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  • Most Famous Greek Doctor
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    The Greeks made some contributions to the development of medicine but they basically still believed in the supernatural How far do you agree The Greeks lived between 1500 BC and 500 BC and had a vast empire, which stretched from the bottom of the Black Sea to the bottom of Egypt and from what we now call Greece to the borders of India and China. Generally I do not agree that basically believed in the supernatural because although many early Greeks in particular were very dependent on supernatura...
  • Greek Philosopher
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    Allusions in Canto IV of Dante's Inferno Adam was the first man, whose creation, fall and history are told in the opening chapters of Genesis. Abel, in Hebrew He bel (breath, vapor), the second son of Adam, murdered by his brother Cain. He was considered by God to be a man of faith Noah was spared for his piety when God, angered at the corruption of the world, destroyed it with a flood lasting 40 days and 40 nights. Noah had been warned to build the ark, and to take on board with him his wife, h...
  • Philosopher Of Greek Culture
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    Greek Religion is the beginning to Greek philosophy and the beginning to many great philosophers. The lack of stimulation that Greek religion is the main reason why the study of philosophy became so popular in Greek culture. Philosophy of religion was studied because people like Socrates did not understand why things were and why they had to be only that way. The lack of religion is what led to people and philosophers questioning the ethical choices people followed. Philosophy is a study of beli...
  • Greek Philosophers
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    During the Greek Golden Age, art and philosophy expressed hellenic 'weltanschauung', their unique outlook on the world and way of life. Through the works of artists, playwrights, and philosophers, one can see both sides of the conflicted systems of the world, such as; good vs. evil, order vs. chaos, stability vs. flux, relativism vs. absolutism and balance and harmony. The Greeks were materialists. They adopted the philosophical doctrine which says that physical matter is the only reality in the...
  • Pericles And Anaxagoras
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    Anaxagoras of Clazomenae- Greek philosopher who was truly gifted Anaxagoras has been described as the last major Greek philosopher. Anaxagoras was an Ionian. He was born in what today is Turkey. Not much is know of his early life. We know that he came form a rich family but gave up that wealth to de voe himself to science. Anaxagoras is considered to be the first to introduce philosophy to the Athenians when he moved there in about 480 BC. Pericles rose to power during Anaxagoras's stay in Athen...
  • Greek Philosophy
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    Greece. The word evokes images of sunny islands, music and dancing, cruise ships, and magnificent crumbling ruins. It also conjures up thoughts of dusty tomes filled with difficult ramblings by thinkers who died more than two thousand years ago. It wasn't like that in ancient times, of course. The islands were as sunny and the waters as blue and inviting as ever, but philosophers were celebrities. Almost everyone knew about their lives and doings, and each of the most famous had an enthusiastic ...
  • Most Influential Philosophers In Greece
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    Pericles was the leader of Athens during its Golden Age. He encouraged democratic principles, such as citizen involvement. Under Pericles' rule, Athens gained beautiful art and architecture and threw marvelous festivals, banquets, and parades. These attracted merchants, philosophers, and artisans from all over Greece. He had an imperialistic foreign policy; he wanted the world to know the supremacy of Athens. Unfortunately, this policy led to the downfall of Athens. When all the other city-state...

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