The advent of pluralism

diversity and conflict in the age of Sophocles
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Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Pluralism, Hi
Statementby Lauren J. Apfel
SeriesOxford classical monographs
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LC ClassificationsBD394 .A64 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 380 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL25004177M
ISBN 100199600627
ISBN 139780199600625
LC Control Number2010943360
OCLC/WorldCa704381217

The Advent of Pluralism explores how the philosophical position of pluralism - the idea, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, that values and moral codes can and will come into conflict with one another - has clear and important roots in the Classical Greek world.

The book falls into three parts each of which focuses on one author and the ways in which pluralism manifests itself in his particular by: 3.

Show Summary Details Preview. This book is concerned with the relationship between a modern philosophical idea and an ancient historical moment. It explores how the notion of pluralism, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, may be seen to feature in the Classical Greek world and, more specifically, in the thought of three of its most prominent figures: Protagoras, Herodotus, and Sophocles.

The Advent of Pluralism explores how the philosophical position of pluralism - the idea, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, that values and moral codes can and will come into conflict with one another - has clear and important roots in the Classical Greek world.

The book falls into three parts each of which focuses on one author and the ways in which pluralism manifests itself in his particular genre.

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The Advent of Pluralism explores how the philosophical place of pluralism – the idea, made properly-recognized by Isaiah Berlin, that values and moral codes can and will come into battle with one another – has clear and important roots in the Classical Greek world.

This chapter begins by considering the ways in which history and historical writing can be understood in pluralist terms. Drawing on the writings of Isaiah Berlin, it examines pluralism as it applies to whole cultures (cultural pluralism), as well as pluralism as it applies to historical methodology (methodological pluralism).

It then places the historian Herodotus in his proper intellectual. Get this from a library. The advent of pluralism: diversity and conflict in the age of Sophocles. [Lauren J Apfel] -- The Advent of Pluralism explores how the philosophical position of pluralism - the idea, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, that values and moral codes can and will come into conflict with one another.

The Advent of Pluralism explores how the philosophical position of pluralism - the idea, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, that values and moral codes can and will come into conflict with one another - has clear and important roots in the Classical Greek world. The book falls into three Pages: This book is concerned with the relationship between a modern philosophical idea and an ancient historical moment.

It explores how the notion of pluralism, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, may be seen to feature in the Classical Greek world and, more specifically, in the thought of three of its most prominent figures: Protagoras, Herodotus, and Sophocles.

Get this from a library. The advent of pluralism: diversity and conflict in the age of Sophocles. [Lauren J Apfel] -- In this study of the relationship between a modern philosophical idea and an ancient historical moment, Lauren Apfel explores how the notion of pluralism, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, features in.

Download Citation | The Advent of Pluralism: Diversity and Conflict in the Age of Sophocles | This book is concerned with the relationship between a modern philosophical idea and an ancient.

Pluralism is the first book in which Connolly explains the relationship between pluralism and the experience of time, and he offers readings of several films that address how time is understood, including Time Code, Far from Heaven, Waking Life, and The Maltese Falcon.

In this necessary book Connolly brings a compelling, accessible 3/5(3). The chapter then traces the origins of pluralism back to the ancient divide between the one and the many, as manifested in both the pre‐Socratic philosophers as well as the lyric poets.

Finally, it considers the impact of Plato's monism on our contemporary condition and situates the argument of the book in the context of previous classical. The Advent of Pluralism explores how the philosophical position of pluralism - the idea, made famous by Isaiah Berlin, that values and moral codes can and will come into conflict with one another - has clear and important roots in the Classical Greek world.

The book falls into three parts each of which focuses on one author and the ways in which pluralism manifests itself in his particular.

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The Pluralism Project Harvard University 2 Arrow St, 4th Floor Cambridge MA () [email protected] Preview. Protagoras, Herodotus, and Sophocles were pluralists, Lauren Apfel contends in The Advent of Pluralism, particularly when seen against the monisms of Plato, Thucydides, and “pluralist” Apfel means someone who holds that the world does not guarantee a.

(L.) Apfel The Advent of Pluralism: Diversity and Conflict in the Age of Sophocles (Oxford Classical Monographs). Oxford: Oxford University Press, Pp. Xvi + £ [REVIEW] Richard Rader - - Journal of Hellenic Studies The Meaning of Pluralism. Conference Paper (PDF Available) December This was to be the last major book James published during his life time.

Manchester College had been founded in the. Pluralism is the first book in which Connolly explains the relationship between pluralism and the experience of time, and he offers readings of several films that address how time is understood, including Time Code, Far from Heaven, Waking Life, and The Maltese Falcon.

In this necessary book Connolly brings a compelling, accessible. I take a contrary position. It seems to me that pluralism is good for faith. For several years now, my work as a sociologist has circled around the phenomenon of pluralism.

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The result of this preoccupation is a book I published inThe Many Altars of Modernity. It is an exercise in sociological analysis of the contemporary religious.

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Pluralism and neo-corporatism are the two primary theories that have been put forward to explain interest group influence on public policy. Pluralists argue that the most realistic description of politics and policy making is a marketplace with more or less perfect competition.

14 RELIGIOUS PLURALISM: A Resource Book PHILOSOPHICAL PLURALISM The third meaning of pluralism is philosophical. In liberal political theory, diversity can be envisaged either as a fact or as an instrumental value On the one hand, the liberal state must ensure that diversity does not threaten the stability of the Size: KB.

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Arising from a Center for Process Studies conference at Claremont Graduate University, this book offers an alternative to the version of religious pluralism that has dominated. Pluralism is the first book in which Connolly explains the relationship between pluralism and the experience of time, and he offers readings of several films that address how time is understood, including Time Code, Far from Heaven, Waking Life, and The Maltese Falcon.

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He also provides one of the best descriptions of the amazing.Pluralism Sunday. Pluralism isn’t just diversity; it’s something we create out of this diversity. Dr. Diana Eck, founder and director of the Pluralism Project. On the first Sunday in May.

The first Sunday of May is the day that many progressive Christian congregations observe as Pluralism Sunday. Sincewe have been affirming that.