinking, knowing and being -- The Parmenidean challenge
Control code
131064166
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 240 pages
Isbn
9780826499523
Lccn
2007019228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)131064166
Label
The enduring significance of Parmenides : unthinkable thought, Raymond Tallis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [189]-194) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The once and future philosopher -- The strange dawn of western thought -- The central thoughts -- The unthinkability of Parmenides' thought -- A multiple legacy -- The significance of Parmenides : preliminary observations -- The existence of what-is-not -- 'Surely not is not?' -- An historical excursus : Russell, Strawson and reference to non-existent objects -- The origin of what-is-not : possibility -- Some further thoughts on being, thinking, existence and possibility -- Propositional awareness encounters itself -- The nature of propositional awareness -- The self-encounter of propositional awareness -- Thought and stasis -- Reflections on matter -- Summary -- Why Parmenides happened -- Introduction -- The greatest presocratic -- The presocratic cognitive revolution -- The rise of the city as polis -- The city : cognitive density -- The obligation to make one's self clear : trading and colonization -- Storing human consciousness outside of the human body -- Summary -- Parmenides' footnotes : Plato and Aristotle -- The passage from presocratic to post-socratic thought -- Plato's wrong turn -- Aristotle's wrong turn -- The problem of the generality of propositional awareness -- Parmenides today -- Taking Parmenides seriously -- A debit register -- Thoughts about the unthinkability of thought -- Thinking, knowing and being -- The Parmenidean challenge
Control code
131064166
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 240 pages
Isbn
9780826499523
Lccn
2007019228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)131064166

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