Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
PlatonopolisPlatonic Political Philosophy in Late Antiquity$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Dominic J. O'Meara

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780199285532

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285532.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use (for details see www.oxfordscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 20 March 2019

The Curriculum

The Curriculum

Chapter:
(p.61) 6 The Curriculum
Source:
Platonopolis
Author(s):

Dominic J. O’Meara

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285532.003.0006

This chapter discusses the curriculum of texts stipulated in the Late Antique Neoplatonic schools as the material to be studied for the purpose of ascending the scales of virtue and sciences. The texts of Aristotle and Plato thought to correspond to political virtue and political science are identified, as are other texts related to these subjects. This produces a Neoplatonic ‘library’ of texts thought by Neoplatonic philosophers to relate to political philosophy.

Keywords:   curriculum, Neoplatonic school-texts, political texts, Aristotle, Plato

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .