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Freiheit und Determinismus [electronic resource] : ein philosophischer Kommentar zu Ciceros Schrift De fato / von Magnus Schallenberg.

By: Schallenberg, Magnus.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Quellen und Studien zur Philosophie: Bd. 75.Publisher: Berlin ; New York : W. de Gruyter, c2008Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 369 p.).ISBN: 9783110211603 (electronic bk.); 3110211602 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Cicero, Marcus Tullius. De fato | Cicero, Marcus Tullius -- Criticism and interpretation | Free will and determinism | PHILOSOPHY -- Free Will & DeterminismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Freiheit und Determinismus.DDC classification: 123 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Frontmatter; Inhalt; I. Einleitung; II. Die Problemstellung; III. Die Bedeutung des Wortes fatum; IV. Die Terminologie; V. Die hellenistischen Philosophen in der Fatumsdiskussion; VI. Vorbemerkungen zu De fato; VII. Kommentar zu De fato; VIII. Zusammenfassung; Backmatter;
Summary: The book contains a comprehensive commentary on Cicero's work De fato. The introductory section deals with fundamental questions from an historical and philological perspective. The main section presents a running commentary on the text. Here, the author explains the various proposals presented by Cicero of how the Hellenistic schools intended to resolve the compatibility of liberty and determinism, and presents and evaluates them from a modern standpoint.
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Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Universit�at M�unster, 2004.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-344) and indexes.

Description based on print version record.

Frontmatter; Inhalt; I. Einleitung; II. Die Problemstellung; III. Die Bedeutung des Wortes fatum; IV. Die Terminologie; V. Die hellenistischen Philosophen in der Fatumsdiskussion; VI. Vorbemerkungen zu De fato; VII. Kommentar zu De fato; VIII. Zusammenfassung; Backmatter;

The book contains a comprehensive commentary on Cicero's work De fato. The introductory section deals with fundamental questions from an historical and philological perspective. The main section presents a running commentary on the text. Here, the author explains the various proposals presented by Cicero of how the Hellenistic schools intended to resolve the compatibility of liberty and determinism, and presents and evaluates them from a modern standpoint.

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