Parmenides, Venerable and Awesome. Plato, Theaetetus 183e: Proceedings of the International Symposium

Parmenides, Venerable and Awesome. Plato, Theaetetus 183e: Proceedings of the International Symposium


In October of 2007, the Universidad Nacional de San Martin (Argentina) hosted a global Symposium at the philosophy of Parmenides to have fun the construction of the University's new heart for the examine of historical Philosophy. The event-co-organized through the HYELE Institute for Comparative reviews (Switzerland) and Parmenides Publishing-brought jointly students from worldwide to provide their most up-to-date paintings and perform dialogue. those lawsuits current the accrued papers that have been given-all totally translated into English-and edited by means of Nestor-Luis Cordero. through the years best as much as the overseas Symposium, no fewer than seven books on Parmenides have been released. This revival and resurgence of curiosity in Parmenides and the serious reports of conventional interpretations of his poem made this the best time for an international convention devoted to the well known determine often called the real father of philosophy. The Symposium on Parmenides united the world's optimal Parmenidean students, with many members having written one, if no longer numerous books on Parmenides. The complaints quantity as a result represents the main state of the art and in-depth scholarship on Parmenides to be had this day, and may be an exceptional and well timed enrichment to the sector of Presocratic Philosophy.

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