Ancient Greek medicine was a compilation of theories and practices that were
constantly ... Another way ancient Greeks sought relief from their ailments was
through help from the healing god Asclepi...
The Greeks had a word for it, physis, first used in a prominent way by Heraclitus,
... Growth occurs on its own, undisturbed, but according to a predetermined and ...
The purpose of this unit is not to impart scientific knowledge for its own sake.
Rather, it is ... These questions had always been pondered by the ancient Greeks
Historical materialists would be untrue to their own principles if they failed to ....
Thucydides, the pre-eminent Greek historian, declared that he had written his ...
The Greek culture had its own musical ideas. In fact, the Greek philosophers
expanded their theories beyond the soothing powers of music to the ethical
Greek astronomy is understood to include the ancient Greek, Hellenistic, ... to
ethnic Greeks, as the Greek language had become the language of scholarship
throughout ... and theories gradually gleaned from their older neighbors across
the sea, ... One early and popular cult, that of Orpheus, developed its own of gods
suggested that the ancient Greeks had contributed ... supplying their city states
with the finest possible ..... criticizes Plato's views and then proposes his own.
... had all opted, in their own different ways, for an incorrect theory of vision. ...
The ancient greeks had already noticed this "fire" gleaming in animals' eyes (
Thus, the Sophists had no small influence on fifth century Greece and Greek
thought. .... As a result of showing so many people their own ignorance, or at
least trying to, .... Thus, any pronouncement about Plato's “theory” of this or that
must be ...
Although the modern theory of biological evolution by natural selection is well ...
Thus for Darwin there is no sharp distinction between a new variation and a new
... The Greeks had, it is true, no term exactly equivalent to " evolution"; but when
.... and end, all in all remains unmixed in his own essence, transcendent thoug...