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A History of Philosophy in Epitome by Schwegler

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J. H. S.

SCHENECTADY, N. Y., _January, 1856_.

CONTENTS.

PAGE

INTRODUCTORY NOTE, by HENRY B. SMITH, D. D. iii

TRANSLATOR'S PREFACE v

TABLE OF CONTENTS vii

SECTION I.--WHAT IS MEANT BY THE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY 11

II.--CLASSIFICATION 16

III.--GENERAL VIEW OF THE PRE-SOCRATIC PHILOSOPHY 17 1. The Ionics 17 2. The Pythagoreans 18 3. The Eleatics 18 4. Heraclitus 18 5. The Atomists 19 6. Anaxagoras 19 7. The Sophists 20

IV.--THE IONIC PHILOSOPHERS

21 1. Thales 21 2. Anaximander 22 3. Anaximenes 23 4. Retrospect 23

V.--PYTHAGOREANISM 23 1. Its Relative Position 23 2. Historical and Chronological 23 3. The Pythagorean Principle 24 4. Carrying out of this Principle 25

VI.--THE ELEATICS 27 1. The Relation of the Eleatic Principle to the Pythagorean 27 2. Xenophanes 28 3. Parmenides 28 4. Zeno 30

VII.--HERACLITUS 31 1. Relation of the Heraclitic Principle to the Eleatic 31 2. Historical and Chronological 32 3. The Principle of the Becoming 32 4. The Principle of Fire 33 5. Transition to the Atomists 33


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