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Aristotle, On the life-bearing spirit (De spiritu) a discussion with Plato and his predecessors on pneuma as the instrumental body of the soul : introduction, translation, and commentary by A. P. Bos

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Aristotle,
  • Plato,
  • Soul,
  • Psychology,
  • Life

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and indexes.

Other titlesOn the life-bearing spirit (De spiritu)
Statementby Abraham P. Bos and Rein Ferwerda.
ContributionsFerwerda, R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB463 .B67 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23143749M
ISBN 109789004164581
LC Control Number2008002439

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Book Reviews / Pneuma 33 () Aristotle, On the Life-Bearing Spirit (De spiritu): A Discussion with Plato and his Predecessors on Pneuma as the Instrumental Body of the Soul. Introduction, Translation, and Commentary by Abraham P. Bos and Rein Ferwerda. Leiden: Brill, pp. $ hardback. What interest does the work of Aristotle hold for a Pentecostal-charismatic Get this from a library! Aristotle, On the life-bearing spirit (De spiritu): a discussion with Plato and his predecessors on pneuma as the instrumental body of the soul. [A P Bos; R Ferwerda] -- "In contrast to what is often thought, the work De spiritu is entirely Aristotelian. It provides an indispensable part of Aristotle's philosophy of living :// : Aristotle, On the Life-Bearing Spirit, De Spiritu: A Discussion With Plato and His Predecessors on Pneuma As the Instrumental Body of the Soul  › Books › New, Used & Rental Textbooks › Humanities. Get this from a library! Aristotle, On the life-bearing spirit (De spiritu): a discussion with Plato and his predecessors on pneuma as the instrumental body of the soul. [A P Bos; R Ferwerda] -- In contrast to what is often thought, the work "De spiritu" is entirely Aristotelian. It provides an indispensable part of Aristotle's philosophy of living ://

Aristotle, on the Life-Bearing Spirit (de Spiritu): A Discussion with Plato and His Predecessors on Pneuma as the Instrumental Body of the Soul. A. P. Bos - - Brill. The Soul's Instrument for Touching in Aristotle, on the Soul II 11, b34–a Abraham P. Bos is Professor Emeritus of Ancient and Patristic Philosophy at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands. His books include Aristotle, On the Life-Bearing Spirit (De Spiritu): A Discussion with Plato and His Predecessors on Pneuma as the Instrumental Body of the Soul; The Soul and Its Instrumental Body: A Reinterpretation of Aristotle's Philosophy of Living Nature; and Bos, A. P. and Ferwerda, R. (), Aristotle, On the Life-Bearing Spirit (De Spiritu) – A Discussion with Plato and his Predecessors on Pneuma as the Instrumental Body of the Soul, Leiden and ://   Aristotle (/ ˈ ær ɪ s t ɒ t əl /; Greek: Ἀριστοτέλης Aristotélēs, pronounced [aristotélɛːs]; – BC) was a Greek philosopher and polymath during the Classical period in Ancient by Plato, he was the founder of the Lyceum, the Peripatetic school of philosophy, and the Aristotelian tradition. His writings cover many subjects including physics, biology

Aristotle on God's Life-Generating Power and on Pneuma as Its Vehicle (SUNY series in Ancient Greek Philosophy) - Kindle edition by Abraham P. Bos. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Aristotle on God's Life-Generating Power and on Pneuma as Its Vehicle (SUNY series in Ancient Greek Abraham P. Bos is Professor Emeritus of Ancient and Patristic Philosophy at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands. His books include Aristotle, On the Life-Bearing Spirit (De Spiritu): A Discussion with Plato and His Predecessors on Pneuma as the Instrumental Body of the Soul; The Soul and Its Instrumental Body: A Reinterpretation of Aristotle’s Philosophy of Living Nature; and  › Books › Science & Math › Mathematics. The argument he develops is that in talking about the cosmos, Aristotle rejected Plato’s metaphor of artisanal production by a divine Demiurge in favor of a biotic metaphor based on the transmission of life in reproduction, in which pneuma—not breath as it is often interpreted but the life-bearing spirit in animals and plants—plays a key   Aristotle's biology is the theory of biology, grounded in systematic observation and collection of data, mainly zoological, embodied in Aristotle's books on the of his observations were made during his stay on the island of Lesbos, including especially his descriptions of the marine biology of the Pyrrha lagoon, now the Gulf of Kalloni. 's_biology.