The Art and Thought of Heraclitus

The Art and Thought of Heraclitus Review

In this study, the disconnected fragments of the writings of Heraclitus, the Greek philosopher (ca. 500 B.C.), are translated, and the pattern of his thought is reconstructed by the author....

Title:The Art and Thought of Heraclitus
Edition Language:English

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  • Caroline

    This is a review of Charles Kahn’s ‘The Art and Thought of Heraclitus: A New Arrangement and Translation of the Fragments with Literary and Philosophical Commentary’. I state this because Goodre...

  • Casey

    Listen, this is the most important translation. The issue here is the order of the fragments. When you are dealing with a puzzle box and you only have a few of the pieces it can be tempting to let the...

  • Nicolas Leon

    Kahn offers the fragments of Heraclitus in solid translation, with an extensive and thoughtful commentary that both takes account of a great deal of secondary literature and provides the author's own ...

  • joycesu

    if i can get my hands on a copy of this... it's gonna get read. :[...

  • Gage Hoefer

    I initially was interested in reading this only as preparatory material for some of Hegel's work, but once I started I was surprised at how much I enjoyed this. It was interesting to see just how much...

  • TR

    This translation is the best I've looked at (it's called the Marcovich, I think). Heraclitus' aphorisms are truly wise and could be the basis for a religion. I've noticed the fragments are hard to fin...

  • Elisabeth Colucci

    Pretty good....