The Cynics : the cynic movement in antiquity and its legacy

Published
  • Berkeley : University of California Press ©1996
Physical description
ix, 456 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
ISBN
  • 0520204492
  • 9780520204492
  • 9780520216457
  • 0520216458
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-423) and indexes.
  • English
Contents
  • The Socratic tradition: Diogenes, Crates, and Hellenistic ethics / Anthony A. Long -- Religion and the early cynics / Marie-Odile Goulet-Cazé -- Defacing the currency: Diogenes' rhetoric and the invention of cynicism / R. Bracht Branham -- Cynic cosmopolitanism / John L. Moles -- Dog heads and noble savages: cynicism before the cynics? / James Romm -- The Scythian accent: Anacharsis and the cynics / Richard P. Martin -- The philosophy of Aristo of Chios / James I. Porter -- Cynicism and the Romans: attraction and repulsion / Miriam Griffin -- The ideal cynic from Epictetus to Julian / Margarethe Billerbeck -- The bawdy and society: the shamelessness of Diogenes in Roman imperial culture / Derek Krueger -- Cynicism and Christianity from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance / Sylvain Matton -- Menippus in antiquity and the Renaissance / Joel C. Relihan -- Heirs of the dog: cynic selfhood in medieval and Renaissance culture / Daniel Kinney -- The modern reception of cynicism: Diogenes in the Enlightenment / Heinrich Niehues-Pröbsting -- Picturing Diogenes / Diskin Clay -- Appendix A: A comprehensive catalogue of known cynic philosophers / Marie-Odile Goulet-Cazé -- Appendix B: Who was the first dog? / Marie-Odile Goulet-Cazé.
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Genre
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Language
  • English
Title
  • The Cynics : the cynic movement in antiquity and its legacy

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