ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SOPHIST
From Latin sophista, from Greek sophistēs a wise man, from sophizesthai to act craftily.
TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SOPHIST»
The term «sophist» is normally little used and occupies the 114.944
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SOPHIST»
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This volume reconstructs Martin Heidegger's lecture course at the University of Marburg in the winter semester of 1924-25, which was devoted to an interpretation of Plato and Aristotle.
A fluent and accurate new translation of the dialogue that, all of Plato's works, has seemed to speak most directly to the interests of contemporary analytical philosophers.
Plato, Nicholas P. White, 1993
The Unity of Plato's Sophist
: Between the Sophist
and the ...
An interesting interpretation of Plato's dialogue the Sophist.
Consigny (English, Iowa State U.) articulates a coherent account of the enigmatic thinker and writer.
Scott Porter Consigny, 2001
Antiphon the Sophist
: The Fragments
Complete edition, including a translation, of all the evidence for this philosophical contemporary of Socrates.
Antiphon, Gerard J. Pendrick, 2002
Apuleius: A Latin Sophist
This book is a response to the literary pleasures and scholarly problems of reading the texts of Apuleius, most famous for his novel Metamorphoses or Golden Ass.
The Being of the Beautiful: Plato's Theaetetus, Sophist
, and ...
The Being of the Beautiful collects Plato’s three dialogues, the Theaetetus, Sophist, and Statesmen, in which Socrates formulates his conception of philosophy while preparing for trial.
Sage, Saint and Sophist
: Holy Men and Their Associates in ...
Sage, Saint and Sophist examines the variety of services, real or imaginary, that these colouful figures had to offer and how they maintained their credibility to become the objects of successful religious cults.
Image and paradigm in Plato's Sophist
Offers an interpretation of the ancient dialogue The Sophist that highlights its subtleties and provides a new translation intended to clarify that interpretation and to overcome barriers that prevent modern readers from grasping the piece ...
David Ambuel, Plato, 2007
This book consists of a selection of papers which throw new light on old problems in one of Plato’s most difficult dialogues. The first set of papers deals with definitions of sophistry from different perspectives (T.
Beatriz Bossi, Thomas M. Robinson, 2013
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SOPHIST»
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Shaming South Carolina to Remove the Confederate Flag
My own brief experience in receiving a legal education left me feeling cold, as though law were the tool of sophists (and may the better sophist win). «Big Think, Jun 15»
The Supreme Court's Willingness to Embrace Irrationality Should …
... best- or worst-case scenario, the Supreme Court is fully embracing as its core principle — at least with respect to marriage and the family — the sophist maxim: ... «National Catholic Register, Jun 15»
Wissen-for-Free: SOPHIST GmbH bietet Broschüren mit …
Die Fachpublikationen, deren Palette ständig weiter ausgebaut wird, bietet die SOPHIST GmbH auf ihrer Homepage in der Rubrik "Wissen-for-Free" gratis an. «Pressrelations, Feb 15»
Requirements-Engineering und Agilität – die SOPHIST DAYS 2015 …
Wer sich für Agilität, Requirements-Engineering-Methoden und Anforderungsmanagement interessiert, ist hier genau richtig: Am 20. und 21. Oktober 2015 ist es ... «Informatik Aktuell, Feb 15»
Christine Flowers: Christianity has come a long way Mr. President
... but to try and make 21st-century jihadism synonymous with acts that occurred hundreds, if not millennia ago is the sign of an annoying, clueless sophist. «The Delaware County Daily Times, Feb 15»
Letter: Barack Obama's an 'amazing failure'
Good looking, apparently articulate (in reality, a sophist) and ambitious. The media did not vet him or question his inadequacy. All they cared about was that he ... «Holland Sentinel, Feb 15»
The Social and Psychological Roots of Machiavellian Thinking and …
"For as we have said, the art of the sophist is a money-making art which trades on apparent wisdom, and so sophists aim at apparent proof, for sophistry is an ... «OpEdNews, Jan 15»
Final Four Showdown: (6) Kirkwood Vs. (2) Reynoldstown
Aww come on Sophist. No need get ugly. This is a fun neighborly competition that should be rising up neighborhood pride. We in Reynoldstown have been ... «Curbed National, Dec 14»
Vince Lombardi Coached The Sophist Philosophy
Vince Lombardi beams after a victory. His sophist coaching philosophy pushed the struggling Packers to become the best in the nation. Photo by Robert ... «Football.com, Dec 14»
This is your brain on outrage: How political rhetoric is making us crazy
Around the time of Socrates's career as public gadfly, a new profession emerged: The Sophists were self-described “professional educators who toured the ... «Salon, Nov 14»