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Pythagoras Revived: Mathematics and Philosophy in Late Antiquity

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Pythagoras Revived: Mathematics and Philosophy in Late Antiquity - O'Meara, Dominic J
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The Pythagorean idea that number is the key to understanding reality inspired philosophers in the fourth and fifth centuries to develop theories in physics and metaphysics using mathematical models. These theories were to become influential in medieval and early modern philosophy, yet until now, they have not received the serious attention they deserve. This book marks a breakthrough in our understanding of the subject by examining two themes in conjunction for the first time: the figure of Pythagoras as interpreted by the ...

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Pythagoras Revived: Mathematics and Philosophy in Late Antiquity 1990, OUP Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780198239130

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Pythagoras Revived: Mathematics and Philosophy in Late Antiquity 1989, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198244851

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