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The rhetoric of explanation in Lucretius" De rerum natura

by Daniel MarkovicМЃ

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lucretius Carus, Titus,
  • Lucretius Carus, Titus. -- Criticism, Textual,
  • Rhetoric, Ancient -- History and criticism,
  • Didactic poetry, Latin -- History and criticism,
  • Philosophy, Ancient, in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Daniel Marković.
    SeriesMnemosyne : bibliotheca classica Batava monographs on Greek and Roman language and literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA6495 .M37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16753142M
    ISBN 109789004167964
    LC Control Number2008014326

    On the Nature of Things By Lucretius. Commentary: Many comments have been posted about On the Nature of Things. Download: And we ourselves indeed to make this book, And still to seek the nature of the world And set it down, when once discovered, here In these my country's leaves. Thus all pursuits. LUCRETIUS (? – c. 55 BCE) Little is known of Lucretius (d. ca. 55 BCE [Donatus, Life of Virgil] or perhaps a few years later; cf. Hutchinson ) apart from his poem in six books, On the Nature of Things (De rerum natura), an exposition in Latin hexameters of the doctrines of the Greek philosopher Epicurus, who lived two centuries Jerome, in his Chronicle (Olympiad .

    Titus Lucretius Carus (ca. 99 BC – ca. 55 BC) was a Roman poet and only known work is the epic philosophical poem De rerum natura about the beliefs of Epicureanism, and which is translated into English as On the Nature of Things or "On the Nature of the Universe".. Virtually nothing is known about the life of Lucretius. Jerome tells how he was driven mad by a love . On the Nature of Things, long poem written in Latin as De rerum natura by Lucretius that sets forth the physical theory of the Greek philosopher Epicurus. The title of Lucretius’s work translates that of the chief work of Epicurus, Peri physeōs (On Nature). Read More on This Topic. Lucretius: De rerum natura.

    The Nature of Things (or De Rerum Natura in the original Latin) by Lucretius is a combination of poetry, science and philosophy. The poem explores Lucretius belief about the gods, humanity, the senses, the world, and the universe, all through the philosophical framework of Epicurus.4/5. Lucretius: | | | |Titus Lucretius Carus| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most.


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Get this from a library. The rhetoric of explanation in Lucretius' De rerum natura. [Daniel Marković] -- Alleged incompatibility of Epicurus' philosophy with rhetoric has led modern scholars to isolate rhetorical procedures in Lucretius' "De Rerum Natura". sion that the De Rerum Natura, even in iu most scientific discussions, is Itill poetry.

I have translated from my own text published in the Bibliotheca Oxoniensi. inbut in the-I fear-numerous places, where I have since altered my opinion, I have taken what I. Alleged incompatibility of Epicurus’ philosophy with rhetoric has led modern scholars to isolate rhetorical procedures in Lucretius’ De rerum natura and regard them as non-Epicurean, accessory features.

This study of Lucretius’ rhetorical procedures is based on a wider understanding of the term rhetoric, not limited to the genre of by: 3.

Titus Lucretius Carus (/ ˈ t aɪ t ə s l uː ˈ k r iː ʃ ə s / TY-təs loo-KREE-shəs, Classical Latin: [ˈtɪtʊs lʊˈkreːtɪ.ʊs]; c. 99 BC – c. 55 BC) was a Roman poet and philosopher. His only known work is the philosophical poem De rerum natura, a didactic work about the tenets and philosophy of Epicureanism, and which usually is translated into English as On the Nature of : Hellenistic philosophy.

On the Nature of Things By Lucretius Book I: Proem Mother of Rome, delight of Gods and men, Dear Venus that beneath the gliding stars Makest to teem the many-voyaged main And fruitful lands- for all of living things For explanation.

First, then, when he speaks Of this homeomeria of things, he thinks. Chapter One. Epos And Physis In: The Rhetoric of Explanation in Lucretius’ De rerum natura. Author: D. Markovic. Page Count: 15–49 DOI: Outlook - The Rhetoric Of Explanation In DRN.

Bibliography. Indices. Metrics Metrics. All Time Author: D. Markovic. BOOK I BOOK II BOOK III BOOK IV BOOK V BOOK VI card: lines lines lines Lucretius. De Rerum Natura.

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TITVS LVCRETIVS CARVS (c. 94 – c. 49 B.C.) DE RERVM NATVRA LIBRI SEX. Liber I: Liber II: Liber III: Liber IV: Liber V: Liber VI: The Latin Library The Classics.

Titus Lucretius Carus (in Latin pronounced as /ˈtɪtʊs lʊˈkreːtɪ.ʊs/; 99 BC – c. 55 BC) was a Roman poet and philosopher. His only known work is the philosophical poem De rerum natura, a didactic work about the tenets and philosophy of Epicureanism, and which is usually translated into English as On the Nature of ius has been credited with originating the concept of.

Professional Summary. Daniel Markovich is a philologist with a broad interest in Greek and Latin poetics, rhetoric, and philosophy. He has published on Lucretius (including the monograph on The Rhetoric of Explanation in Lucretius’ De rerum natura, Brill ), Vergil, Horace, and Greco-Roman rhetorical theory, mainly focusing on the intersection between literature — poetry and.

Ancient understandings of the cosmos, evolution, atoms, man's place in the animal kingdom, that are spot on. The heralding of the insignificance of any "gods", spirits, fairies, monsters and and such and the insistence of the death of the mind/soul upon the death of the body & no craven desperate need given to the belief of an afterlife, or of a ridiculous place with God, spirits & our /5(32).

Book One. Lucretius begins by invoking the name of Venus as a creative force, appealing to Memmius (to whom the work is addressed), and then praising his master Epicurus. (Scholars have noted the seeming inconsistency in Lucretius' invoking Venus at the beginning of a work that disclaims the gods' involvement with human life.

CUP ( [2nd ed.]) p/b pp £ (ISBN ) The first edition appeared insince when there has been much work on Lucretius which K.

summarises in a Supplementary Introduction, though with specific focus on Book 3. The introduction itself is for the most part unchanged (updates appear in three notes) but the section [ ]. Lucretius, De rerum natura = The nature of things. A Poetic Translation. Berkeley: University of California Press, (The Joan Palevsky Imprint in Classical Literature).

xiv, pp. Smith, Martin Ferguson. 'Lucretius ' CQ 54,Solomon, Daniel. 'Lucretius' Progressive Revelation of Nature in DRN ' Phoenix Titus Lucretius Carus (ca. 99–55 b.c.) is known primarily as the Roman author of the long didactic poemDe Rerum Natura(On the Nature of Things). In it, he set out to explicate the universe, embracing and refuting ideas of the great Greek philosophers.

Now available in paperback, this annotated scholarly edition of the Latin text ofDe Rerum Naturahas long been hailed as one of 2/5(1). Lucretius' theory of atomic motion is one of the most difficult and technical parts of De rerum natura, and, for that reason, has hitherto been neglected by commentators.

This is the first commentary to take account of the remarkable discoveries and re-evaluations in the field of Hellenistic philosophy over the past thirty years, which have been stimulated by the publication .Titus Lucretius Carus (ca. 99–55 B. C.) is known primarily as the Roman author of the long didactic poem De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things).

In it, he set out to explicate the universe, embracing and refuting ideas of the great Greek philosophers.book of Lucretius’ De rerum natura, in which our gaze is shifted from the primordia rerum, the imperishable first-beginnings of things, to 1 Of course, strictly speaking, the Epicureans are not atheists; but their gods inhabit another world and care not a whit for humankind, which is to say that their brand of humanism is aggressively Size: KB.