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Richard Carrier Introd


(Bibliography of Skepticism in the Ancient World) (1998)

Richard Carrier

(copyright 1999)



Barclay, William, “Hellenistic Thought in New Testament Times: the Sceptics,” in Expository Times, Vol. 71, July, 1960, pp. 297-301.

The Greek Sceptics and Sextus Empiricus, John C. Berberelly, New York, Columbia University, 1974.

Stoics and Sceptics, Edwyn Robert Bevan, New York, Arno Press, 1979, 152 p.

Rationalism in Greek Philosophy, George Boas, Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1961.

How Things Are: Studies in Predication and the History of Philosophy and Science, James Bogen, and James E. McGuire (editors), Dordrecht, D. Reidel, 1985, 345 p.

Ethics and Epistemology in Sextus Empiricus, Tad Brennan, Princeton University, 1993.

Les Sceptiques Grecs: Ouvrage Couronne par l’Academie Dessciences Morales et Politiques, Victor Charles Louis Brochard, 2nd edition, Paris, J. Vrin, 1923, 432 p.

Etudes sur les Philosophies Hellenistiques: Epicurisme, Stoicisme, Scepticisme, Jacques Brunschwig, Paris, Presses universitaires de France, 1995, 364 p.

Papers in Hellenistic Philosophy, Jacques Brunschwig, New York, Cambridge University Press, 1994, 277 p.

Burnyeat, M. F.,The Skeptical Tradition, Berkeley, University of California Press, 1983, 450 p.

The Original Sceptics, M. F. Burnyeat, and Michael Frede (editors), Indianapolis, Hackett Pub. Co., 1996.

Le Scepticisme Grec, Surtout d’Apres Sextus Empiricus, Venant Cauchy, Montreal, Canada, University Of Montreal, 1947.

Clay, Diskin, “The Hellenistic Philosophers: Schools, Systems, and Sceptics,” in Ancient Philosophy, Vol. 13, No. 2, Fall, 1993, pp. 379-393.

Le Scepticisme, Frederic Cossutta, Paris, Presses universitaires de France, 1994, 127 p.

Wayward Reflections on the History of Philosophy, James A. Diefenbeck, Lanham, Md, University Press of America, 1996, 295 p.

Dihle, Albrecht, “Science et Philosophie à l’Époche Hellénistique,” in Comptes Rendus de l’Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, 1987, pp. 655-666.

The Question of “Eclecticism”: Studies in Later Greek Philosophy, John M. Dillon, and Anthony A. Long (editors), Berkeley, University of California Press, 1988, 271 p.

Saying and Knowing: a Study in Early Greek Concepts of Rhetoric, Brian Roger Donovan, State University of New York at Albany, 1988.

The Criterion of Truth, Ralph Doty, New York, P. Lang, 1992, 127 p.

Floridi, Luciano, “The Diffusion of Sextus Empiricus’s Works in the Renaissance,” in Journal of the History of Ideas, Vol. 56, No. 1, January, 1995, pp. 63-85.

Frère, J., “Les Origines Grecques du Problème de la Représentation (Sophistes, Aristote, Stoïciens et Sceptiques),” in Actes du XVIIIe Congres des Sociétés de Philosophie de langue française, Strasbourg, Juillet 1980, Paris, J. Vrin, 1982, pp. 194-197.

Conclusion a la Philosophie Sceptique, P. Gambotto, Paris, Pensee universelle, 1977, 253 p.

Die Geschichte des Griechischen Skeptizismus, Albert Goedeckemeyer, New York, Garland Publishing, 1987, 337 p.

Greek Scepticism: Anti-Realist Trends in Ancient Thought, Leo Groarke, Toronto, McGill-Queens University Press, 1990, 176 p.

Religious Pluralism and Unbelief: Studies Critical and Comparative, Ian Hamnett (editor), London, Routledge, 1990, 279 p.

The Sceptics, R. J. Hankinson New York, Routledge, 1995., 376 p.

2000 Years of Disbelief: Famous People with the Courage to Doubt, James A. Haught, Amherst, NY, Prometheus Books, 1996, 334 p.

Hussey, Edward, “The Beginnings of Epistemology: from Homer to Philolaus,” in Epistemology, Stephen Everson, New York, Cambridge University Press, 1989, pp. 11-38.

Sextus Empiricus and Ancient Scepticism, Madeleine Pepin Keys, Austin, TX, University Of Texas at Austin, 1990, 259 p.

Kleve, K., “On the Beauty of God: A Discussion Between Epicureans, Stoics and Sceptics,” in Symbolae Osloenses, Vol. 53, 1978, pp. 69-83.

Conflicting Appearances: Protagoras and the Development of Early Greek Epistemology, Mi-kyoung (Mitzi) Lee, Harvard University, 1996.

The Beginnings of Western Science: the European Scientific Tradition in Philosophical, Religious, and Institutional Context: 600 B.C. to A.D. 1450, David C. Lindberg, Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1992, 455 p.

Hellenistic Philosophy: Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics, A. A. Long, 2nd edition; Berkeley, University of California Press, 1986, 274 p.

The Greek Sceptics from Pyrrho to Sextus: an Essay Which Obtained the Hare Prize in the Year 1868, Norman Maccoll, London, Macmillan, 1869, 108 p.

Indifference Arguments, Stephen Makin, Cambridge, Blackwell, 1994.

Skepticism, Arne Naess, NY, Humanities Press, 1969.

Human Knowledge : Classical and Contemporary Approaches, Paul K. Moser, and Arnold vander Nat, 2nd edition; New York, Oxford University Press, 1995., 463 p.

Augustine: Scepticism and Philosophy, Alven Michael Neiman, Notre Dame, IN, University of Notre Dame, 1978, 296 p.

The Origins of Materialism, George Novack, NY, Merit, 1965.

The Greek Sceptics, Mary Mills Patrick, New York, Columbia University Press, 1929, 339 p.

Sextus Empiricus and Greek Scepticism, Mary Mills Patrick, Cambridge, D. Bell, 1899, 163 p.

Pigeaud, J., “Voir, Imaginer, Rêver, être Fou: Quelques Remarques sur l’Hallucination et l’Illusion dans la Philosophie Stoïcienne, Épicurienne, Sceptique, et la Médecine Antique,” in Littérature, Médecine et Société, Vol. 5, 1983, pp. 23-53.

The History of Skepticism from Erasmus to Descartes, Richard H. Popkin, NY, Humanities Press, 1961.

Scepticism in the History of Philosophy: a Pan-American Dialogue, Richard H. Popkin (editor), Boston, Mass, Kluwer Academic, 1996., 285 p.

Antike Skeptiker, Friedo Ricken, Munchen, C.H. Beck, 1994, 173 p.

Pyrrhon et le Scepticisme Grec, Leon Robin, New York, Garland Pub., 1980, 255 p.

Doubt and Dogmatism: Studies in Hellenistic Epistemology, Malcolm Schofield; Myles Burnyeat, and Jonathan Barnes (editors), New York, Oxford University Press, 1980, 342 p.

Stoics, Epicureans and Sceptics, R. W. Sharples, London, Routledge, 1996., 154 p.

A Short History of Philosophy, Robert C. Solomon, and Kathleen M. Higgins, New York, Oxford University Press, 1996., 329 p.

The History of Ancient Scepticism (Toldot ha-safkanut ha-`atikah), Nathan Spiegel, Yerushalayim, Mosad Byalik va-Akademon, 1982., 156 p. [it is uncertain if this is in Hebrew, or multilingual]

“Stoa, Epikureismus und Skepsis,” in Die Philosophie der Antike, Malte Hossenfelder, Munchen, C. H. Beck, Vol. 3, 1985, 252 p.

The Greek Skeptics, Charlotte Lucile Stough, Berkeley, University of California, 1966.

Greek Skepticism: A Study in Epistemology, Charlotte L. Stough, Berkeley, University of California Press, 1969, 167 p.

Essays on Hellenistic Epistemology and Ethics, Gisela Striker, New York, Cambridge University Press, 1996, 335 p.

Scepticism or Platonism? The Philosophy of the Fourth Academy, Harold Tarrant, New York, Cambridge University Press, 1985, 192 p.

The Sceptics in the Old Testament and in the Literatures of the Ancient Near East, Samuel Lucien Terrien, 1941, 282 p.

A Short History of Western Atheism, James Thrower, London, Pemberton, 1971.

Ancient Greek Philosophy: Its Development and Relevance to Our Time, Robert C. Trundle, Ashgate, Brookfield, 1994, 328 p.

Le Scepticisme Philosophique, André Verdan, Paris, Bordas, 1971, 145 p.

Philosophie der Griechen, “The Stoics, Epicureans, and Sceptics”, Eduard Zeller, new and rev. ed. edition; New York, Russell &Russell, 1962, 585 p.

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