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Claudius Ptolemy (Klaudios Ptolemaios) and the Sphericity of the Earth
(Flinders University Department of Languages - Modern Greek, 2001)
We know almost nothing about Claudius Ptolemy except that he was a Greek scientist who lived and worked in Alexandria in the second century of the common era (CE). He produced important surviving contributions in optics, ...
Plato on False Pains and False Pleasures
(Flinders University Department of Languages - Modern Greek, 2003)
A commonsense view about pains and pleasures is that they are mere sensations. Perceiving pains as painful and pleasures as pleasant does not involve beliefs about the world. Plato argues for the bizarre claim that what ...