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The History of Philosophy

 

The first place to start is at the beginning. 

 

Readings from Amazon.com:

History of Western Philosophy by W. T. Jones

 A History of Western Philosophy: The Classical Mind, Second edition

 A History of Western Philosophy: The Medieval Mind, Volume II (v. 2)

 A History of Western Philosophy: Hobbes to Hume, Volume III (v. 3)

 A History of Western Philosophy: Kant and the Nineteenth Century, Revised, Volume IV

 A History of Western Philosophy: The Twentieth Century to Quine and Derrida, Volume V

 

Thales to Dewey: A history of philosophy (The works of Gordon Haddon Clark)

 

Page 1 Links to Books by Emile Brehier

Philosophy of Plotinus by Emile Brehier

Amazon's Emile Brehier Page

The History of Philosophy: The Middle Ages and the Renaissance by Emile Brehier

The History of Philosophy: The Hellenistic and Roman Age by Emile Brehier

The Hellenic Age (The History of Philosophy) by Emile Brehier

The History of Philosophy. Volume VI - The Nineteenth Century: Period of Systems, 1800-1850. by Emile Brehier

Nineteenth Century Period of Systems, 1800 - 1850, The by Emile Brehier

The Seventeenth Century (The History of Philosophy) by Emile Brehier

The History of Philosophy Volume V, the Eighteenth Centuy

 

A History Of Philosophy by Wilhelm Windelband

History of Ancient Philosophy by Wilhelm Windelband

 

A History of Ancient Western Philosophy by Joseph Owens

 

A History of the Pre-Socratics by W. K. C. Guthrie

 

The Presocratic Philosophers: A Critical History with a Selection of Texts by G. S. Kirk

Early Greek Philosophy (Penguin Classics) Jonathan Barnes translation

The Collected Dialogues of Plato: Including the Letters (Bollingen Series LXXI) edited by Edith Hamilton

Confessions of St. Augustine (Penguin Classics) by Pine Coffin

Aquinas: An Introduction to the Life and Work of the Great Medieval Thinker (Penguin Philosophy) by F. C. Coppleston

Chronological Division of the History of Philosophy

Ancient Philosophy 4 Divisions

Division 1 - The Pre-Socratics

                Change

                Multiplicity

Links: http://philofreligion.homestead.com/files/presocratics.html

http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/philosophers/p/presocraticphil.htm

http://www.iep.utm.edu/greekphi/

http://webspace.ship.edu/cgboer/greeks.html

http://personal.bellevuecollege.edu/wpayne/presocratics.htm

 

Thales of Miletus Father of Philosophy

Thales of Miletus: The Beginnings of Western Science and Philosophy (Western Philosophy Series) by Patricia F. O'Grady

Greek Philosophy: Thales to Aristotle (Readings in the History of Philosophy) edited by Reginald E. Allen

 

Links: http://phoenicia.org/thales.html

http://www.livius.org/th/thales/thales.html

http://www.philosophy.gr/presocratics/thales.htm

http://www.gap-system.org/~history/Mathematicians/Thales.html

 

Heraclitus

               

Fragments (Penguin Classics) (English and Greek Edition)

translated by Brooks Haxton

The Art and Thought of Heraclitus: A New Arrangement and Translation of the Fragments with Literary and Philosophical Commentary edited by Charles H. Kahn

Remembering Heraclitus by Richard Geldard

 

Links: http://www.iep.utm.edu/heraclit/

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/heraclitus/

http://www.trincoll.edu/depts/phil/philo/phils/heraclitus.html

http://www.thebigview.com/greeks/heraclitus.html

 

Parmenides

              

The Fragments of Parmenides: A Critical Text With Introduction and Translation, the Ancient Testimonia and a Commentary by A. H. Coxon

Parmenides by Plato

By Being, It Is: The Thesis of Parmenides by Nestor-Luis Cordero

 

Links: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/parmenides/

http://www.iep.utm.edu/parmenid/

http://www.crandallu.ca/courses/grphil/Parmenides.htm

 

 

Zeno

               

Zeno's Paradoxes by Wesley C. Salmon

Zeno and the Tortoise: How to Think Like a Philosopher by Nicholas Fearn

 

Links: http://history.hanover.edu/texts/presoc/zeno.html

 

Pythagoras

             

The Pythagorean Sourcebook and Library: An Anthology of Ancient Writings Which Relate to Pythagoras and Pythagorean Philosophy edited by David Fideler

 Pythagoras: His Life and Teachings by Thomas Smith

 

Links: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/pythagoras/

http://www.gap-system.org/~history/Biographies/Pythagoras.html

http://www.thebigview.com/greeks/pythagoras.html

 

Division 2 - The Socratics

Socrates

The Memorable Thoughts of Socrates by Xenophon

Socrates: A Man for Our Times by Paul Johnson

 

Links: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/socrates/

http://www.philosophypages.com/ph/socr.htm

http://socrates.clarke.edu/aplg0260.htm

 

Plato

Complete Selection of Plato's Works

 

Links: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/plato/

http://www.iep.utm.edu/plato/

http://www.philosophypages.com/ph/plat.htm

http://www.gap-system.org/~history/Mathematicians/Plato.html

 

Division 3 - Aristotle

The Basic Works of Aristotle (Modern Library Classics) by Richard McKeon

 

Links: http://www.iep.utm.edu/aristotl/

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/aristotle/

http://www.philosophypages.com/ph/aris.htm

 

Division 4 - Post-Aristotleans

Stoics

The Stoics Reader: Selected Writings and Testimonia translated by Brad Inwood

Epictetus: A Stoic and Socratic Guide to Life by A. A. Long

Letters from a Stoic (Penguin Classics) by Seneca

The Cambridge Companion to the Stoics (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy) by Brad Inwood

 

Links: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/stoicism/

http://www.iep.utm.edu/stoicism/

http://www.novaroma.org/via_romana/stoicism.html

 

Epicurus

Essential Epicurus (Great Books in Philosophy) by Epicurus

The Epicurus Reader: Selected Writings and Testimonia (HPC Classics) by Epicurus

Epicurus and the Epicurean Tradition by Jeffrey Fish

Epicureanism (Ancient Philosophies) by Tim O'Keefe

 

Links: http://www.epicurus.net/

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/epicurus/

http://www.iep.utm.edu/epicur/

http://www.epicurus.info/

 

Ancient Skeptics

Cambridge Companion to Ancient Skepticism edited by Richard Bett

 

Links: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/skepticism-ancient/

http://www.iep.utm.edu/skepanci/

http://www.crandallu.ca/courses/grphil/Skept.htm

 

Neo-Platonists

Neoplatonism (Ancient Philosophies) by Paulina Remes

Numenius of Apamea, the father of neo-Platonism: works, biography, message, sources, and influence by Kenneth Sylvan Guthrie

Neo-Platonism (Classical life and letters) by Richard T. Wallace

Links: http://www.iep.utm.edu/neoplato/

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/10742b.htm

http://www.kheper.net/topics/Neoplatonism/

http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/society/A0835210.html

 

 

 

 

 

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