Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Epicurus: was the founder of the Epicurean school, 342 -271 BC Chr. He was influenced by Democritus and Aristotle. He founded a community with like-minded people in his home in Athens. According to Epicurus, being is in the things, not behind or above them. (See Der kleine Pauly, Lexikon der Antike, Munich 1979).

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
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Adorno, Th.W. Epicurus   Adorno, Th.W.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-21