Protagoras of Abdera (c. 490-c. 420 BCE), a Greek philosopher, famous for his invention of sophistry as a profession. According to ancient testimonies he published some literary works, but nothing is preserved. The present publication contains a collection of scant doxographic evidence about Protagoras' life and writings. The evidences are based on A. Lask and G. Most' Early Greek Philosophy (2016).
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|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2020|
- Sources of ancient philosophy
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- 02 PHILOSOPHY