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Plotinus

Plotinus

Plotinus

by Plotinus

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A volume of selections in a new English translation.

Statementby A. H. Armstrong.
SeriesEthical and religious classics of East and West -- no. 10
ContributionsArmstrong, A. H.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB693.A4 E47
The Physical Object
Pagination173 p. ;
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21798755M

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Porphyry makes note that the Enneads, before being compiled and arranged by himself, were merely the enormous collection of notes and essays which Plotinus used in his lectures and debates, rather than a formal book.

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Jun 30,  · Regarded as the founder of Neo-Platonism, Plotinus (AD ) was the last great philosopher of antiquity, producing 0works that proved in many ways a precursor to Renaissance thought. Plotinus was convinced of the existence of a state of supreme perfection and argued powerfully that it was necessary to guide the human soul towards this state.Plotinus by Plotinus (Book) 7 editions published in in 3 languages and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide PLOTINUS (A.D.

/), possibly of Roman descent, but certainly a Greek in education and environment, was the first and greatest of Neoplatonic philosophers.Plotinus, the neo-Platonic philosopher challenges Plato's theory that art imitates nature/world of appearances and is thus twice removed from reality. He gives art a higher position in his system.

Plotinus develops the Platonic distinction between the world of appearance and true reality and takes art as an emanation from the ultimately unknowable.