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Title Cosmic order and divine power : Pseudo-Aristotle, On the cosmos / introduction, text, translation and interpretative essays by Johan C. Thom [and 7 others] ; edited by Johan C. Thom.

Publication Info. Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, [2014]


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Description 1 online resource (x, 230 pages) : illustrations.
Series Sapere ; Band XXIII
Sapere (Darmstadt, Germany) ; Bd. 23.
Note Attribution of De mundo to Aristotle is disputed.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-216) and indexes.
Contents Text, translation and notes / Johan C. Thom -- Didactic purpose and discursive strategies in On the cosmos / Clive Chandler -- The geography of De mundo / Renate Burri -- The cosmotheology of De mundo / Johan C. Thom -- The reception of On the cosmos in ancient pagan philosophy / Andrew Smith -- The concepts of __ and __ in De mundo and their parallels in Hellenistic-Jewish and Christian texts / Anna Tzvetkova-Glaser -- Syriac and Arabic transmission of On the cosmos / Hidemi Takahashi -- Possible echoes of De mundo in the Arabic-Islamic world : Christian, Islamic, and Jewish thinkers / Hans Daiber -- Disputes over the authorship of De mundo between humanism and Altertumswissenschaft / Jill Kraye.
Note Print version record.
Language Includes text of De mundo (pages 20-57) in original Greek with English translation on facing pages.
Subject Aristotle. De mundo.
De mundo (Aristotle) (OCoLC)fst01358012
Cosmology, Ancient.
Science, Medieval.
Cosmology, Ancient. (OCoLC)fst00880618
Science, Medieval. (OCoLC)fst01108803
Added Author Thom, Johan Carl, 1954- editor, translator, writer of introduction, writer of added commentary.
Aristotle. De mundo.
Aristotle. De mundo. English.
Added Title Pseudo-Aristotle, On the cosmos
Other Form: Print version: Cosmic order and divine power. Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, [2014] 9783161528095 (DLC) 2015379489 (OCoLC)892842051
ISBN 9783161564321 (electronic bk.)
3161564324 (electronic bk.)
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