Meijer, P. A.
Title STOIC THEOLOGY: PROOFS FOR THE EXISTENCE OF THE COSMIC GOD AND OF THE TRADITIONAL GODS Including a Commentary on Cleanthes' Hymn on Zeus
Book Condition Near Fine
Publisher Eburon 2007
9059722027 / 9789059722026
Seller ID 9336
Tiny stain to ffep and inner cover else Fine. ; 256 pages; The ancient Stoics constructed an elaborate set of proofs for the existence of the Greek gods which proved highly influential for later theological and philosophical proofs. P. A. Meijerís Stoic Theology, the first book on the subject in almost thirty years, analyzes these proofs from a fresh perspective. This valuable resource features a thorough examination of pre-Christian theological argumentation as well as new insights on the relationship between God and the deities in ancient Greek thought, in a book sure to interest scholars of philosophy and religion.
Religion & Spirituality Philosophers And Philosophy Stoicism Theologian & Theology Cosmology Paganism