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Proclus

Citation

Baltzly, D, Proclus, The Encyclopedia of Philosophy of Religion, S Goetz and C Taliaferro (ed), USA (2021) [Entry]

DOI: doi:10.1002/9781119009924.eopr0315

Abstract

Proclus (412485) regarded what we call metaphysics as a study of the divine causes. His commentaries on Plato were part of a program through which the aspiring Platonist was thought to be elevated and rendered like the gods.

Item Details

Item Type:Entry
Keywords:neoplatonism, religion
Research Division:Philosophy and Religious Studies
Research Group:History and philosophy of specific fields
Research Field:History of philosophy
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies
UTAS Author:Baltzly, D (Professor Dirk Baltzly)
ID Code:148331
Year Published:2021
Deposited By:Philosophy and Gender Studies
Deposited On:2021-12-22
Last Modified:2021-12-22
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