Chorology (Paperback)

On Beginning in Plato's Timaeus (Collected Writings of John Sallis)

By John Sallis

Indiana University Press, 9780253046666, 192pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2020

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (4/1/2020)
Paperback (11/22/1999)

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Description

This excellent work... deserves the serious consideration of all who are interested in contemporary philosophy as well as those who concern themselves with ancient philosophy, especially Plato." --Review of Metaphysics

In Chorology, John Sallis takes up one of the most enigmatic discourses
in the history of philosophy. Plato's discourse on the chora--the chorology--forms the pivotal moment in the Timaeus. The implications of the chorology are momentous and communicate with many of the most decisive issues in contemporary philosophical discussions.



About the Author

John Sallis is Frederick J. Adelmann Professor of Philosophy at Boston College. He is author of more than twenty books, including Light Traces (IUP, 2014) and Logic of Imagination (IUP, 2012).