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date: 01 December 2022

Hermias(3)locked

, Greek Christian author, c. 200 ce

Hermias(3)locked

, Greek Christian author, c. 200 ce
  • Wolfram Kinzig

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Hermias (3), otherwise unknown Christian author of the Satire on the Profane Philosophers. This small Greek treatise of uncertain date (perhaps c.200 ce) aims at exposing the contradictions of the teachings of the major philosophical schools as regards the nature of the soul and the universe. The author relies heavily on doxographical sources.

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  • Roman Myth and Religion

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