Iamblichus' Work on Pythagoreanism: General Conclusions

Dominic J. O'Meara

in Pythagoras Revived

Published in print December 1990 | ISBN: 9780198239130
Published online April 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191600937 | DOI:

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Iamblichus' Work on Pythagoreanism: General Conclusions

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This chapter provides an overview of Iamblichus's work On Pythagoreanism and shows how its programme to Pythagoreanize Platonism can be found in what remains of Iamblichus's other philosophical works. Iamblichus's Pythagoreanism is compared with that of his Platonist predecessors.

Keywords: Iamblichus; Platonism; Pythagoreanism

Chapter.  7970 words. 

Subjects: Ancient Philosophy

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