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Antisthenes

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Of Rhodes (fl. early 2nd cent. bc), wrote a history, perhaps of Rhodes, down to his own time (used by Polybius (1) via Zeno (4)). He is probably the Peripatetic ...

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Antisthenes

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Of Rhodes (fl. early 2nd cent. bc), wrote a history, perhaps of Rhodes, down to his own time (used by Polybius (1) via Zeno (4)). He is probably the Peripatetic ...

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Antisthenes

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies — Philosophy.

(c.445–c.360 bc)

A devoted follower of Socrates, but also considered (e.g. by Diogenes Laertius) to be an important influence on the first famous Cynic, Diogenes of Sinope. He...

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Antisthenes

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 52 words.

An Athenian philosopher (c.455–c.360 bc), the founder of the cynic School. He wore a ragged

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Antisthenēs

Edited by John Roberts.

in Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 160 words.

(mid‐5th–mid‐4th cent. bc),

associate of Socrates, one of those named by Plato as having been present at his

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Antisthenes

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 88 words.

of *Rhodes(fl. early 2nd cent. bc), wrote a history, perhaps of Rhodes, down to his own time (used

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Antisthenes

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 354 words.

associate of *Socrates, one of those named by *Plato (1) as having been present at his final

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Antisthenes

J. D. G. Evans.

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 93 words.

(5th–4th century bc).

He was an independent-minded philosopher, a pupil of Socrates and a near-contemporary of Plato, who

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Antisthenes

Christopher C. W. Taylor.

in Who's Who in the Classical World

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical History. 277 words.

(mid-5th-mid-4th cent. bc), associate of Socrates, one of those named by Plato as having been present at his

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Antisthenes (<i>c.</i>445–<i>c.</i>365 <span class="smallCaps">bc</span>) [Philos.]

Andrew Delahunty and Sheila Dignen.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 51 words.

The founder of the Cynic school of philosophy, whose pupils included *Diogenes. Antisthenes despised art and learning, and the

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Antisthenes (1)

Christopher C. W. Taylor.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 329 words.

(mid-5th–mid-4th cent. bc),

associate of Socrates, one of those named by Plato (1) as having been present at

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