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    • Ancient Greek Cosmogony 

      Gregory, Andrew (Flinders University Department of Languages - Modern Greek, 2009)
      This paper was given as a public lecture to open the 2007 Conference of Greek Studies. It discusses some themes in ancient Greek thought concerning the origins of the cosmos, and differentiates Greek philosophical cosmogony ...
    • Plato on Order from Chaos 

      Gregory, Andrew (Flinders University Department of Languages - Modern Greek, 2009)
      There is a debate about the account of the origins of the cosmos given in Plato’s Timaeus. Should we take it literally, as giving us a cosmogony? Or should it be taken metaphorically, giving an account of what the world ...