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What is Up to Us?

Studies on Agency and Responsibility in Ancient Philosophy.
Edited by Pierre Destrée, Ricardo Salles and Marco Zingano.
2014. 378 S. 39,00 Euro. 15,5 x 22,5 cm. 978-3-89665-634-6.
(Studies on Ancient Moral and Political Philosophy Bd. 1)

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The problem of responsibility in moral philosophy has been lively debated in the last decades, especially since the publication of Harry Frankfurt's seminal paper, "Alternate possibilities and moral responsibility" (1969). Compatibilists - also known as "soft" determinists - and, on the other side, incompatibilists - libertarians and "hard" determinists - are the main contenders in this major academic controversy. The debate goes back to Antiquity. After Aristotle, compatibilists, and especially the Stoics, debated this issue with the incompatibilists, notably Epicurus (though his classification as an incompatibilist has been disputed in modern scholarship), Alexander of Aphrodisias and Plutarch.

The problem debated at that time and the problem debated nowadays are fundamentally the same, even though the terms and the concepts evolved over the centuries. In Antiquity, the central notion was that of "what is up to us", or "what depends on us". The present volume brings together twenty contributions devoted to examining the problem of moral responsibility as it arises in Antiquity in direct connection with the concept of what is up to us - to eph' hêmin, in Greek, or in nostra potestate and in nobis, in its Latin counterparts, aiming to promote classical scholarship, and to shed some light on the contemporary issues as well.

With contributions by Marcelo D. Boeri, Mauro Bonazzi, Susanne Bobzien, Pierre Destrée, Javier Echeñique, Dorothea Frede, Michael Frede, Lloyd P. Gerson, Laura Liliana Gómez, Jean-Baptiste Gourinat, Christoph Horn, Monte Ransom Johnson, Stefano Maso, Susan Sauvé Meyer, Pierre-Marie Morel, Ricardo Salles, Carlos Steel, Daniela Patrizia Taormina, Emmanuele Vimercati, Katja Maria Vogt, Christian Wildberg and Marco Zingano.


Pierre Destrée is a Research Associate at the Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique (FNRS), and an Associate Professor at the Catholic University of Louvain.

Ricardo Salles is a Researcher at the Instituto de Investigaciones Filosóficas of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, in Mexico City.

Marco Zingano is an Associate Professor at the University of São Paulo, and a Researcher at the Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq).



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Andere neue Titel aus dieser Schriftenreihe/Other new books from this series:

For a Skeptical Peripatetic. Edited by Yosef Liebersohn, Ivor Ludlam and Amos Edelheit.

Nous, Polis, Nomos. Edited by A. Havlíček / Ch. Horn / J. Jinek .

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The Harmony of Conflict. Edited by Francisco L. Lisi and Michele Curnis.

Il NOUS di Aristotele. Edited by Fabio Stella, Maria Giovanna Sillitti, Francesco Fronterotta.

José Antonio Giménez Salinas. Theorie und Praxis bei Platon.

Licciardi, Ivan Adriano. Parmenide tràdito, Parmenide tradìto nel Commentario di Simplicio alla Fisica di Aristotele.

Mansfeld, Jaap et al. Melissus between Miletus and Elea.

Meister Eckhart. Kommentar zum Buch der Weisheit. 2. Auflage. Eingeleitet, übersetzt und erläutert von Karl Albert.

Newton, Isaac. Mathematische Grundlagen der Naturphilosophie. 4. Auflage. Übersetzt und herausgegeben von Ed Dellian.

Ostenfeld, Erik Nis. Human Wisdom.

Plato in Symposium. Edited by Mauro Tulli and Michael Erler.

Reason and No-reason from Ancient Philosophy to Neurosciences. Edited by R. Loredana Cardullo and Francesco Coniglione.

Robinson, Thomas M. The Other Olympians.

Understanding the 'Phaedrus'. Second edition. Edited by Livio Rossetti.