Antikkens filosofi

Gruppens mål er å fremme forskning innen antikkens filosofi. Antikkgruppen ønsker å knytte til seg masterstudenter, ph.d-kandidater og faglig ansatte som vil arbeide med tidsrommet fra Thales til Augustin. Gruppen som sådan har ingen spesielle preferanser når det gjelder filosofisk tilnærmingsmåte.


Paideia, Power and Persuasion: Political Thinking in and around Plato

This year’s Ancient Philosophy symposium was dedicated to investigations of political thinking and practice related to Plato. Keynote speaker was Professor Ryan Balot, a highly esteemed scholar who is well-known for his work on Ancient political theory.


Grounding Rhetoric in Dialectic: On collection and division in Plato’s Phaedrus

What is the nature of dialectic in Plato? In this presentation postdoc Kristian Larsen will approach the question by concentrating on the Phaedrus.

Metode i antikken

The Greek Concept of Method: The ethical and metaphysical origins of method in Hesiod, Parmenides and beyond

In this presentation Jakob Leth Fink (Göteborgs Universitet) will focus on the terminology relevant for the discussion of method in ancient philosophical and scientific texts.