By Miira Tuominen

This ebook deals the 1st synoptic examine of ways the first parts in wisdom constructions have been analysed in antiquity from Plato to overdue historic commentaries. It argues that, within the Platonic-Aristotelian culture, the query of beginning issues was once handled from specified issues of view: as a question of ways we collect uncomplicated wisdom; and as a query of the premises we might instantly settle for within the line of argumentation.

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