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Bryson

Wilbur R. Knorr.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Classical Philosophy. 107 words.

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Hypatia

G. J. Toomer.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; History of Science and Technology; Classical Philosophy. 133 words.

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Leucippus (3) , Greek scientist, 2nd half of 5th cent. bce

David John Furley.

in Oxford Classical Dictionary

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Classical Philosophy. 197 words.

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Porphyry, music theory

Andrew Barker.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Classical Philosophy. 152 words.

Like many philosophers and Christian fathers, Porphyry was suspicious of real *music but not of musical theory. The introduction to his incomplete Commentary on Ptolemy's Harmonics explains...

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Pythagoras (1), Pythagoreanism

Charles H. Kahn and Fritz Graf.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Classical Philosophy. 1357 words.

Pythagoras, son of Mnesarchus, one of the most mysterious and influential figures in Greek intellectual history, was born in *Samos in the mid-6th cent. bce and migrated to *Croton in c.530 null...

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