Andronicus of Rhodes

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  • Andronicus of Rhodes — (lived c. 60 BC), was an ancient Greek philosopher from Rhodes who was also the eleventh scholarch of the Peripatetics. [Ammonius, In de Int. 5.24] He was at the head of the Peripatetic school at Rome, about 58 BC, and was the teacher of Boethus… …   Wikipedia

  • Andronicus Of Rhodes — ▪ Greek philosopher also called  Andronicus Rhodius   flourished 1st century BC       Greek philosopher noted for his meticulous editing and commentary of Aristotle s (Aristotle) works, which had passed from one generation to the next in such a… …   Universalium

  • ANDRONICUS OF RHODES —    a disciple of Aristotle in the time of Cicero, and to whom we owe the preservation of many of Aristotle s works …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Andronicus — or Andronikos may refer to:* Livius Andronicus (c.284 BC–204 BC), introduced drama to the Romans and produced the first formal play in Latin in c.240 BC *Andronicus ben Meshullam, a Jewish scholar of the second century BC *Andronicus of Cyrrhus… …   Wikipedia

  • Rhodes — • A titular metropolitan of the Cyclades Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Rhodes     Rhodes     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Peripatetic school (The) — The Peripatetic school1 Robert W.Sharples THE HISTORY OF THE SCHOOL AND OF ARISTOTLE’S WRITINGS The history of Peripatetic philosophy after Aristotle falls into two phases, divided by the renewal of interest in the works we now possess after… …   History of philosophy

  • Aristotle — For other uses, see Aristotle (disambiguation). Ἀριστοτέλης, Aristotélēs Marble bust of Aristotle. Roman copy after a Gree …   Wikipedia

  • Aristotle — • Philosopher, born at Stagira, a Grecian colony in the Thracian peninsula Chalcidice, 384 B.C.; died at Chalcis, in Euboea, 322 B.C Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Aristotle     Aristotle …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Peripatetic school — The Peripatetics were members of a school of philosophy in ancient Greece. Their teachings derived from their founder, the Greek philosopher Aristotle and Peripatetic ( #x03b9; #x03b9; #x03ba; #x1f79; #x03c2;) is a name given to his followers.As… …   Wikipedia

  • Theophrastus — Statue of Theophrastus, Orto botanico di Palermo Full name Theophrastus Born c. 371 BC Eresos Died c. 287 BC …   Wikipedia

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